This is good news for the Bush administration after nothing but bad news day after day for months. Alberto, Cheney, Iraq, Scooter Libby, Iraq, Iran, the environment the list is almost endless. This may be something that the Bush Administration can cheer about.
Pyongyang and Washington have agreed on a three-week timeframe for shutting down the North’s plutonium-producing reactor, a top U.S. nuclear envoy said Saturday after returning from a rare visit to the reclusive state.
Christopher Hill — the chief U.S. negotiator at international talks on North Korea’s nuclear programs — said they were looking at a three-week timeframe for shutting down the Yongbyon reactor, when asked by reporters on his arrival at Tokyo’s Haneda Airport. (more..)