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US-Japan war games near N Korea far from amusing

Intimidating nature of the exercise could push Kim into an aggresso-defensive reaction

Tensions have risen since a US Navy strike force led by the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson set off for waters close to the Korean peninsula.


WAR games cease to be amusing once the "games" become real-life situations, and only boys playing with toys could possibly think otherwise. Yet here we are with the president of the United States and the prime minister of Japan launching such games in North-east Asia.


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