TITLE

A Turn of the Screw

AUTHOR(S)
Eberstadt, Nicholas
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);3/3/2003, Issue 8, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Argues that nations must be present a campaign of economic pressure to punish Kim Jong II for North Korea's nuclear violations. Foreign aid to North Korea that should be curtailed or terminated; Organization of a consortium to interrupt North Korea's illicit revenues; Belief that Pyongyang is dependent on foreign aid and illegal earnings; Suggestions to South Korea, China, Japan, Russia, and the United States; Role of U.S President George W. Bush.
ACCESSION #
9195898

 

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