TITLE

North Korea: Overview

AUTHOR(S)
Rich, Alex K.; Moreno-Riano, Gerson
PUB. DATE
September 2018
SOURCE
Points of View: North Korea;9/28/2018, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the U.S. foreign policy toward North Korea, a communist country headed by President Kim Jong-il. The criticisms against the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush for the actions it has taken against Kim Jong-il in line with his alleged human right violations are outlined. It traces the history of North Korea and the relations between the U.S. and North Korea. It relates the decision of North Korea to perform its first test of a nuclear bomb in 2006 despite its pledge of dismantling its nuclear weapons program.
ACCESSION #
23413812

 

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