U.S. conventional arms control for Korea

a proposed approach
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Other titlesUS conventional arms control for Korea.
StatementJames C. Wendt.
SeriesA Rand note ;, N-3564-A
ContributionsUnited States. Army.
LC ClassificationsIN PROCESS
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Santa Monica, CA (P.O. BoxSanta Monica This Note presents an approach for integrating arms control into the changing Korean security environment and for evaluating how alternative arms control measures affect U.S. interests. The study identifies five U.S. arms control objectives: maintain U.S.

presence, minimize short-warning threat, eliminate ground force disparity, maintain a U.S. reinforcement capability, and produce a verifiable. U.S. Conventional Arms Control for Korea: A Proposed Approach Author: James C.

Wendt Subject: Presents an approach for integrating arms control into the changing Korean security environment and for evaluating how alternative arms control measures affect U.

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This section describes both the general objectives for arms control and some specific objectives that are important for Korea both now and in the Size: KB. conventional arms control, U.S.-ROK-Japan trilateral relations, U.S. policy toward a unified Korea, and inter-Korean relations.

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