International Affairs

"Defiant Failed State: The North Korean Threat to International Security"

Bruce Bechtol

About the Program

Bruce Bechtol argues that while it is commonly perceived as being a failed state on the verge of economic collapse, North Korea is actually a real threat to the United States and the rest of the world.  He spoke at the Marines’ Memorial Club & Hotel in San Francisco. 

About the Authors

Bruce Bechtol

Bruce Bechtol is an associate professor of political science at Angelo State University and was previously a visiting adjunct professor at the Korea University Graduate School of International Studies in Seoul, Korea.  He is the author of "Red Rogue: The Persistent Challenge of North Korea."  For more, visit: angelo.edu/faculty/bbechtol. 


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"Defiant Failed State: The North Korean Threat to International Security"

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  • Monday, August 29th at 6:45am (ET)
  • Sunday, June 26th at 7am (ET)
  • Sunday, June 26th at 1am (ET)
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