Nuclear Diplomacy Progress

Timeline created by cebryn
  • North Korea Ratifies NPT

    North Korea Ratifies NPT
    North Korea signs Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty (NPT)
  • South-North Joint Declaration

    South-North Joint Declaration
    North and South Korea make a joint declaration:
    --denuclearize the Korean peninsula
    --create an environment favorable for paece and peaceful reunification
  • U.S. Imposes Economic Sanctions

    U.S. Imposes Economic Sanctions
    The United States imposed economic sanctions on North Korea for its nuclear weapons program
  • IAEA Declaration

    IAEA Declaration
    International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) declared that North Korea was not following standard nuclear safety procedures
  • "Agreed Framework"

    "Agreed Framework"
    The United States of America and North Korea met in Geneva and signed Agreed Framework.
    --The United States would lift economic sanctions
    --North Korea would halt its nuclear program and dismantle nuclear reactors.
  • North Korea Demands Reimbursement

    North Korea Demands Reimbursement
    North Korea demanded reimbursement for dismantling its nuclear program
  • North Withdraws From NPT

    North Withdraws From NPT
    North Korea withdrew from the nonproliferation treaty
    --denied reimbursement
  • Failed Missile Launch

    Failed Missile Launch
    North Korea conducted a test launch of a nuclear missile
  • North Withdraws From Six Party Talks

    North Withdraws From Six Party Talks
    North Korea withdrew from the Six Party Talks
    --condemnation for test launch