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Have South Korean attitudes towards the USA deteriorated? to respond to this question RAND researchers compiled and analyzed SOuth Korean public opinion information from the previous decade.

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Dealings with North Korea. On February 25 for example, the day the Agreed Conclusion was reached, Kim Young Sam announced that he would seek a North-South summit meeting as the means for resolving the nuclear dispute. S. to suspend these joint military exercises—unless IAEA inspections and a North-South special envoy exchange took place. Any sense of forward movement came to a halt on March 19 when North Korea’s chief delegate at a North-South meeting called to discuss the exchange of special envoys threatened that Seoul would be turned into a “sea of fire” if war were to break out on the peninsula.

The general result is a complex mixture of feelings among South Koreans about the United States. S. S. has provided South Korea over the last five decades. S. S. actions that many Koreans feel have not taken into account Korean interests. -ROK alliance and the annoyance many Koreans feel at their continuing dependence on the United States. kr. 12ROK Ministry of National Defense (2002), p. 40. 13Niksch (2002). 12 For these reasons, the kind of continuing impact history has on Korean attitudes toward Japan—a strong and nearly universal feeling somewhere between dislike and antipathy—finds no complete analogue in the case of the United States.

As well, had to do with the lack of any requirement for full North Korean compliance with IAEA requirements. ” This postponed special inspections of North Korean nuclear facilities for at least five years. S. was being duped by North Korea. S. ”28 The other concern was even bigger. S. officials have often stressed that the only American commitments were to organize an international consortium to build the light water reactors and to provide North Korea supplies of heavy fuel oil, in fact the wording of the Agreed Framework conveyed a far more central role.

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