Calling the Bluff or Showing Respect? Short Term Propaganda Victories and Long Term Strategic Objectives

Nautilus Institute: Policy Forum, 2009

3 Pages Posted: 8 Dec 2016

Date Written: May 5, 2009

Abstract

The DPRK has recently announced that it would restart the reprocessing of spent nuclear fuel rods, conduct more nuclear tests, and launch more ICBMs. Is this a response to the UNSC resolution, or the reflection of a policy change towards a harsher line in Pyongyang?

Keywords: Korean Studies, East Asian Studies, Korea (North and/or South), North Korea (politics and society)

Suggested Citation

Frank, Ruediger, Calling the Bluff or Showing Respect? Short Term Propaganda Victories and Long Term Strategic Objectives (May 5, 2009). Nautilus Institute: Policy Forum, 2009, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2881429

Ruediger Frank (Contact Author)

University of Vienna ( email )

Spitalgasse 2, 2.3
Vienna, Vienna 1090
Austria

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