Schuman, Michael; Macintyre, Donald; Yooseung, Kim; Park, Hyebin
March 2003
Time International (South Pacific Edition);3/3/2003, Issue 8, p46
Profiles Roh Moo Hyun, the president of South Korea. His experiences in coalition building; His inexperience in foreign relations; Crisis that South Korea faces as North Korean dictator Kim Jong II threatens to arm himself with nuclear weapons; Dispute between South Korea and the United States over how to deal with Kim; Belief of Roh that any action that could provoke Kim Jong II is unacceptable; Roh's personality; Possibility that Roh's policy toward North Korea might alienate a large portion of the South Korean electorate. INSET: Testing Times.


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