north korea http://michiganradio.org en Stabenow: We need to watch North Korea closely http://michiganradio.org/post/stabenow-we-need-watch-north-korea-closely <P>Michigan US Senator Debbie Stabenow says the Obama administration is handling the volatile Korean situation well.&nbsp;</P> <P>North Korea bombed a South Korea fishing village this week, prompting South Korea to fire back.&nbsp;</P> <P>This weekend, US and South Korean naval forces are planning a joint exercise off the North Korean coast.&nbsp;&nbsp;</P> <P>Stabenow says it’s important for the US not to back down.</P> <P>"At this point I think we have to go ahead with what we think is appropriate," says Stabenow, "But we have to monitor this very closely.&nbsp; They internally have a lo Thu, 25 Nov 2010 18:14:03 +0000 379 at http://michiganradio.org Stabenow: We need to watch North Korea closely