North Korea missile test

North Korea Wants to Talk to U.S., Says Russia

Russia once again billed itself as a potential peace broker, but insider reports suggested that North Korea had been rebuffing U.S. diplomacy, not the other way around.

U.S. Can Live With a Nuclear North Korea

Washington has adapted to threats in the past, when the risk of action was outweighed by the possible consequences of a military strike. It must do so again.