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Condi Backs Clinton Over North Korea

Sorry St McCain, you forget to send Rove's memo to Cond. (via The Situation Room) RICE:...We have been through bilateral talks with the North Kor

Sorry St McCain, you forget to send Rove's memo to Cond. (via The Situation Room)

RICE:...We have been through bilateral talks with the North Koreans in the
1994 Agreed Framework, it didn't hold. They...

BLITZER: That was a mistake the Clinton administration...

RICE: No. I will not blame anyone for trying. I just know that the 1994 agreement, of course, didn't hold. The North Koreans cheated.

BLITZER: Is there any evidence that what the Clinton administration did helped North Korea build these bombs?

RICE: Oh, I think North Korea has been persistent and has been consistent in pursuing this nuclear weapons program for decades. Now, it is going to have to be fought. And the international community is speaking with one voice very loudly, because the North Koreans crossed an important line when they proclaimed that they had conducted a nuclear test.


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