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The country also remains on a war footing with indefinite universal conscription for the military that has prompted many thousands to flee the country and seek immigration to Europe.
He and his allies are going on a war footing as Robert S. Mueller III's investigation enters its second year.
Putting the state on war footing, invoking the language of conflict, is a brilliant political strategy.
But the response of Kim Jung Il was to increase its reliance on military force and put the nation on a war footing for an imminent US invasion.
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