US General: North Korea Can Miniaturize Nuke Warheads
October 25, 2014
US General: North Korea Can Miniaturize Nuke Warheads
The top U.S. military officer in Korea says that Pyongyang can place a nuclear warhead on a ballistic missile.
US General: North Korea Can Miniaturize Nuke Warheads
Malaysia Stops Lighthouse Construction in Disputed Waters
October 25, 2014
Malaysia Stops Lighthouse Construction in Disputed Waters
Plus, U.S. and South Korea delay OPCON transfer, PLAN adds a mine countermeasure vessel, and life in North Korea. Weekend links.
Malaysia Stops Lighthouse Construction in Disputed Waters
South Korea Scraps 'Christmas Tower' Near North Korean Border
October 24, 2014
South Korea Scraps 'Christmas Tower' Near North Korean Border
North Korea had long seen the tower as a tool of psychological warfare.
South Korea Scraps 'Christmas Tower' Near North Korean Border
North Korea Bans All Tourism Over Ebola Concerns
October 23, 2014
North Korea Bans All Tourism Over Ebola Concerns
“The country’s closed" until further notice, a travel agency specializing in North Korea said.
North Korea Bans All Tourism Over Ebola Concerns
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
North Korea Says US Trying to ‘Ignite a Nuclear War’
October 19, 2014
North Korea Says US Trying to ‘Ignite a Nuclear War’
North Korea slammed former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta’s new memoir, and said it is ready for nuclear war.
North Korea Says US Trying to ‘Ignite a Nuclear War’
How Capitalism Conquered North Korea
October 16, 2014
How Capitalism Conquered North Korea
Plus, American maritime strategy, offset strategies, and extended deterrence. Some general interest links.
How Capitalism Conquered North Korea
Kim Jong-un Treated by Foreign Doctor
October 16, 2014
Kim Jong-un Treated by Foreign Doctor
A French doctor was flown into North Korea last month to treat Kim Jong-un for a leg injury.
Kim Jong-un Treated by Foreign Doctor
US Marine Investigated in Killing of Transgender Filipino
October 15, 2014
US Marine Investigated in Killing of Transgender Filipino
Plus, images of the J-10B, North Korea threatens not to return U.S. troop remains, and more. Mid-week links.
US Marine Investigated in Killing of Transgender Filipino
Kim Jong-un's Reappearance Shows North Korea’s New Transparency
October 14, 2014
Kim Jong-un's Reappearance Shows North Korea’s New Transparency
Kim Jong-un's absence and resurfacing provide another example of North Korea becoming more transparent under his rule.
Kim Jong-un's Reappearance Shows North Korea’s New Transparency
Kim Jong-un Remerges Laughing, With a Cane
October 14, 2014
Kim Jong-un Remerges Laughing, With a Cane
Official media reports a recent appearance, yet Kim’s health is still questionable.
Kim Jong-un Remerges Laughing, With a Cane
The US and China Need to Cooperate on North Korea
October 10, 2014
The US and China Need to Cooperate on North Korea
Kim Jong-un’s ‘divide and conquer’ strategy won't work. It is time for North Korea to open up to the world.
The US and China Need to Cooperate on North Korea
North Korea Admits to Labor ‘Gulags’
October 08, 2014
North Korea Admits to Labor ‘Gulags’
What has prompted Pyongyang to make this unprecedented acknowledgment?
North Korea Admits to Labor ‘Gulags’
North and South Korean Boats Exchange Fire
October 08, 2014
North and South Korean Boats Exchange Fire
North and South Korean naval boats exchanged fire on Tuesday, but the skirmish won't impact otherwise improving ties.
North and South Korean Boats Exchange Fire
Relax, Kim Jong-Un Is Fine
October 07, 2014
Relax, Kim Jong-Un Is Fine
There is no reason to think the North Korean leader's health and power are at serious risk, according to a new analysis.
Relax, Kim Jong-Un Is Fine
Where in the World Is North Korean Leader Kim Jong-Un?
October 07, 2014
Where in the World Is North Korean Leader Kim Jong-Un?
U.S. editors Ankit Panda and Zachary Keck discuss recent developments in inter-Korean politics, and U.S.-India relations.
Where in the World Is North Korean Leader Kim Jong-Un?
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