TITLE

NUCLEAR NORTH

PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;4/22/2005, Vol. 83 Issue 23, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the disclosure made by North Korean communist dictator, Kim Jong II concerning nuclear weapons. Decision of the North Korean government to pull out nation talks aimed at nuclear disarmament; Reason of North Korea for building nuclear weapons; Statistics of the country's nonnuclear missiles.
ACCESSION #
16758139

 

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