The North Korean Nuclear Weapons Crisis By Jake David
The Problem <ul><li>6-8 nuclear warheads </li></ul><ul><li>Not part of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) </li></ul>
Political Cause   <ul><li>High tensions between North Korea and South Korea   </li></ul>
The Effect <ul><li>Buildup of nuclear weapons as a deterrent </li></ul><ul><li>Militarism   </li></ul>
Political Cause <ul><li>Political Isolation of North Korea </li></ul>
The Effect <ul><li>Creation of nuclear weapons to use as a threat </li></ul>
Economic Cause <ul><li>Policy of self-reliance </li></ul>
The Effect <ul><li>Economic failure </li></ul><ul><li>North Korea looks for cheap energy </li></ul>
Economic Cause <ul><li>Economic tie with China </li></ul>
The Effect <ul><li>Use of China’s aid for nuclear proliferation </li></ul>
Social Cause <ul><li>Kim Jong-il hides the nuclear program </li></ul>
The Effect <ul><li>Widespread fear and uncertainty surrounding the nuclear program </li></ul>
Solution 1 <ul><li>Aid-for-disarmament talks </li></ul>
Positives <ul><li>Peaceful </li></ul><ul><li>Diplomatic </li></ul><ul><li>Better relationship with North Korea </li></ul>
Negatives <ul><li>Kim Jong-il is resisting these talks </li></ul><ul><li>We have to give economic and political aid </li><...
Solution 2 <ul><li>Buildup nuclear weapons as a deterrent against North Korea </li></ul>
Positives <ul><li>Nations who can stockpile nuclear weapons are safe </li></ul>
Negatives <ul><li>Nations without nuclear weapons are unsafe (most nations) </li></ul><ul><li>Gives North Korea time to cr...
The Best Solution…
Solution 1 <ul><li>If it works, all nations are safe </li></ul><ul><li>North Korea becomes a much less hostile nation </li...
Personal Involvement http://www.thepetitionsite.com/1/peace-in-Korea/ http://www.endthekoreanwar.org/index.php
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  1. 1. The North Korean Nuclear Weapons Crisis By Jake David
  2. 2. The Problem <ul><li>6-8 nuclear warheads </li></ul><ul><li>Not part of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) </li></ul>
  3. 3. Political Cause <ul><li>High tensions between North Korea and South Korea </li></ul>
  4. 4. The Effect <ul><li>Buildup of nuclear weapons as a deterrent </li></ul><ul><li>Militarism </li></ul>
  5. 5. Political Cause <ul><li>Political Isolation of North Korea </li></ul>
  6. 6. The Effect <ul><li>Creation of nuclear weapons to use as a threat </li></ul>
  7. 7. Economic Cause <ul><li>Policy of self-reliance </li></ul>
  8. 8. The Effect <ul><li>Economic failure </li></ul><ul><li>North Korea looks for cheap energy </li></ul>
  9. 9. Economic Cause <ul><li>Economic tie with China </li></ul>
  10. 10. The Effect <ul><li>Use of China’s aid for nuclear proliferation </li></ul>
  11. 11. Social Cause <ul><li>Kim Jong-il hides the nuclear program </li></ul>
  12. 12. The Effect <ul><li>Widespread fear and uncertainty surrounding the nuclear program </li></ul>
  13. 13. Solution 1 <ul><li>Aid-for-disarmament talks </li></ul>
  14. 14. Positives <ul><li>Peaceful </li></ul><ul><li>Diplomatic </li></ul><ul><li>Better relationship with North Korea </li></ul>
  15. 15. Negatives <ul><li>Kim Jong-il is resisting these talks </li></ul><ul><li>We have to give economic and political aid </li></ul>
  16. 16. Solution 2 <ul><li>Buildup nuclear weapons as a deterrent against North Korea </li></ul>
  17. 17. Positives <ul><li>Nations who can stockpile nuclear weapons are safe </li></ul>
  18. 18. Negatives <ul><li>Nations without nuclear weapons are unsafe (most nations) </li></ul><ul><li>Gives North Korea time to create more nuclear weapons </li></ul>
  19. 19. The Best Solution…
  20. 20. Solution 1 <ul><li>If it works, all nations are safe </li></ul><ul><li>North Korea becomes a much less hostile nation </li></ul><ul><li>Peaceful </li></ul>
  21. 21. Personal Involvement http://www.thepetitionsite.com/1/peace-in-Korea/ http://www.endthekoreanwar.org/index.php

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