Would a public that doesn’t approve of Trump follow him into war?

As the confrontation with North Korea deepens, Donald Trump is confronting doubts about his leadership at home and abroad that are almost unprecedented for a US president during a time of international crisis. …

Given the underlying questions about his leadership, Trump faces the real risk that his belligerent “fire and fury” language — even if intended to create pressure for negotiations, as some experts believe — may be unsettling the public in the US and its key allies more than it rattles mercurial North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. CONT.

Ronald Brownstein, CNN