North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has said his country needs to prepare for “both dialogue and confrontation” with the United States under President Joe Biden. Al Jazeera reports that t a plenary meeting of the central committee of the governing Workers’ Party of Korea on Thursday, Kim outlined his strategy for relations with Washington, and the “policy tendency of the newly emerged US administration”, stressing the need especially to get fully prepared for confrontation in order to protect the dignity of our state” and reliably guarantee a “peaceful environment”.