Washington has refused dialogue until Pyongyang scraps its nuclear programme. But Kim has thumbed his nose at the sanctions and threats, proving how flawed the approach is. Photo: AP

Direct talks between Washington and Pyongyang the only solution to Korean crisis

Sanctions have not worked, a missile defence system is not foolproof and war is unthinkable; dialogue is the only sensible answer

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Washington has refused dialogue until Pyongyang scraps its nuclear programme. But Kim has thumbed his nose at the sanctions and threats, proving how flawed the approach is. Photo: AP
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