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Vexed by North Korea

The Week Ahead, Episode 52


A U.S. admiral says Hawaii is in danger of a North Korean missile strike. The House wants to boost sanctions against the rogue state and Donald Trump last month called senators to the White House to brief them on the threat. CQ Roll Call defense reporters Megan Scully and Rachel Oswald take a deep dive into the vexing issue and the geopolitical considerations that U.S. officials are weighing.

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