Benjamin Netanyahu made it clear in his speech to Congress, letting North Korea get nukes was a policy failure. It was also stupid.
Iran and Pakistan are getting ideas from North Korea. Unfortunately, so is North Korea. It is time to nip this in the bud.
A first strike on North Korea is easily doable. If it generated refugees into China, all the better. Teach them a lesson too, not to foul up nuclear arms control.
As the US makes mistakes it seems to forget it made them and just accept them as if decreed from Heaven. Well they are not.
Bush Obama were a combined disaster that not just America but the world will have difficulty recovering from.
Russia and China have been bad actors on spreading nuclear technology. China had a historical policy to spread nuclear weapons to Pakistan and to Moslem states. This is documented in the book “Nuclear Express” by Reed and Stillman.
Which by the way, cites this blog on Russia and China using plagiarism kompromat to help gain nuclear know-how.
This is draft and preliminary. The above is hypotheses and speculation. Comments and corrections welcome. Please restate as questions. All other disclaimers apply.