Opposing Reactions to Nuclear Threats

Why are Koreans so much braver than Israelis when faced with the threat of nuclear weapons? North Korea's second underground nuclear test, much bigger than its first in October 2006, did not cause panic in South Korea.

Gwynne Dyer
Published: Wednesday, 05/27/2009 12:00 am EDT

Why are Koreans so much braver than Israelis when faced with the threat of nuclear weapons?

If you are already a subscriber

Subscribe to Embassy

Subscribe to the print and electronic editions and get instant access to Embassy online.


Quick purchase

Purchase this week's edition of Embassy in electronic format (PDF) for $4.00


Sign up for a free trial

For access to the website.



This Week's Issue
policy briefings