As AIIB Deadline Closes, These Two Applicants Might Be Out of Luck
April 01, 2015
As AIIB Deadline Closes, These Two Applicants Might Be Out of Luck
The final flurry of states seeking to join AIIB as founding members included a few surprises.
As AIIB Deadline Closes, These Two Applicants Might Be Out of Luck
Japan Launches Its Largest Post-World War II Warship
March 27, 2015
Japan Launches Its Largest Post-World War II Warship
Plus, a new Chinese sub design, North Korean chemical weapons, an Indian naval accident and more. Defense links.
Japan Launches Its Largest Post-World War II Warship
China, Russia Consider a Return to Six-Party Talks
March 26, 2015
China, Russia Consider a Return to Six-Party Talks
Senior nuclear envoys from China and Russia met to discuss a possible resumption of the Six-Party Talks.
China, Russia Consider a Return to Six-Party Talks
Call North Korea Anything But This...
March 25, 2015
Call North Korea Anything But This...
The chairman of South Korea's ruling party implied North Korea could be recognized as a nuclear power.
Call North Korea Anything But This...
Why North Korea Is So Freaked out by US-ROK Drills
March 23, 2015
Why North Korea Is So Freaked out by US-ROK Drills
Why North Korea hates ROK-US joint exercises so much -- and how these drills could be even better for the alliance.
Why North Korea Is So Freaked out by US-ROK Drills
US Officials Believe North Korea Has SLBMs, Miniaturized Nuclear Devices
March 21, 2015
US Officials Believe North Korea Has SLBMs, Miniaturized Nuclear Devices
Plus, Japan and Australia plan to buy Ospreys, China picks a new diplomat for Pyongyang, and more. Security links.
US Officials Believe North Korea Has SLBMs, Miniaturized Nuclear Devices
North Korea Fires 2 Ballistic Missiles Into Sea
March 03, 2015
North Korea Fires 2 Ballistic Missiles Into Sea
It's Groundhog Day on the Korean Peninsula: North Korea voiced its discontent over military drills in the usual manner.
North Korea Fires 2 Ballistic Missiles Into Sea
US Confirms Iranian Cyber Attack Against Gambling Corporation
February 27, 2015
US Confirms Iranian Cyber Attack Against Gambling Corporation
Plus, Japan's defense exports, China's J-20 spotted in a video, North Korea's nukes, and more.
US Confirms Iranian Cyber Attack Against Gambling Corporation
North Korea's Nuclear Future: A Conversation With Joel Wit
February 26, 2015
North Korea's Nuclear Future: A Conversation With Joel Wit
U.S. editors Ankit Panda and Shannon Tiezzi discuss North Korea's nuclear weapons program with Joel Wit.
North Korea's Nuclear Future: A Conversation With Joel Wit
What’s the Status of North Korea’s ICBM?
February 26, 2015
What’s the Status of North Korea’s ICBM?
The truth is we know very little, but North Korea's ICBM is still not operational.
What’s the Status of North Korea’s ICBM?
Indian Prime Minister Visits Arunachal Pradesh, Drawing Chinese Criticism
February 21, 2015
Indian Prime Minister Visits Arunachal Pradesh, Drawing Chinese Criticism
Plus, ISIS, public opinion in Myanmar, the Chinese military's weaknesses, aircraft carriers, and more. Weekend links.
Indian Prime Minister Visits Arunachal Pradesh, Drawing Chinese Criticism
4 US Littoral Combat Ships to Operate out of Singapore by 2018
February 19, 2015
4 US Littoral Combat Ships to Operate out of Singapore by 2018
The controversial naval vessel will also participate in a military exercise off the coast of South Korea next month.
4 US Littoral Combat Ships to Operate out of Singapore by 2018
Kim Jong-un Executes Senior KPA General
February 06, 2015
Kim Jong-un Executes Senior KPA General
General Pyon In-son, the head of operations of the KPA, was executed, reportedly for disagreeing with Kim Jong-un.
Kim Jong-un Executes Senior KPA General
Majority of Australians Support Neutrality in Hypothetical China-Japan Conflict
January 10, 2015
Majority of Australians Support Neutrality in Hypothetical China-Japan Conflict
Plus, Indian Air Force gets new Su-30s, invading North Korea, Putin and Tea Party conservatives, and more. Links.
Majority of Australians Support Neutrality in Hypothetical China-Japan Conflict
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
Murders Strain Frayed China-North Korea Ties
January 08, 2015
Murders Strain Frayed China-North Korea Ties
A North Korean army defector killed four Chinese citizens in a border town.
Murders Strain Frayed China-North Korea Ties
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