US speeds up N. Korea outreach

Prusher, Ilene R.
October 2000
Christian Science Monitor;10/24/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 233, p6
Focuses on the attempts of the United States and North Korea to begin a diplomatic relationship. Visit to the North Korean capital, Pyongyang, by U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright where she met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Il; Possibility that U.S. President Bill Clinton will visit the country in late 2000; Belief of some individuals that U.S. reconciliation with North Korea is premature; Sentiment in Japan over relations with North Korea which it sees as a threat.


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