Trump is signalling that it is time for the US and its allies, including Australia, to take action. No strategy in negotiating with Jong-un has worked thus far. And his arsenal will only become more lethal with time.
The response to the Las Vegas shooting shouldn’t be to restrict gun rights, the response should be the opposite — to widen gun rights. That goes for Australia too. The Liberal government of 1996 acted treacherously against its own people when it introduced harsher gun laws.
The dangerous rhetoric flying between Washington DC and Pyongyang has reversed gold’s recent downward slide. One clear effect is the spike in the gold price. It’s now up 1.4% since last Thursday.
The calamity in question involves the US entering a shooting war with Kim Jong-un’s regime. Yet it seems investors have firmly decided not to see the threat. In the US, markets even continue to set new record highs.
The dispute between North Korea and the West is far from new. But it is heating up…fast. The financial conflict has already been raging for years. And it reached new heights last Saturday. That’s when the UN Security Council slapped…