US hostility toward North Korea has nothing to do with national security.
North Korea never posed a threat to the US or any other country since the peninsula was divided post-WW II — just an invented one throughout this period.
Yet the US waged preemptive war on the country based on Big Lies and deception, turning cities to rubble, massacring millions of its people.
An uneasy armistice to this day defines bilateral relations.
The US needs enemies to advance its imperium worldwide. Since none exist, they’re invented.No End to US Hostility Toward Nonbelligerent North Korea