Nobody Loves Deterrence, But We’ll Keep Doing It Anyway

Editor’s Note: This is the third installment of “The Brush Pass,” a new column by Joshua Rovner (@joshrovner1) on intelligence, strategy, and statecraft. On Oct. 1, State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert declared that North Korea “will not obtain a nuclear capability,” even though it achieved a nuclear capability a long time ago. North Korea obtained fissile …