Thursday, October 23, 2014

Asia's Perturbed Peninsula

Newsart for Asia's Perturbed Peninsula

North Korea's successful rocket launch this month was aimed at boosting Kim Jong-un’s status at home and abroad, while South Korean voters elected conservative candidate Park Geun-hye as their next president amid growing economic anxiety and security concerns. With tensions rising throughout East Asia, can the threat of instability on the Korean Peninsula be defused?

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