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N Korea at crossroads

Post-Trump, North Korea set to return to brinkmanship

Missile testing among possible provocations during US transition to Biden

Kim Jong Un speaks at a meeting of the politburo of the Workers' Party of Korea in this image released by North Korea's Central News Agency.   © Reuters

SEOUL/WASHINGTON -- U.S. negotiations to denuclearize North Korea will return to square one with President-elect Joe Biden set to succeed Donald Trump, putting Pyongyang on a path to resume missile testing or other provocations.

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