Al Carnesale

Expert on US foreign policy and international security

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Expert on US foreign policy and international security; former Dean of the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and former Chancellor of UCLA

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North Korea's top nuclear negotiator is in New York today, meeting US officials on steps toward establishing diplomatic relations.  In 2002, President Bush called North Korea part of…

North Korea and Nuclear Weapons

North Korea's top nuclear negotiator is in New York today, meeting US officials on steps toward establishing diplomatic relations.  In 2002, President Bush called North Korea part of…

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