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The Lukewarm War: Part Two

Last month, I argued that we are in a Lukewarm War that is getting hotter by the moment. Those moments keep coming faster.

North Korea launched a missile directly over our ally Japan. That was a reckless, impermissible act. Then it got worse; North Korea announced it had tested a Hydrogen Bomb. In a month or a year they could top one of their ICBMs with a thermonuclear device. Kim Jong Ill isn’t bluffing anymore.

There are many other troubled spots on the globe. Our tit-for-tat diplomatic imbroglio with Russia keeps getting worse. NATO sweats every time Trump tweets. Putin rubs his hands with glee as our president does his job of destabilizing Europe for him. read more