Analysis: What's the plan if North Korea collapses? (Reuters)




 
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Analysis: What's the plan if North Korea collapses?     (Reuters)
 
December 24th, 2011  
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Topic: Analysis: What's the plan if North Korea collapses? (Reuters)


Analysis: What's the plan if North Korea collapses?     (Reuters)
Reuters - North Korea appears to be making an orderly transition after the death of leader Kim Jong-il last week, but the risk of collapse is higher than before and regional powers need to start discussing that contingency with China, diplomats and analysts say.

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December 24th, 2011  
lvcabbie
 
 

Unlike during the Korean War, I do not think China has the will or even capacity to send in troops if the North becomes too intransigent and tries to invade the South.

With our current administration, I would guess our Joker-in-Chief would order US troops to withdraw from the DMZ and turn it all over to the ROK. And, in my opinion, the ROK would wipe the floor with the North - no matter the number superiority of the latter.

 


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