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
A First: North Korean Ballistic Missile Splashes Down in Japanese Waters
August 04, 2016
A First: North Korean Ballistic Missile Splashes Down in Japanese Waters
For the first time ever, a North Korean ballistic missile landed in Japanese waters.
A First: North Korean Ballistic Missile Splashes Down in Japanese Waters
THAAD Could Spark a Dangerous Arms Race in East Asia
July 22, 2016
THAAD Could Spark a Dangerous Arms Race in East Asia
THAAD could be the spark for a more muscular Chinese security policy.
THAAD Could Spark a Dangerous Arms Race in East Asia
The US-ROK Alliance Needs a Boost on Regional Challenges
July 19, 2016
The US-ROK Alliance Needs a Boost on Regional Challenges
The two countries must take concrete steps to coordinate their approach toward regional issues.
The US-ROK Alliance Needs a Boost on Regional Challenges
Activity at North Korean Nuclear Testing Site Raises Questions
July 18, 2016
Activity at North Korean Nuclear Testing Site Raises Questions
Is Kim Jong-un looking to stage a fifth nuclear test later this summer?
Activity at North Korean Nuclear Testing Site Raises Questions
It's Official: The United States and South Korea Agree to Deploy THAAD
July 08, 2016
It's Official: The United States and South Korea Agree to Deploy THAAD
Talks are over. THAAD will be deployed on the Korean peninsula.
It's Official: The United States and South Korea Agree to Deploy THAAD
Kim Jong-un Gets Called Out in New US Sanctions. Now What?
July 07, 2016
Kim Jong-un Gets Called Out in New US Sanctions. Now What?
How will North Korea react to the U.S. slapping sanctions on Kim Jong-un?
Kim Jong-un Gets Called Out in New US Sanctions. Now What?
What's Behind North Korea's Recent Counterfeiting?
July 06, 2016
What's Behind North Korea's Recent Counterfeiting?
What recent currency counterfeiting tells us about Pyongyang.
What's Behind North Korea's Recent Counterfeiting?
North Korea Gets Rid of the All-Powerful National Defense Commission. So What?
July 04, 2016
North Korea Gets Rid of the All-Powerful National Defense Commission. So What?
Kim Jong-un continues to dismantle the vestiges of his father's disastrous songun policy. What's next?
North Korea Gets Rid of the All-Powerful National Defense Commission. So What?
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