North Korea's Shadowy Nuclear Agenda

The consequences of Pyongyang's test will be sanctions, anger, and fear, but figuring out Kim Jong Il's motives will clarify the next moves

Does North Korea's nuclear test signal the end of gamesmanship? The answer from many North Korea watchers is no. Yes, the test will stir up international condemnation and sanctions. After all, it comes only three days after the United Nations Security Council warned that such an action would result in severe consequences.

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