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UN Security Council Adopts New Sanctions After North Korea's Sixth Nuclear Test
September 12, 2017
UN Security Council Adopts New Sanctions After North Korea's Sixth Nuclear Test
The new sanctions encompass a cap on fuel exports to the rogue state.
UN Security Council Adopts New Sanctions After North Korea's Sixth Nuclear Test
South Korea Keeps Calm and Carries On
September 06, 2017
South Korea Keeps Calm and Carries On
An American in South Korea reflects on the impact of North Korea’s missile and nuclear tests on everyday life.
South Korea Keeps Calm and Carries On
Is Public Diplomacy the Key to Unlocking China-South Korea Relations?
August 28, 2017
Is Public Diplomacy the Key to Unlocking China-South Korea Relations?
It may not be so simple.
Is Public Diplomacy the Key to Unlocking China-South Korea Relations?
North Korea’s Impending Perfect Storm
August 25, 2017
North Korea’s Impending Perfect Storm
Severe drought and deforestation puts the country a few major downpours away from devastation.
North Korea’s Impending Perfect Storm
South Korea: You’ve Come A Long Way, Baby!
August 15, 2017
South Korea: You’ve Come A Long Way, Baby!
On Liberation Day, let’s take note of Seoul’s many successes.
South Korea: You’ve Come A Long Way, Baby!
Time for ‘Implementation Diplomacy’ on North Korea
August 15, 2017
Time for ‘Implementation Diplomacy’ on North Korea
There are no quick fixes for the North Korean threat; attempts at rushed solutions and grand bargains risk unintended consequences.
Time for ‘Implementation Diplomacy’ on North Korea
Lights Out for South Korea's Nuclear Export Ambitions
August 12, 2017
Lights Out for South Korea's Nuclear Export Ambitions
President Moon's decision to phase out nuclear energy will undercut South Korea's role in the global industry.
Lights Out for South Korea's Nuclear Export Ambitions
North Korea Rebukes Russia’s Denial of Its ICBM Launch
August 11, 2017
North Korea Rebukes Russia’s Denial of Its ICBM Launch
Russia called North Korea's missile fired on July 4 an intermediate-range ballistic missile (IRBM) rather than an ICBM
North Korea Rebukes Russia’s Denial of Its ICBM Launch
North Korea’s ICBMs: What Now?
August 09, 2017
North Korea’s ICBMs: What Now?
Pyongyang's ICBMs do little to change the overall U.S.-DPRK strategic calculus.
North Korea’s ICBMs: What Now?
Why Did the UAE Purchase Weapons From North Korea?
August 08, 2017
Why Did the UAE Purchase Weapons From North Korea?
Why a U.S. Gulf ally maintains a covert military trade with Pyongyang.
Why Did the UAE Purchase Weapons From North Korea?
Will the Latest UN Sanctions on North Korea Actually Matter?
August 07, 2017
Will the Latest UN Sanctions on North Korea Actually Matter?
The sanctions have new scope, but use the same tools. Will implementation be any different?
Will the Latest UN Sanctions on North Korea Actually Matter?
After ICBM Tests, UN Security Council Adopts Wide-Ranging Sanctions Against North Korea
August 07, 2017
After ICBM Tests, UN Security Council Adopts Wide-Ranging Sanctions Against North Korea
The latest sanctions will bar North Korean exports of coal, iron ore, lead, lead ore, and seafood.
After ICBM Tests, UN Security Council Adopts Wide-Ranging Sanctions Against North Korea
Today's Nuclear North Korea Is Yesterday's China: Lessons From History
August 05, 2017
Today's Nuclear North Korea Is Yesterday's China: Lessons From History
North Korea isn't the first Asian communist state to acquire a nuclear ICBM capability of concern to the United States.
Today's Nuclear North Korea Is Yesterday's China: Lessons From History
What Does North Korea Think of China's 'Dual Freeze' Proposal?
July 25, 2017
What Does North Korea Think of China's 'Dual Freeze' Proposal?
North Korea might agree to a freeze, but actually dismantling its nuclear program is out of the question.
What Does North Korea Think of China's 'Dual Freeze' Proposal?
US State Department Announces Travel Restrictions for North Korea
July 22, 2017
US State Department Announces Travel Restrictions for North Korea
U.S. passports can no longer be used to travel to North Korea without special permission.
US State Department Announces Travel Restrictions for North Korea
How North Korea Evades Sanctions in Southeast Asia: The Malaysia Case
July 20, 2017
How North Korea Evades Sanctions in Southeast Asia: The Malaysia Case
Two companies with links to Pyongyang and Malaysia reveal how North Korea can skirt international restrictions.
How North Korea Evades Sanctions in Southeast Asia: The Malaysia Case
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