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'
The Renaissance in Russia-North Korea Relations
November 22, 2014
The Renaissance in Russia-North Korea Relations
Moscow and Pyongyang talk economics and nuclear issues during Choe Ryong-hae’s visit to Russia.
The Renaissance in Russia-North Korea Relations
North Korea: Old Threats Meet a New International Attack
November 20, 2014
North Korea: Old Threats Meet a New International Attack
Renewed nuclear test threats are old tactics, as allies will keep Pyongyang from the ICC.
North Korea: Old Threats Meet a New International Attack
North Korean Official Departs for Russia
November 19, 2014
North Korean Official Departs for Russia
Choe Ryong-hae, Kim Jong-un's special envoy to Putin, has left for Russia.
North Korean Official Departs for Russia
Hastening the Fall of the Korean Wall
November 15, 2014
Hastening the Fall of the Korean Wall
Twenty-five years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, what are the lessons for the Koreas?
Hastening the Fall of the Korean Wall
Choe Ryong-hae Is North Korea’s Number 2… Again
November 15, 2014
Choe Ryong-hae Is North Korea’s Number 2… Again
With his upcoming trip to Russia, Choe Ryong-hae appears to have regained his position as North Korea's number two.
Choe Ryong-hae Is North Korea’s Number 2… Again
Pyongyang’s Poverty Politics
November 12, 2014
Pyongyang’s Poverty Politics
In the wake of the UN report, it’s time to look at targeted financial sanctions.
Pyongyang’s Poverty Politics
Why North Korean Analysis Is Changing
November 12, 2014
Why North Korean Analysis Is Changing
Part two of a two-part series that looks at the new era in North Korean studies.
Why North Korean Analysis Is Changing
What the Debate Over Who Rules North Korea Really Shows
November 11, 2014
What the Debate Over Who Rules North Korea Really Shows
The arguments over who really has power suggest an important new era in North Korean studies.
What the Debate Over Who Rules North Korea Really Shows
Abe and Xi Finally Met: So What?
November 11, 2014
Abe and Xi Finally Met: So What?
U.S. editors Ankit Panda and Zachary Keck discuss Asia's most important handshake of 2014, and North Korea's "charm offensive."
Abe and Xi Finally Met: So What?
Kim Jong-un Tightens Grip on Military
November 07, 2014
Kim Jong-un Tightens Grip on Military
The North Korean leader appears to be trying to strengthen the Workers' Party of Korea's control over the military.
Kim Jong-un Tightens Grip on Military
Report: Kim Jong-un Executes Another Powerful Aide
October 31, 2014
Report: Kim Jong-un Executes Another Powerful Aide
Kim Kyong Ok of North Korea’s powerful Organization and Guidance Department has reportedly been executed.
Report: Kim Jong-un Executes Another Powerful Aide
North Korea’s Charm Offensive: New Cards, Same Player
October 29, 2014
North Korea’s Charm Offensive: New Cards, Same Player
China's tougher stance towards North Korea may be driving Pyongyang's current wave of outreach.
North Korea’s Charm Offensive: New Cards, Same Player
North Korea Lashes Out as International Criminal Court Threat Looms
October 22, 2014
North Korea Lashes Out as International Criminal Court Threat Looms
A North Korean diplomat strongly rejected accusations that human rights violations are taking place in North Korea.
North Korea Lashes Out as International Criminal Court Threat Looms
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