Analysis: Kim death complicates Obama's N.Korea nuclear quandary

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We have been to quick to give away food and fuel in the hope that they would allow access to nuclear plants. It would be much more significant to do something that directly connects with the people of North Korea.

It would be wrong to start relations with the new dictator by giving free food or offering other concessions. A wiser choice would be to offer food in exchange for access to markets, with conditions stating that any tampering with markets, once established, will result in a cutoff of food.

Dec 19, 2011 1:40pm EST  --  Report as abuse
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