August 6, 2009
Next Steps for North Korea
New York Times, New York Times
Sending a former president to secure the release of two journalists detained by North Korea was a big step, but Bill Clinton’s trip will have been well worth the effort if it laid the groundwork for truly productive talks on North Korea’s nuclear programs. Now it is up to President Obama to make it clear to Pyongyang that it is no longer good enough to make easily broken promises.
TAGGED: North Korea, Bill Clinton, President