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Oversees more developments now the United States now sending.
Advance stealthy F 22 fighter jets to South Korea to join military exercises there this amid rising tensions.
On the peninsula North Korea making trouble is nothing new we know -- KT McFarland Fox's national security analysts here do.
Examined the headlines of today and over -- week and good morning to him you say every spring -- like -- clockwork.
Are they critical in north -- -- -- -- crisis they're running out of food they're -- -- are allowed they create a crisis.
We say let's negotiate to defuse the crisis they meet with us we give them food -- and other aid the crisis is to use -- next year.
This year were it might be different life.
Three things one -- has -- leadership.
This is the new North Korean leader untested he's Shoney's pretty reckless he's every like this shouldn't kept -- playing with matches but he's on the verge of getting nuclear weapons.
North Korea has a new leader South Korea has a hawkish new president.
Japan has a hawkish new leader we have a new secretary of state and secretary of defense the -- the Chinese have new leadership.
Probably more hawkish so everybody is untested in this annual routine and dance that they do and the worry is that not nobody wants -- fight nobody wants a war.
But could just stumble into one minus.
You have the B two bomber fly from Missouri are back last week you've got the F twenty -- joining this military exercise now.
Are we defusing this are we contributing to -- what is our position right now and how you interpret our moves.
Toward North Korea.
Well they're pretty hawkish I mean we've I think they're the right things to do but why this is tight rope to walk you don't want to look like here not responding to these varied.
Bellicose statements out of North Korea and military.
Alert status because the South Koreans are watching the Japanese are watching.
We don't want the South Koreans to say do we can't believe in the United States as an ally we need our nuclear weapons you don't want Japan to say we need debris militarist.
But the problem is between north and South Korea it's like going across Central Park -- DMZ have been to a number of times you see the other guys their two miles away from each other.
And at what's in that two miles.
Thirty -- -- American troops so something could happen and it would happen.
Very -- it's hard to know what is serious -- and what is hyperbole.
But is there a way to diffuse this.
-- -- slowly Peter router does somebody make a move.
-- were on that that could set off a series of reactions that could lead to something much more -- what you were.
That is one of them leads to a series of events that cause a conflict is there -- way to diffuse it.
Well maybe we can say yet again analysts have negotiations were giving the food aid I think the key to all this is China we have been waiting for years.
To say -- China you deal with North Korea you keep these guys alive you get -- 75% of their food and if you allow.
And a Chinese have been reluctant to -- in North Korea.
-- has it now gotten to the point -- -- threatens to boil over new Chinese leadership may be this is our opportunity to say let's let's figure out how we're gonna stop this from being a little.
Quickly we were told last week the B two bomber is something that North Korea truly.
Is concerned about sure same for the F 22 and they say let's -- family write same same aircraft stealth technology.
I sophisticated weapons in the world it seems like there's a headline every day so will likely call -- you again later thanks -- -- to -- KT McFarland thank you.
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