PressTV-‘N Korea driving wedge between US and South Korea’

North Korea is trying to create a wedge between South Korea and the US via overtures of abandoning its nuclear weapons and extending peace offers toward Seoul, says an analyst in Virginia.

“It appears that the North Koreans are trying to extend an olive branch toward South Korea… they have been a lot less bellicose in their rhetoric toward South Korea and I think the purpose of this is to first of all drive a wedge between South Korea and the United States,” said Keith Preston, the director of AttackTheSystem.com.

“Because the Trump administration takes a hard line position against North Korea, I think that the North Korean strategy in response is to try to drive a wedge between South Korea and the United Sates,” Preston told Press TV Wednesday.

Preston said Pyongyang thinks if they can establish a more friendly relationship with Seoul, then South Korea can perhaps influence the US to decrease pressure against North Korea

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