Donald Trump may have to settle for deterring, not disarming, North Korea

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September 08, 2017 3:45 AM

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – President Donald Trump, like his predecessors, may find that neither negotiations nor economic and military pressure can force North Korea to abandon its nuclear programme, and that the United States has no choice but to try to contain it and deter North Korean leader Kim Jong Un from ever using a nuclear weapon.