What China and North Korea Really Think of Each Other
February 23, 2015
What China and North Korea Really Think of Each Other
Though often depicted as inseparable allies, in truth China-North Korea relations are on shaky ground.
What China and North Korea Really Think of Each Other
Moscow and Pyongyang: From Disdain to Partnership?
February 18, 2015
Moscow and Pyongyang: From Disdain to Partnership?
Russian-North Korean relations have been on a roll during the past year, but may soon encounter roadblocks.
Moscow and Pyongyang: From Disdain to Partnership?
What Does North Korea’s Latest Missile Test Tell Us?
February 11, 2015
What Does North Korea’s Latest Missile Test Tell Us?
Some say it could be a sign of Pyongyang’s growing capabilities.
What Does North Korea’s Latest Missile Test Tell Us?
Kim Jong-un Executes Senior KPA General
February 06, 2015
Kim Jong-un Executes Senior KPA General
General Pyon In-son, the head of operations of the KPA, was executed, reportedly for disagreeing with Kim Jong-un.
Kim Jong-un Executes Senior KPA General
The Sources of North Korean Conduct
February 01, 2015
The Sources of North Korean Conduct
We can be incensed by North Korean bellicosity, but we shouldn’t be surprised.
The Sources of North Korean Conduct
It's Official: Kim Jong-un Will Visit Russia in May
January 29, 2015
It's Official: Kim Jong-un Will Visit Russia in May
A Russian presidential spokesperson has confirmed that Kim Jong-un will travel to Moscow in May 2015.
It's Official: Kim Jong-un Will Visit Russia in May
Don't Expect Too Much From Inter-Korean Diplomacy
January 24, 2015
Don't Expect Too Much From Inter-Korean Diplomacy
Seoul cannot agree to Pyongyang's terms without backing from the U.S. -- and that's unlikely to happen.
Don't Expect Too Much From Inter-Korean Diplomacy
Xi Jinping and Kim Jong-un Might Meet – in Russia
January 23, 2015
Xi Jinping and Kim Jong-un Might Meet – in Russia
Early signs indicate that the Chinese and North Korean leaders will both visit Moscow in May.
Xi Jinping and Kim Jong-un Might Meet – in Russia
China Urges US to Accept North Korea’s ‘Olive Branch’
January 17, 2015
China Urges US to Accept North Korea’s ‘Olive Branch’
Beijing wants Washington to seriously consider recent peace overtures from North Korea.
China Urges US to Accept North Korea’s ‘Olive Branch’
Kim Jong-un Might Head to Russia in May 2015
January 14, 2015
Kim Jong-un Might Head to Russia in May 2015
Kim Jong-un may head to Moscow in his first foreign visit as North Korea's Supreme Leader.
Kim Jong-un Might Head to Russia in May 2015
South Korean Government Won't Stop Balloon-Drop of 'The Interview' in North Korea
January 09, 2015
South Korean Government Won't Stop Balloon-Drop of 'The Interview' in North Korea
South Korean authorities won't prevent a human rights group from dropping DVDs of The Interview in North Korea.
South Korean Government Won't Stop Balloon-Drop of 'The Interview' in North Korea
The North Korea Regime Change Debate
January 06, 2015
The North Korea Regime Change Debate
A call for a policy of North Korean regime change sparks debate.
The North Korea Regime Change Debate
<i>The Interview</i> and Its Challenge to North Korea’s Leadership
December 19, 2014
The Interview and Its Challenge to North Korea’s Leadership
Why not exploit North Korean propaganda as part of a Hollywood marketing strategy?
The Interview and Its Challenge to North Korea’s Leadership
Cyber: North Korea's Ace Up the Sleeve?
December 18, 2014
Cyber: North Korea's Ace Up the Sleeve?
If North Korea is shown to have sponsored the attack on Sony Pictures, the U.S. must respond with proportionate action.
Cyber: North Korea's Ace Up the Sleeve?
China Not Invited to Kim Jong-il's Death Anniversary Commemoration
December 09, 2014
China Not Invited to Kim Jong-il's Death Anniversary Commemoration
The North Korean government will not invite China to the commemoration of Kim Jong-il's third death anniversary.
China Not Invited to Kim Jong-il's Death Anniversary Commemoration
Kim Jong-un Blasts US 'Aggressors'
November 26, 2014
Kim Jong-un Blasts US 'Aggressors'
Plus, Afghan "proxy wars," South Asian nukes, reflections on China's ADIZ and more. Mid-week links.
Kim Jong-un Blasts US 'Aggressors'
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