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photoThe Korean Peninsula is on the edge over North Korea's nuclear ambitions. The White House has put on its diplomatic face saying it's a "serious situation," but so far stops short of calling it a crisis.

What should America's response be to North Korea's brinkmanship? Answers and analysis from some of the world's leading Korea experts.

Guests:

Michael O'Hanlon, senior fellow at the Brookings Institution;
Ashton Carter, Ford Foundation Professor of Science and International Affairs at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government, former Assistant Secretary of Defense in the Clinton Administration

Han Park, professor of political science at the University of Georgia

Sung-Yoon Lee, professor of international politics and Korean history at Tuft's Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy

This program aired on January 2, 2003.

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