January 9, 2014
Complex Calculus of a North Korean Collapse
Doug Bandow, The National Interest
The Associated Press
The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea remains a sui generis communist monarchy wrapped in mystery, prone to sporadic brinkmanship and violent spasms. The young leader’s surprise execution of his uncle suggests regime instability, which might spark new international provocations for domestic political purposes.
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