Sunday, January 13, 2008

Time for a Korean Divorce

South Korea's leader suggests after fifty years it is time for the USA to leave South Korea so there can peace between north and south. At fifty years in South Korea, the USA has become the force that is preventing peace.

January 6, 2003, 9:00 a.m.
Time for a Korean Divorce
No time like the present.
By Doug Bandow

The U.S. has defended South Korea for 50 years. But newly elected President Roh Moo-hyun suggests that his nation might "mediate" in any war between America and the North. Whatever value the U.S.-ROK alliance once had has disappeared.