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Recent disclosures that North Korea is building a light-water reactor and centrifuge facility to produce uranium fuel for bombs has confirmed what critics say are significant failures of U.S. intelligence and diplomacy since 2002 to identify and halt Pyongyang's nuclear program.
"China is key," he said. "Without China, the North Korean economy just crumbles."
Joseph DeTrani, former director of the National Counterproliferation Center in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, told lawmakers that China has propped up the North Korean regime with economic aid.