Kim demands guns and butter – and gets both

The idea that North Korea must choose between strategic arms or economic development is based on a failure to understand the changing economic and political climate

October 2, 2018 5:30 PM (UTC+8)
Propaganda billboards hailing economic projects and the military in Pyongyang December 21, 2010. REUTERS/Kyodo
Propaganda billboards hailing economic projects and the military in Pyongyang December 21, 2010. REUTERS/Kyodo