North Korea looks to be preparing a launch that could torpedo talks and bring a full-on war with the US

  • North Korea appears to be planning a satellite launch, something that has previously ruined multiple dialogues between Washington and Pyongyang.
  • Satellite launches use technology similar to ballistic missile launches — and they’re a sneaky way that North Korea has gotten around previous agreements banning missile testing. But the US would be unlikely to stand for that.
  • Meanwhile, President Donald Trump appears to be preparing for war with North Korea, and a satellite launch could be the jumping-off point.

Despite a visible and encouraging thaw in relations between North Korea and South Korea, Pyongyang appears to be readying a move that could torpedo upcoming talks with the US and bring about an all-out war. read more