A time bomb is ticking away in Korea. It could turn out to be a dud, but unfortunately there is no reason to assume that it will. The trigger of this infernal device is Syngman Rhee, and past experience shows that it is all too efficient. Last spring, Rhee had no hesitation at all about releasing thousands of North Korean prisoners, in flagrant violation of an agreement that the UN Command had signed only a few days earlier.
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