Tensions between North Korea and South Korea continue to mount amid charges that North Korea recently torpedoed and sank a South Korean warship. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton visited South Korea earlier this week where she condemned the actions saying that South Korea has the full backing of the U.S. in the matter. Foreign Policy Senior Fellow Richard Bush says the row between the two countries is of grave concern and must not be allowed to further escalate.
We're at an impasse where we're not going to give North Korea what they want, and the North Koreans are not giving us what we want. [Each week that passes without progress] really lays bare the anemic nature [of the declaration President Trump and Kim Jong-un made in June in Singapore].