TITLE

THE SPY WHO GOT LEFT IN THE COLD

AUTHOR(S)
Lane, Charles
PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
New Republic;09/01/97, Vol. 217 Issue 9, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the U.S. government's lack of response on the defection of Hwang Jang Yop, member of the North Korean Workers' Party central committee, a leading theoretician of the North's crackpot brand of autarchical communism and a former tutor of North Korean leader Kim Jong II, in 1997. Reason behind the government's cool response to the testimony of Hwang; Assertions of Hwang about the North Korean government; Factor that influence U.S. dismissals of Hwang; Nature of the U.S.-South Korea relationship.
ACCESSION #
9708221909

 

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