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North Korea: What You Need To Know 11

In recent weeks, North Korea has appeared to ramp up its nuclear weapons program, prompting President Trump to suggest military action in the region might be an option. Jonathan Pollack, senior fellow in the John L. Thornton China Center and Center for East Asia Policy at the Brookings Institution, joins host Krys Boyd to talk about U.S. options for dealing with the threat – and about what North Korea really wants.