Russia had two objectives in its relationship with North Korea. One was denuclearization and the other was to promote influence on the Korean Peninsula to balance the U.S. and Japan. Denuclearization has failed, and Russia will adjust to a nuclear North Korea to further its second aim.
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Research Article| September 01 2009
Russia and North Korea: Dilemmas and Interests
Asian Survey (2009) 49 (5): 809–830.
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Leszek Buszynski; Russia and North Korea: Dilemmas and Interests. Asian Survey 1 September 2009; 49 (5): 809–830. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/as.2009.49.5.809
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