North Korea Tests Missile Engine, Possibly Intended for an ICBM
September 20, 2016
North Korea Tests Missile Engine, Possibly Intended for an ICBM
Less than two weeks after its fifth nuclear test, North Korea shows off a powerful new missile engine.
North Korea Tests Missile Engine, Possibly Intended for an ICBM
Enough Strategic Patience: Time for a New US North Korea Policy
September 13, 2016
Enough Strategic Patience: Time for a New US North Korea Policy
North Korea's fifth nuclear test makes it plain that strategic patience has failed.
Enough Strategic Patience: Time for a New US North Korea Policy
North Korea's 5th Nuclear Test Sends a Clear Message, But Who's Listening?
September 12, 2016
North Korea's 5th Nuclear Test Sends a Clear Message, But Who's Listening?
North Korea is getting to the point where it'll have nuclear-tipped ballistic missiles ready to fly.
North Korea's 5th Nuclear Test Sends a Clear Message, But Who's Listening?
5.3 Magnitude Quake Detected in North Korea, Likely Fifth Nuclear Test
September 09, 2016
5.3 Magnitude Quake Detected in North Korea, Likely Fifth Nuclear Test
If confirmed, 2016 would become the first year to see multiple nuclear tests by North Korea.
5.3 Magnitude Quake Detected in North Korea, Likely Fifth Nuclear Test
<em>Byungjin</em> in Play? North Korea's Top Economic Officials Meet for First Time Since 2006
September 07, 2016
Byungjin in Play? North Korea's Top Economic Officials Meet for First Time Since 2006
News from North Korea continues to suggest that Kim Jong-un is serious about making byungjin work.
Byungjin in Play? North Korea's Top Economic Officials Meet for First Time Since 2006
Little Progress on THAAD as Park, Xi Meet on G20 Sidelines
September 05, 2016
Little Progress on THAAD as Park, Xi Meet on G20 Sidelines
Xi and Park reiterated their views on THAAD, but didn't appear to forge a path toward understanding.
Little Progress on THAAD as Park, Xi Meet on G20 Sidelines
With Eye on China, North Korea, Japan's Abe Pursues Record Defense Budget
September 01, 2016
With Eye on China, North Korea, Japan's Abe Pursues Record Defense Budget
Abe's government is seeking a record defense budget -- again.
With Eye on China, North Korea, Japan's Abe Pursues Record Defense Budget
Thailand's Future After the Constitutional Referendum
August 27, 2016
Thailand's Future After the Constitutional Referendum
The Diplomat‘s Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss Thailand's new constitution and upcoming Asian summits.
Thailand's Future After the Constitutional Referendum
North Korea Tests Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile as US-South Korea Exercises Begin
August 24, 2016
North Korea Tests Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile as US-South Korea Exercises Begin
The missile landed in the Sea of Japan and flew 300 kilometers, according to U.S. Strategic Command.
North Korea Tests Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile as US-South Korea Exercises Begin
Is China Losing South Korea?
August 22, 2016
Is China Losing South Korea?
Not entirely, but both countries need to make new adjustments to new realities.
Is China Losing South Korea?
South Korea to Add More Missiles Capable of Hitting All of North Korea
August 19, 2016
South Korea to Add More Missiles Capable of Hitting All of North Korea
South Korea’s military will greatly increase the number of Hyunmoo ballistic and cruise missiles in its arsenal.
South Korea to Add More Missiles Capable of Hitting All of North Korea
After THAAD, What's Next in South Korea's Missile Defense Plans?
August 16, 2016
After THAAD, What's Next in South Korea's Missile Defense Plans?
The SM-3 would be outfitted on the ROKN's Sejong the Great-class guided missile destroyers.
After THAAD, What's Next in South Korea's Missile Defense Plans?
In Liberation Day Speech, South Korea's President Reasserts Importance of THAAD
August 16, 2016
In Liberation Day Speech, South Korea's President Reasserts Importance of THAAD
Park Geun-hye challenged critics of the missile defense system to offer an alternative and condemned human rights abuses in North Korea.
In Liberation Day Speech, South Korea's President Reasserts Importance of THAAD
Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, and the Future of US Asia Policy
August 10, 2016
Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, and the Future of US Asia Policy
The Diplomat's Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss the 2016 U.S. general election.
Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, and the Future of US Asia Policy
Japan Mulls Open-Ended Missile Intercept Order Amid Repeated North Korean Missile Testing
August 08, 2016
Japan Mulls Open-Ended Missile Intercept Order Amid Repeated North Korean Missile Testing
North Korea's frequent missile testing has Japan thinking about an open-ended standing intercept order.
Japan Mulls Open-Ended Missile Intercept Order Amid Repeated North Korean Missile Testing
In Kuwait, a North Korean Economic Lifeline Comes Under Pressure
August 06, 2016
In Kuwait, a North Korean Economic Lifeline Comes Under Pressure
North Korean "guest workers" in Kuwait are a crucial source of hard currency for the Kim regime.
In Kuwait, a North Korean Economic Lifeline Comes Under Pressure
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