Why North Korea has no interest in talking to the South
August 11, 2017
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — With liberals back in charge in South Korea, Seoul is making peace offerings to its archrivals, but the North isn't biting.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in believes the best way to solve the North Korean nuclear crisis is engagement of the sort that two past liberal leaders used to win historic summits with Pyongyang.
The problem, as clearly demonstrated during the last several chaotic days, is that North Korea doesn't want to talk.
Instead, it has been testing missiles at an unprecedented pace and threatening to launch some of those toward Guam. Pyongyang may...