1. Welcome to Religious Forums, a friendly forum to discuss all religions in a friendly surrounding.

    Your voice is missing! You will need to register to get access to the following site features:
    • Reply to discussions and create your own threads.
    • Our modern chat room. No add-ons or extensions required, just login and start chatting!
    • Access to private conversations with other members.

    We hope to see you as a part of our community soon!

North Korea tests missiles...again

Discussion in 'Political Debates' started by ronki23, Aug 15, 2019.

  1. ronki23

    ronki23 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2013
    Messages:
    1,512
    Ratings:
    +170
    Religion:
    Dharmic
    Seriously, is there a need for USA and South Korea to provoke them by doing joint military drills? I'm not saying Kim's a Saint but can we please have another summit- ideally after November as I intend to visit Japan and South Korea this October/November (4th time lucky?)
     
  2. leov

    leov Well-Known Member
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    May 22, 2019
    Messages:
    3,160
    Ratings:
    +732
    Religion:
    Gnostic Christian
    Trump's using NK as boogeyman : they scare SK, Japan e.t.c into buying US weapons.
     
  3. Nowhere Man

    Nowhere Man Bompu Zen Man with a little bit of Bushido.

    Joined:
    Mar 7, 2009
    Messages:
    24,858
    Ratings:
    +9,452
    Religion:
    Zen Buddhism
    They are short-range missiles. I think Kimmy is just blowing off steam. At least he's not flinging any over Japan.
     
  4. ronki23

    ronki23 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2013
    Messages:
    1,512
    Ratings:
    +170
    Religion:
    Dharmic
    I never really understood the point of missile testing and war games- you're wasting ammo and thus money.

    It's no secret I want to visit South Korea and Japan but it's not coming into fruition.
     
  5. MikeDwight

    MikeDwight Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 13, 2019
    Messages:
    1,406
    Ratings:
    +108
    Religion:
    Presbyterian
    You keep saying you are visiting, what you going to do, visit gyonmakbongigong palace? changing of the mudang? I'm going to Audit one jeep over and over, and over, the one that hits little girls, that is costing us money, yen, etc.
     
  6. Kangaroo Feathers

    Kangaroo Feathers Yea, it is written in the Book of Cyril...

    Joined:
    May 19, 2017
    Messages:
    9,532
    Ratings:
    +7,117
    Religion:
    Catholic
    But... But... I thought Trump fixed this?
     
  7. sun rise

    sun rise "Let there be peace and love among all"
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2014
    Messages:
    40,775
    Ratings:
    +15,915
    Religion:
    Love
    North Korea is not really provoked. They just want South Korea to be weak and complain when it stays strong.
     
  8. Amanaki

    Amanaki Zhen, Shan, Ren.

    Joined:
    Nov 25, 2018
    Messages:
    6,411
    Ratings:
    +3,638
    Religion:
    Falun Gong
    America could move those military drilla to American shores :) and see how American people react then.
     
  9. ronki23

    ronki23 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2013
    Messages:
    1,512
    Ratings:
    +170
    Religion:
    Dharmic
    Another thing that bugs me is they reject peace talks with South Korea
     
    • Like Like x 1
  10. leov

    leov Well-Known Member
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    May 22, 2019
    Messages:
    3,160
    Ratings:
    +732
    Religion:
    Gnostic Christian
    We should not forget that USA flattened NK in ear!y fifties , millions died, is it possible that those people can not to remember it ?
     
  11. sun rise

    sun rise "Let there be peace and love among all"
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2014
    Messages:
    40,775
    Ratings:
    +15,915
    Religion:
    Love
    Kim knows how much we love regime change and wants to make sure it does not happen to him. Having nukes and missiles is part of that.
     
  12. leov

    leov Well-Known Member
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    May 22, 2019
    Messages:
    3,160
    Ratings:
    +732
    Religion:
    Gnostic Christian
    Sometimes I feel that we pay NK Kim a retainer to spook the world on demand.
     
  13. ronki23

    ronki23 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Aug 22, 2013
    Messages:
    1,512
    Ratings:
    +170
    Religion:
    Dharmic
    I'm frustrated because every time I get close to doing South Korea and Japan something comes up.
     
  14. Shad

    Shad Veteran Member

    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2014
    Messages:
    15,882
    Ratings:
    +3,580
    Religion:
    Theological noncognitivist
    There is standing declaration of war between SK and NK. The US is an ally of SK. Best not to let one's military become weak when there is no peace treaty.
     
Loading...