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PacNet #33 – The Crisis in Korea: Why is Washington Fiddling While Seoul Burns?

What is the Bush administration thinking? Here we have a government in a major U.S. ally in Northeast Asia facing a raging crisis that was triggered by an action that its new and inexperienced government took under political pressure from the United States at the highest political level, and the Bush Administration’s response is “this is your domestic political problem, you fix it!”