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North Korea's Missile Threats


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South Korean marines man K-55 howitzers at a military training field in the border city of Paju on April 3, 2013.
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South Korean marines man K-55 howitzers at a military training field in the border city of Paju on April 3, 2013.

In response to nuclear threats from North Korea, the U.S. government announced Wednesday that it was deploying an advanced missile defense system to Guam. We'll discuss the latest developments.

Host: Michael Krasny

Guests:

  • Bruce E. Bechtol Jr., professor of international relations at Angelo State University, and president of the International Council on Korean Studies
  • Gloria Duffy, president and CEO of The Commonwealth Club of California and former deputy assistant secretary of defense in the Clinton administration, during which time she negotiated arms pacts with the countries of the former Soviet Union
  • Philip Yun, executive director and chief operating officer of the Ploughshares Fund and former senior adviser for the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) in the Clinton administration

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