The US Deep State is attempting to frustrate President Donald Trump’s efforts to establish peace on the Korean peninsula, says E. Michael Jones, an American political analyst in Indiana.
Jones, a writer, former professor, media commentator and the current editor of the Culture Wars magazine, made the remarks in a phone interview with Press TV on Saturday.
On Friday, US National Security Adviser John Bolton said that President Trump had not asked the Pentagon for options to reduce American forces deployed to South Korea.
John Bolton’s statement came a day after after The New York Times reported that the US president was seeking options to curb the number of American troops stationed in South Korea.
“The New York Times story is utter nonsense. The President has not asked the Pentagon to provide options for reducing American forces stationed in South Korea,” Bolton said.
Commenting to Press TV Jones said, “This sounds like a…