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Obama: North Korea's choice is disarmament or isolation (Beer summit off the table?)
Yahoo ^ | 10/13/11 | Reuters

Posted on 10/13/2011 10:45:03 AM PDT by NormsRevenge

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said on Thursday North Korea poses a threat to U.S. and South Korean security and it faces a choice between accepting international demands it scrap its nuclear arms or facing deeper isolation.

"North Korea continues to pose a direct threat to the security of both our nations," Obama said at a White House news conference with his South Korean counterpart, Lee Myung-bak.

"The choice is clear for North Korea: If Pyongyang continues to ignore its international obligations, it will invite even more pressure and isolation. If the North abandons its quest for nuclear weapons and moves toward denuclearization, it will enjoy greater security and opportunity for its people," he said.

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TOPICS: Extended News; Foreign Affairs; Government; Japan; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: disarmament; isolation; northkorea; obama
O up to eyeballs in deep kim chi

Congre$$ in 'revolt'

Time to go on vacation or..

Play a few rounds?

1 posted on 10/13/2011 10:45:08 AM PDT by NormsRevenge
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To: NormsRevenge

Since North Korea wants isolation this is not a very hard choice for them.


2 posted on 10/13/2011 10:49:59 AM PDT by conejo99
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To: NormsRevenge

I say send the Wookie to scare the Norks! The site of an Angry Moochelle would send them running....LOL If not a Soju Summit


3 posted on 10/13/2011 10:50:41 AM PDT by jakerobins
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To: conejo99

I don’t think isolation is really a problem for North Korea. How about a good taunting?


4 posted on 10/13/2011 10:52:23 AM PDT by Mr Ramsbotham (Laws against sodomy are honored in the breech.)
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To: NormsRevenge
"Oh, Barry! Say it isn't so! You don't love me any more!"


5 posted on 10/13/2011 11:24:19 AM PDT by Cicero (Marcus Tullius.)
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