TITLE

Open Sesame

AUTHOR(S)
Maass, Peter
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
New Republic;06/12/2000, Vol. 222 Issue 24, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the attempt of North Korean government to open itself through its international relations. The first inter-Korean summit, at which North Korea's leader, Kim Jong Il, is scheduled to be host to South Korean President Kim Dae Jung; Decision by Jong Il to allow representatives of international governmental organizations into the country; Discussion between North Korea and the United states regarding missile proliferation; Opinion on the position of the U.S. in the peaceful relationship of the North and South Korea.
ACCESSION #
3199426

 

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