The North Korea Crisis Wishes A Grown-Up, Mr. Trump

But since the 2016 US election, the US has greeted North Korea’s missile tests with the typical disjointed reaction we have come to expect from the Trump administration.
Story highlights Jonathan Cristol: the US has greeted North Korea’s missile tests with the typical disjointed reaction we have come to expect from the Trump administration.
This was a dangerous escalation from North Korea’s previous missile tests, which have followed steep trajectories to avoid flying over Japan , and should be met with a serious response.
(CNN) Early Wednesday morning North Korea launched a Hwasong-12 missile which traveled 1,678 miles over the Japanese island of Hokkaido and landed in the Pacific Ocean.
North Korean actions requires a multifaceted, nuanced, coordinated, and thoughtful response, Cristol writesJonathan Cristol is a fellow at the World Policy Institute and a senior fellow at the Center for Civic Engagement at Bard College.

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