North Korea can be dealt with

Remember Helsinki: the history of the Cold War shows a better way of dealing with the North Korean regime.

No one seems to know what to do about North Korea and its nuclear program. When Kim Jong-il launched seven missiles into the Sea of Japan during AmericaÆs Independence Day celebrations, the reaction from the other members of the six-party talks about North KoreaÆs nukes ranged from Japanese outrage to South Korean embarrassment to Chinese silent humiliation.

The United States has failed to rally everyone around a common platform, and these splits allow KimÆs regime to survive. If anything the...

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