CRISIS AVERTED, FOR NOW
The Wall Street Journal reports that the United States is beginning to dial back its show of force toward
“The concern was that we were heightening the prospect of misconceptions on the part of the North Koreans, and that that could lead to miscalculations,” a senior administration official said.
Meantime, in older [face saving] news the U.S. announced that it will deploy a missile defense system to Guam within the next two weeks.
A picture from the other (our) side after the jump...