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'
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
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