Attempting to denuclearise the Korean peninsula by force would result in a level of carnage that the world has not seen since the second world war. Illustration: Craig Stephens

Why a US military strike against North Korea would be disastrous

Will Saetren says the call for pre-emptive action is reckless and would only lead to a massive loss of life. Washington, locked in a deterrence relationship with Pyongyang, must stick to it while trying to find a diplomatic resolution

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Attempting to denuclearise the Korean peninsula by force would result in a level of carnage that the world has not seen since the second world war. Illustration: Craig Stephens
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