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4/26/03 -South Koreans Seek Affirmative Action to End Regional Bias Opponents of affirmative action do not so much dispute the facts as they reject proposed remedies that would take the form of quotas based on region and other forms of preferential treatment. NY Times
4/24/03 -U.S., N. Korea Nuclear Discussions End AP
4/19/03 -Jitters over US-N Korea talks Talks over North Korea's nuclear programme appear to be back on track after confusion about a statement apparently saying Pyongyang had started reprocessing thousands of spent fuel rods. The United States has said an English-language statement from North Korea's foreign ministry might have been mistranslated to say it had already started reprocessing 8,000 nuclear rods. A later translation by US analysts, taken from a Korean-language statement, said Pyongyang was on the verge of reprocessing, not that the work had begun. BBC
-US to consult allies over N Korea The United States says it will consult Japan, South Korea and China before deciding whether to go ahead with talks with North Korea over its nuclear programme. BBC
4/16/03 -Clinton blasts US approach to international affairs "Our paradigm now seems to be: something terrible happened to us on September 11, and that gives us the right to interpret all future events in a way that everyone else in the world must agree with us," said Clinton, who spoke at a seminar of governance organized by Conference Board "And if they don't, they can go straight to hell." AFP
-Frontline: A Short History of U.S. - North Korea Relations PBS
-U.S., North Korea to Begin Nuclear Talks AP
4/14/03 -North Korea softens on talks Christian Science Monitor
4/6/03 -N Korea condemns UN 'meddling' BBC
4/3/03 -Ex-CIA director: U.S. faces 'World War IV'  Former CIA director James Woolsey said Wednesday that the United States is engaged in World War IV, and that it could continue for years. CNN
4/1/03 -N Korea puts off talks with South BBC
3/31/03 -N.Korea Vows No Nuclear Concessions, Cites Iraq Reuters
3/23/03 -North Korea warns of threat of nuclear war   NORTH Korea says the situation on the Korean Peninsula was deteriorating to the "brink of a nuclear war" because of US-South Korean war games. Herald Sun
3/8/03 -Bush lets N. Korea get nuclear data Transfer pact stays in effect Boston Globe
3/7/2003 -About North Korea  -  Who's provoking who? Clinton's diplomatic efforts led to 9 years without confrontation.
3/4/03 -What is North Korea's game?  There is no reason to doubt North Korea feels threatened - in general by its own weakness and isolation, and in particular by a Bush administration which calls it names ("axis of evil"), has an avowed doctrine of pre-emption  Hence it seems logical to Kim Jong-il to amass a vast arsenal, by fair means or foul, to ensure he avoids the fate of the Taleban, Slobodan Milosevic or Saddam Hussein. BBC
3/3/03 -North Korean Fighter Jets Intercept U.S. Reconnaissance Plane
-North Korea intercepts U.S. reconnaissance plane CNN
3/2/03 -Rallies in Seoul Differ on U.S., Highlighting a Generation Gap NY Times
2/25/03 -N Korean missile mars inauguration BBC
-Powell, in Asia, Is Dealt a Setback on North Korea NY Times
2/24/03 -U.S. Approach on North Korea Strains Alliances in Asia NY Times
-Report: N. Korea test fires missile CNN
-Time.com: North Korea's atomic ambitions are real. So, too, is the prospect of a nuclear arms race across Asia Time
2/19/03 -U.S. 'won't move on N. Korea until inauguration' CNN
-N. Korea: U.S. stance 'illogical' CNN
2/18/03 -Korea crisis could trigger race for nukes
2/12/03 -BBC: UN declares N Korea in nuclear breach BBC
2/7/03 -N. Korea warns against aggression CNN
2/3/03 -N. Korea 'ready in case of U.S. attack' CNN
1/21/03 -South Korea pushes nukes issue at Korean talks CNN
1/19/03 -Russia offers N.Korea nuclear deal CNN
12/26/02 -S. Koreans Shrug Off Nuclear Threat Many believe the U.S. poses a bigger danger than the communist North LA Times
-North Korea expels IAEA inspectors CNN
-Senators urge multilateral approach to N. Korea CNN
12/21/02 CNN Special Report: The Two Koreas
Allies discuss N. Korea nuke move CNN
N. Korea overrides surveillance on nuclear plant CNN
6/13/2002 U.S. To Prepare for Talks With North Korea United Press International
6/8/2002 North Korea signals impatience with U.S. over envoy Reuters
6/8/2002 U.S. to give 100,000 tons of food to North Korea Reuters

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