China Lashes Out at North Korea
April 05, 2014
China Lashes Out at North Korea
China's media offers withering criticism of North Korea as tensions mount between the erstwhile allies.
China Lashes Out at North Korea
North Korea: China is a ‘Turncoat and our Enemy’
March 25, 2014
North Korea: China is a ‘Turncoat and our Enemy’
North Korea has resumed openly criticizing Beijing, according to new reports.
North Korea: China is a ‘Turncoat and our Enemy’
China Dismisses UN Report on North Korea's Human Rights Violations
March 17, 2014
China Dismisses UN Report on North Korea's Human Rights Violations
As predicted, China has officially come out against a UN report on North Korea's human rights abuses.
China Dismisses UN Report on North Korea's Human Rights Violations
Pentagon North Korea Report for 2013: Unimpressive Hardware, Focus on Cyber Attacks
March 14, 2014
Pentagon North Korea Report for 2013: Unimpressive Hardware, Focus on Cyber Attacks
The Pentagon's annual report on the North Korean military is dismissive of its hardware.
Pentagon North Korea Report for 2013: Unimpressive Hardware, Focus on Cyber Attacks
Two Faces of North Korea’s Missile Launches
March 13, 2014
Two Faces of North Korea’s Missile Launches
Another provocation from Pyongyang, but the words this time around are interesting.
Two Faces of North Korea’s Missile Launches
The Long Road Back to the Six Party Talks
February 28, 2014
The Long Road Back to the Six Party Talks
The Six Party Talks might be back on the horizon. What will it take to get them going again?
The Long Road Back to the Six Party Talks
The Significance of the Korean Reunions
February 27, 2014
The Significance of the Korean Reunions
After decades, families divided by war get to meet. Does it signal more amicable relations?
The Significance of the Korean Reunions
The Westerners Who Love North Korea
February 25, 2014
The Westerners Who Love North Korea
It’s not just Dennis Rodman. North Korea has supporters across the world.
The Westerners Who Love North Korea
Defector’s Horrifying Drawings of Life in a North Korean Prison Camp Published by UN
February 19, 2014
Defector’s Horrifying Drawings of Life in a North Korean Prison Camp Published by UN
Crimes against humanity depicted in a series of illustrations reminiscent of the Holocaust.
Defector’s Horrifying Drawings of Life in a North Korean Prison Camp Published by UN
Why the UN Report on North Korea Won't Change Anything
February 19, 2014
Why the UN Report on North Korea Won't Change Anything
Despite a detailed UN report on human rights abuses in North Korea, China will prevent any international response.
Why the UN Report on North Korea Won't Change Anything
North Korea: Implications For Regional Security
February 12, 2014
North Korea: Implications For Regional Security
The Diplomat speaks with Victor Cha about the stability of the Kim regime, its relations with China, and its nuclear program.
North Korea: Implications For Regional Security
The Perils of Investing in North Korea
February 11, 2014
The Perils of Investing in North Korea
Large Chinese investors have been disappointed. Smaller traders, however, are busy.
The Perils of Investing in North Korea
US Special Representative for North Korea Visits Beijing
January 28, 2014
US Special Representative for North Korea Visits Beijing
Glyn Davies is in Asia to discuss the Pyongyang problem with Chinese, South Korean, and Japanese leaders.
US Special Representative for North Korea Visits Beijing
North Korea: The Problem with Reconciliation Via Engagement
January 23, 2014
North Korea: The Problem with Reconciliation Via Engagement
Engagement does not have a good track record at producing breakthroughs with Pyongyang.
North Korea: The Problem with Reconciliation Via Engagement
How China Could Benefit From a United Korea
January 14, 2014
How China Could Benefit From a United Korea
China's North Korea strategy is pinned on preventing Korean unification. But would that really be so bad for China?
How China Could Benefit From a United Korea
North Korea Rebuffs South on Family Reunions (Again)
January 13, 2014
North Korea Rebuffs South on Family Reunions (Again)
Park Geun-Hye's "trustpolitik" has run up against the North's opposition to inter-Korean family reunions,
North Korea Rebuffs South on Family Reunions (Again)
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