The summit meeting of the US-North
Korea in Singapore on June 12 is near
imminent. Holding a meeting is a great
pleasure for people of all over the
world wishing for peace. From the
North Korea situation one year ago,
it is a remarkable progress.
Last year at the end of 2017, when
North Korea repeatedly launched a
ballistic missile launch experiment
and carried out the largest nuclear
test ever in history (September 3),
At this time, I think that Many
Westerners thought that “This
situation is similar to the Nazi
Germany on the eve of the Second
However, the past Nazi Germany
and today’s North Korea have
a fundamental difference in their
underlying thought and purpose.
Nazi Germany’s purpose of
manufacturing weapons was
“To invade other countries to
achieve world domination.”.
On the other hand, the fundamental
purpose of North Korea’s nuclear
development is “Security of the
Now, in order to clarify the
circumstances of Nazi Germany,
I will look back to the era just before
the Second World War.
In this era of the west, if a country
started manufacturing weapons,
it was directly connected to the
meaning of “Doing war in order to
invade other countries.”
Because weapons are different
from products produced by
businesses, no matter how much they
are manufactured, they can not be
sold on the market.