Remember how trustworthy the CIA’s evidence was of WMD programs in Iraq? A new article in Foreign Affairs argues that their evidence on North Korea’s alleged uranium enrichment program may have been just as good. It seems that the Bush administration, eager to pull a number of countries along on its more hawkish path, took very sketchy evidence and declared it proof positive. Sound familiar?
If you’re at all interested in North Korean or nuclear issues, you gotta read this.
(Via Talking Points Memo)