Stoking the Fire: Group Urges Washington to Station Nukes in South Korea

1029746337-1South Korea and its principal ally, the United States, have used the situation to boost military cooperation. The latest proposal could lead to even greater tensions on the peninsula. The National Unification Advisory Council, a constitutional organization formed to advise South Korea’s president on how to accomplish peaceful unification, has recommended stockpiling US nuclear weapons. Over the past few months, North Korea has conducted a series of escalating nuclear and ballistic missile tests. These have been roundly condemned by the international community and led to the implementation of harsh new sanctions from the UN Security Council. Read More