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Daniel R. DePetris is a columnist for the National Interest and a contributor to 38 North, a program of the Stimson Center in Washington, D.C.
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Speaking on CBS’s Face the Nation on Sunday, national security adviser Robert O’Brien delivered a message to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un: if he wanted his country to enjoy the status of a normal nation, he will need to eliminate Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons program as soon as possible.