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- South Koreans wait for North to return the favor. Prusher, Ilene R. // Christian Science Monitor;6/20/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 144, p7
Focuses on relations between North and South Korea, and discussion of leader Kim Jong Il's impending journey to South Korea. Views on visit to South Korea by Kim; Credibility of leader; Discussion of United States foreign relations with the countries.
- Is this really a new face? Spaeth, Anthony; Desmond, Edward W. // Time International (South Pacific Edition);10/31/94, Issue 44, p47
Discusses the implications of the agreement made by North Korea with the United States to stop its nuclear program. Implications on the leadership by Kim Jong Il of North Korea; Advantages for North Korea; Background of the agreement; Issue of whether North Korea will open to the outside world.
- North Meets South. // Scholastic News -- Senior Edition;05/08/2000, Vol. 68 Issue 25, p2
Deals with the planned meeting of North Korean leader Kim Jong II and South Korean President Kim Dae Jung in June 2000 to help the people in North Korea suffering from famine.
- Playing With Fire. // Current Events;3/11/2005, Vol. 104 Issue 21, p4
The article focuses on a cartoon depicting the situation of North Korea in context of the nuclear weapon issue. North Korean leader Kim Jong II is sitting on a barrel of gunpowder, surrounded by hundreds of spent matches. Yet despite Kim's apparent lighting frenzy, the gunpowder hasn't...
- Challenged by Pyongyang. Schorr, Daniel // New Leader;Sep/Oct2003, Vol. 86 Issue 5, p5
Deals with the unproductive negotiation between the U.S. and North Korea regarding the latter's pursuit of nuclear weapons in August 2003. Results of the abrupt change of decision of North Korea to hold further discussion of its nuclear program; Lifestyle of North Korean leader Kim Jong Il;...
- NORTH KOREA IS POISED TO CROSS THE NUCLEAR RUBICON: WILL THE CANARY DIE IN THE MINE? Mansourov, Alexandre Y. // International Journal on World Peace;Sep2003, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p17
The author argues that Kim Jong Il's game plan in Beijing includes a) treating the Chinese as a pro-American party at the talks, which he approaches as a two against one boxing match; b) giving both the PRC and the United States an advance notice about pending initiation of reprocessing...
- Far East. Becker, Jasper // New Republic;2/3/2003, Vol. 228 Issue 4, p17
In Crawford, Texas, October 2002 and on the phone January 2003, Chinese President Jiang Zemin confidently promised his new friend U.S. President George W. Bush that he would do his utmost to help solve the North Korea problem. Despite this, China has been milking the North Korea issue for some...
- Down the Road in Korea. Kirk, Donald // New Leader;Sep/Oct2001, Vol. 84 Issue 5, p6
Discusses the outcome of the visit of North Korean leader Kim Jong Il to Moscow, Russia in 2001. Joint declaration issued by Kim Jong Il and Russian President Vladimir V. Putin; Suspension of talks with North Korea by United States President George W. Bush; Preconditions set by the White House...
- Kim visit evokes Stalinist past. Weir, Fred // Christian Science Monitor;8/8/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 178, p6
Discusses the visit of North Korean leader Kim Jong Il to Russia. Reasons Kim was welcomed in Russia; Description of how Russian media has treated the visit; Belief of Russian liberals that the respect given to Kim by Russian President Vladimir Putin was a dangerous signal; View that Kim is a...