North Korea Nuclear Talks Stall

At six-nation nuclear containment talks in Beijing, negotiators disagree on the fate of North Korea's nuclear program. The conciliatory mood that marked early discussions has evaporated as North Korea's offer to freeze its nuclear weapons program meets with U.S. demands for total "dismantlement" instead. Hear NPR's Melissa Block and NPR's Rob Gifford.



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