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North Korea reforms may languish amid leader transition

Tentative economic reforms in North Korea may languish as its next leader focuses on consolidating support in the wake of Kim Jong Il's death, experts said. Read more »

Dec. 22, 2011

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NKorea economy to languish amid leader transition

Tentative reforms to North Korea's dilapidated economy that could help its people escape poverty and hunger are likely to languish as the anointed heir to the late... Read more »

Dec. 22, 2011

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Death of North Korean leader provides opportunities for U.S.

The death of North Korea's leader, Kim Jong Il, and the ascendance to power of one of his sons, Kim Jong Un, creates some opportunities and potential traps for the... Read more »

Dec. 22, 2011

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Kim Jong Il's son leads the North Koreans in mourning

North Korea's anointed heir Kim Jong Un led a solemn procession of mourners Tuesday to the glass coffin of his father and longtime ruler — a strong indication... Read more »

Dec. 20, 2011

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More top Chinese leaders mourn Kim Jong Il

Premier Wen Jiabao and other top Chinese leaders paid their respects Wednesday over the death of North Korea's Kim Jong Il, a further sign of how China is working to... Read more »

Dec. 20, 2011

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Kim Jong Il's death sparks fears, hopes in SKorea

Kim Yu-sik fled North Korea for the South some 60 years ago during the war that divided the peninsula. The 75-year-old now hopes Kim Jong Il's death will finally allow... Read more »

Dec. 20, 2011

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