Crisis Control

Lizza, Ryan
January 2003
New Republic;1/13/2003, Vol. 228 Issue 1, p10
Criticizes the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush for its complacent reaction to the move of North Korea to restart its nuclear reactors that can produce weapons-grade plutonium and expel international nuclear weapons inspectors. Discussion on the policy alternatives that the Bush administration might be considering; Implications of the sudden upgrade of the intelligence assessment of North Korea's nuclear capabilities by the U.S. Department of State; Failure of the Bush administration to inform most of Congress that North Korea had admitted to its uranium program; Decision of North Korean officials to sign the nuclear nonproliferation treaty in 1985.


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