Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook 1 Share on Twitter 1 Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit Tell A Friend Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites
Best Web OpEds

What One Photo Tells Us About North Korea's Nuclear Program

Quicklink Submitted By   Follow Me on Twitter     Message Susan Lee Schwartz     Permalink    (# of views)   5 comments, 3 series

Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; , Add Tags

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

Author 40790
Become a Fan
  (20 fans)

Clues from a single propaganda photo reveal details about North Korea’s expanding weapons programs and internal politics. Notice what’s absent: military uniforms at an event to unveil a new military weapon. In a country where propaganda sets reality, and the political hierarchy can be life or death, such choices matter; analysts, tracks appearances by North Korean officials... here are  civilian officials and two key military leaders: the head of the nuclear program and the head of missile forces, both in civilian clothing.That sends a clear message: Mr. Kim is asserting that he runs the nuclear weapons program personally, cutting out the usual chain of command. “This is not rule by the military anymore. This is rule by one man! Even a glimpse of the intercontinental missile in the background reveals important information.' READ...

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At www.nytimes.com

 

- Advertisement -

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

I began teaching in 1963,; Ba and BS in Education -Brooklyn College. I have the equivalent of 2 additional Master's, mainly in Literacy Studies and Graphic Design. I was the only seventh grade teacher of English from 1990 -1999 at East Side (more...)
 

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon Share Author on Social Media   Go To Commenting

The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
- Advertisement -