North Korean rumblings after snub by Obama could culminate in provocation

January 2009
East-Asia-Intel Reports;1/30/2009, p6
The article reports that the bellicose statements from North Korea had threatened conflict against Pyongyang's enemies after the U.S. rejected the visit of a North Korean official to the inauguration of U.S. President Barack Obama. North Korea stated to keep its nuclear arms and threatened South Korea two days after the U.S. rejected the official visit. North Korea's latest statement cites that Pyongyang may be preparing to provoke incident to get the attention of the new Obama administration.


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