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A WAR SCENARIO  Korean Cataclysm
http://washingtonpost.com:80/wp-srv/WPlate/1997-05/04/085L-050497-idx.html
Lonnie Henley May 4 1997; Page C01 The Washington Post 
"If North Korea attacked the South, the ensuing war would
be intense and bloody, with high casualties on both sides and
heavy damage to South Korea's economic infrastructure. 
It is unlikely North Korea would prevail,  however, unless it 
were able to make quick territorial gains and then
persuade its opponents to accept a cease-fire."