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North Korea may return to fire-and-fury mode in time to ruin 2021

Trump's weird Kim bromance would put a President Biden in near-impossible situation

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Kim Jong Un speaks during the 19th Meeting of the Political Bureau of the Seventh Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea: Kim announced an 80-day battle to jump-start an economy.   © KCNA/Reuters

William Pesek is an award-winning Tokyo-based journalist and author of "Japanization: What the World Can Learn from Japan's Lost Decades."

As Asia investors make a mental list of major threats in 2021, Kim Jong Un is making a play for a place at the very top.

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