North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, second from right, at an undisclosed location in North Korea. North Korea’s missile and nuclear weapons program is likely to dominate the first part of President Trump’s Asia trip, which includes stops in Seoul and Beijing as well as Tokyo.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, second from right, at an undisclosed location in North Korea. North Korea’s missile and nuclear weapons program is likely to dominate the first part of President Trump’s Asia trip, which includes stops in Seoul and Beijing as well as Tokyo. AP via North Korean government.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, second from right, at an undisclosed location in North Korea. North Korea’s missile and nuclear weapons program is likely to dominate the first part of President Trump’s Asia trip, which includes stops in Seoul and Beijing as well as Tokyo. AP via North Korean government.

Who gets to have nuclear weapons – and why?

November 03, 2017 07:17 AM

Victor Davis Hanson

Victor Davis Hanson

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Victor Davis Hanson is a Tribune Content Agency columnist. He is a classicist and historian at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, and the author of “The Father of Us All: War and History, Ancient and Modern.” Email: author@victorhanson.com.