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North Korea's acceleration of its nuclear program has many worried that the time for negotiation is over.

"[North Korea] is aiming for something much bigger: a hydrogen bomb, with a destructive force up to 1,000 times greater than ordinary nuclear weapons."
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But guess who wants a nuclear war? Almost no one. We've contained North Korea's threats in the past with smart diplomacy. 

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While senior defense analyst Bruce Bennett told CNN this "is a dangerous situation that could get out of hand," he acknowledged that "even if a strategic miscalculation happened tomorrow, many experts believe war isn't imminent."

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And many simply don't trust President Trump or Secretary Tillerson on their claim that negotiation is over. They say now is the time for diplomacy, not Twitter threats.

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