TITLE

Top North Korean defector advises world community to ignore N. Korean provocations

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
East-Asia-Intel Reports;8/12/2009, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Hwang Jang-Yop, the highest-ranking North Korean official ever to take asylum in Seoul, Korea has advised to the international community on ways to tame North Korea. Hwang says that the ruler Kim Jong-Il believes that the only way to boost his authority is to have his enemies pick a fight with the North by threatening the world with nuclear weapons. He said that to defeat an enemy, one must first weaken the enemy's spirit.
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43915045

 

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