North Korea's New Hard Line

Guo, Jerry; Barry, John; Liu, Melinda
December 2010
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);12/6/2010 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 156 Issue 23, p6
The article reports on North Korea's surprise attack on the South Korean outpost Yeonpyeong in December 2010 due to a leadership shift in Pyongyang. It says that this attack is worrying because it is the first time civilians have been targeted and killed since the end of the war and it is clear that it is no longer theatrics on the part of North Korea. The authors also offered their viewpoints on the incident.


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