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North Korea / Nuclear Program #736428

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 28, 2003
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(Studio: Terry Moran) Report introduced.

(Texas: John Cochran) Announcement by North Korea at the meeting in Beijing, China, that it has nuclear weapons & will test them featured; details given of the US hope that China can convince North Korea to give up nuclear ambitions. [State Department spokesman Philip REEKER†- notes the talks are not over.] [In August 14 interview, President BUSH - talks about North Korean leader Kim Jong Il.] [Brookings Inst. Michael O'HANLON†- says we have to get North Korea to agree on a better course of action.]

(Studio: Terry Moran) Report introduced.

(Beijing: Mark Litke) The nuclear reality for North Korea examined; details given about its nuclear program to date & about its nuclear rhetoric. [Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Jon WOLFSTHAL†- cites the likely number of nuclear weapons North Korea has.] [On February 12, in response to Senator Evan Bayh's question, CIA director George TENET - comments on North Korea's weaponry.]

Moran, Terry;
Cochran, John;
Litke, Mark

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