In March this year, Donald Trump broached his willingness to let Japan and South Korea develop their own nuclear weapons in lieu of relying on US nuclear protection.
In that same interview, he said he would be willing to remove US troops from both of those countries if they didn't do more to cover the costs of keeping those troops there — “Not happily, but the answer is yes,” Trump said.
Crispin Rovere Security, Asia America has 28,000 troops along the DMZ in Korea. They serve no military purpose other than to die first... Last month, Donald Trump famously acknowledged the possibility that in the future Japan and So...
WORLD WAR III BEGAN WHEN A MAN NAMED ALBERT SHANKER GOT HOLD OF A NUCLEAR WARHEAD: Donald Trump says Japan and South Korea could have their own nuclear weapons. (Classical reference in headline.)
A White House official said it would be “catastrophic” to adopt a proposal by Donald J. Trump that Japan and South Korea manufacture their own nuclear bombs to deter North Korea, upending decades of work to prevent proliferation.
Last month, Donald Trump famously acknowledged the possibility that in the future Japan and South Korea might develop nuclear weapons. What has the foreign policy establishment so apoplectic is his apparent comfort with that eventua...