The security situation on the Korean Peninsula
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The security situation on the Korean Peninsula joint hearing before the Subcommittee on International Security, International Organizations, and Human Rights and Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Third Congress, second session, February 24, 1994.

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Written in English


  • Treaty on the Non-proliferation of Nuclear Weapons -- (1968),
  • Nuclear nonproliferation.,
  • Arms control -- Verification.,
  • Korea (North) -- Politics and government.

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ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 80 p.
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17789503M

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