TITLE

BOMB BRINKMANSHIP

AUTHOR(S)
Stein, Lisa
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;9/8/2003, Vol. 135 Issue 7, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses North Korea's announcement that it has and will test an atomic bomb. Claim that it has the ballistic missiles needed to deliver a bomb; Reliance of North Korea's negotiating style on threats and bluster; Modest progress the United States is making in this standoff against North Korea.
ACCESSION #
10700898

 

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