TITLE

Crossing the line of good sense

AUTHOR(S)
Budiansky, Stephen
PUB. DATE
June 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;6/27/94, Vol. 116 Issue 25, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Suggests that only a lawyer could come up with the idea of punishing North Korea by threatening it with diplomatic and economic isolation. North Korea is a nation that has thrived for 40 years on isolation. Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty; Legalism as a substitute for common sense; Nonlawyerly minds in the Pentagon who believe that the important thing is to stop North Korea from diverting any more plutonium rather than worry about hollow principles long ago sacrificed.
ACCESSION #
9406227508

 

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