Recent Examples of denuclearize from the Web
Even if the North Koreans continue to signal their refusal to denuclearize, keeping the option of talks available is vital for a different reason: The South Korean public expects it.
There is nothing the US can do for North Korea that might induce it to denuclearize, because keeping North Korea on a war footing vis-à-vis the US keeps the regime of Kim Jong Un in power.
But now, with the extent to which North Korea has developed missiles, the best scenario for China is for North Korea to denuclearize without collapsing.
At a very high level, both America and China agree that there should be some combination of pressure and dialogue to denuclearize North Korea.
Nevertheless, Mr. Zhang said, China has urged North Korea to denuclearize.
Moon has advocated for engagement with North Korea to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula.
A military strike by the United States could prove catastrophic, and a diplomatic solution also seems unlikely given the Trump administration's contention that the country must denuclearize before any talks.
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