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Tough Korea Hearings

Earlier this week, I posted about a congressional hearing in which Christopher Hill, who negotiated our nuclear agreement with North Korea, would likely face skeptical questioning, and demands for more information on the target of Israel’s Syrian raid. Now that hearing has taken place, and Hill did indeed face some very hard questions. Secretary of State Rice ran into similar problems the day before. I think the skeptics have a point. If anything like this happened in Syria, then Congress needs more information, and needs to rethink the six-party agreement.

Stanley Kurtz is a senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center.

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