James Birkett

James Birkett is an associate director at Alaco, a London-based business intelligence consultancy.

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Iran and North Korea: why sanctions have worked to defuse one nuclear crisis but not the other

The US sanctions programme on Iran not only had support from a range of global actors, but Tehran was also more reliant on the global economy than North Korea is.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM

The US sanctions programme on Iran not only had support from a range of global actors, but Tehran was also more reliant on the global economy than North Korea is.

Iran and North Korea: why sanctions have worked to defuse one nuclear crisis but not the other