Opinion

Parsing Korean rhetoric and reality

Sixty-six years of intense hostility have bred an extreme brand of rhetoric on both sides of the border. But the reality is it’s a cold conflict.

South Korea's president, Park Geun-hye, pictured in 2014, accused North Korean leader Kim Jong-un of 'maniacal recklessness' after its most recent nuclear test. The Hill Times photograph by Sam Garcia

By GWYNNE DYER

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016 12:00 AM

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