NORTH Korean leader Kim Jong-un ordered his government to be prepared for both dialogue and confrontation with the Biden administration, but more for confrontation, state media reported on Friday, days after the US and others urged the North to abandon its nuclear programme and return to talks.
Kim’s statement indicates he’ll likely push to strengthen his nuclear arsenal and increase pressure on Washington to give up what North Korea considers a hostile US policy, though he’ll also prepare for talks to resume, some experts say.
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