Le Figaro Reports on French Warming toward Pyongyang

Sebastien Sabetti [in Seoul], “La France tente sa chance à Pyongyang [France Tries its Hand/Takes its Chance with Pyongyang],” Le Figaro, 9 October 2009. [Translation by Adam Cathcart] NORTH KOREA.  How to turn a handicap into an advantage: France is now playing diplomatic poker [coup de poker diplomatique, e.g., taking a diplomatic gamble] with the North Korean issue. Its objective: to catch up, overtaking its own … Continue reading Le Figaro Reports on French Warming toward Pyongyang