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Crisis in North Korea

Andrei Lankov

Crisis in North Korea

the failure of Destalinization, 1956

by Andrei Lankov

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Published by University of Hawaii, Center for Korean Studies in Honolulu, HI .
Written in English


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StatementAndrei Lankov.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 274 p. :
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22616337M
ISBN 100824828097

  A Timely Guide to the North Korea Crisis People in Tokyo watched a presentation on the tension between the U.S. and North Korea on . In Crisis on the Korean Peninsula, Michael O'Hanlon, a Senior Fellow at Brooking and visiting lecturer at Princeton, and Mike Mochizuki, endowed chair in Japan-US Relations at G.W. University, not only examine this issue in detail but also offer a comprehensive blueprint for diffusing the crisis with North Korea.

A Brief History of North Korea When World War II ended in , Japan lost control of Korea to Allied forces. In much the same way that Germany was split after the war, Korea was divided at the 38th parallel, with the Soviet Union administering the northern half and the United States administering the southern half. The history of North Korea began at the end of World War II in The surrender of Japan led to the division of Korea at the 38th parallel, with the Soviet Union occupying the north, and the United States occupying the south. The Soviet Union and the United States failed to agree on a way to unify the country, and in they established two separate governments – the Soviet .

  This environment, if mismanaged, is ripe for a potential security crisis. While China, South Korea, Japan, and the US scramble to contain the disease, North Korea has reminded the world that it. The North Korean famine (Korean: 조선기근), also known as the Arduous March or the March of Suffering (고난의 행군), was a period of mass starvation together with a general economic crisis from to in North Korea.. The famine stemmed from a variety of factors. Economic mismanagement and the loss of Soviet support caused food production and imports to decline Country: North Korea.


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