The US Congress and the Deep State are attempting to scuttle President Donald Trump’s efforts to establish peace on the Korean peninsula, says Dennis Etler, an American political analyst who has a decades-long interest in international affairs.
In an interview with Press TV on Saturday, Etler, a former professor of Anthropology at Cabrillo College in Aptos, California, said that new US National Security Adviser John Bolton is among the players who are opposing the peace process between South and North Korea.
On Friday, 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…