TITLE

The Missiles of North Korea

AUTHOR(S)
Harrison, Selig S.
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
World Policy Journal;Fall2000, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the capabilities of the missiles being developed by North Korea. Why North Korea pursues the development of long-range ballistic missiles; Perceived threat by North Korea from the United States; Status of North Korea's relationship with the United States; National security threat posed by North Korea's missile program to the United States.
ACCESSION #
3725918

 

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