The Korea peninsula again

Start with the worst-case scenario. What if there really were a war in the Korean peninsula?

Gwynne Dyer
Published: Wednesday, 06/02/2010 12:00 am EDT

Start with the worst-case scenario. What if there really were a war in the Korean peninsula? Even by local standards, the rhetoric has been heated since the South Korean warship Cheonan was sunk by an explosion last March, killing 46 sailors, and it has been white-hot since "independent investigators" reported on May 20 that a North Korean torpedo had struck the vessel.

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