China Lashes Out at North Korea
April 05, 2014
China Lashes Out at North Korea
China's media offers withering criticism of North Korea as tensions mount between the erstwhile allies.
China Lashes Out at North Korea
North Korea & Human Rights: Tolerating the Intolerable
March 26, 2014
North Korea & Human Rights: Tolerating the Intolerable
With all its provocations and abuses, there is still only one realistic option for dealing with North Korea.
North Korea & Human Rights: Tolerating the Intolerable
China Draws ‘Red Line’ on US, Not North Korea
March 11, 2014
China Draws ‘Red Line’ on US, Not North Korea
Western media outlets reported this weekend that China’s FM Wang Yi drew a “red line” against Pyongyang. He didn’t.
China Draws ‘Red Line’ on US, Not North Korea
North Korea Tests Mid-Range Rocket Launcher
March 06, 2014
North Korea Tests Mid-Range Rocket Launcher
North Korea continues to provoke the South amid its exercises with the United States.
North Korea Tests Mid-Range Rocket Launcher
Will Six Party Talks Resume This Year?
March 05, 2014
Will Six Party Talks Resume This Year?
The Diplomat’s Zachary Keck and Ankit Panda discuss the terrorist attacks in China and North Korean diplomacy.
Will Six Party Talks Resume This Year?
The Long Road Back to the Six Party Talks
February 28, 2014
The Long Road Back to the Six Party Talks
The Six Party Talks might be back on the horizon. What will it take to get them going again?
The Long Road Back to the Six Party Talks
China Seeks Nuclear Talks Between Pyongyang, Seoul
February 21, 2014
China Seeks Nuclear Talks Between Pyongyang, Seoul
Plus, China's take on the violence in Ukraine, U.S.-China military ties, and the top Chinese media outlets. Friday links.
China Seeks Nuclear Talks Between Pyongyang, Seoul
US Special Representative for North Korea Visits Beijing
January 28, 2014
US Special Representative for North Korea Visits Beijing
Glyn Davies is in Asia to discuss the Pyongyang problem with Chinese, South Korean, and Japanese leaders.
US Special Representative for North Korea Visits Beijing
US, China Talk Korean Denuclearization, Maritime Disputes
January 24, 2014
US, China Talk Korean Denuclearization, Maritime Disputes
Deputy Secretary of State William Burns was in Beijing this week to discuss Asia-Pacific security issues.
US, China Talk Korean Denuclearization, Maritime Disputes
The Significance of Russia’s Frustration with North Korea
December 23, 2013
The Significance of Russia’s Frustration with North Korea
Pyongyang appears to have shunned Moscow's attempts at direct engagement.
The Significance of Russia’s Frustration with North Korea
‘Strategic Patience’ with North Korea
November 21, 2013
‘Strategic Patience’ with North Korea
The U.S. needs to rethink its current position on reopening negotiations with Pyongyang.
‘Strategic Patience’ with North Korea
Iran Is Not North Korea, But If It Was…
November 13, 2013
Iran Is Not North Korea, But If It Was…
The history of nuclear diplomacy with North Korea shows engagement can work but sanctions do not.
Iran Is Not North Korea, But If It Was…
Park Geun-hye: Japan Summit ‘Pointless’ Without Apology
November 05, 2013
Park Geun-hye: Japan Summit ‘Pointless’ Without Apology
Japan-South Korea diplomatic relations remain frosty over “comfort women” issue.
Park Geun-hye: Japan Summit ‘Pointless’ Without Apology
China and North Korea: New Thinking, Old Policies
October 30, 2013
China and North Korea: New Thinking, Old Policies
With a tougher posture on recent provocations, have China’s policies on North Korea really changed?
China and North Korea: New Thinking, Old Policies
Does Syria Hold Lessons for North Korea?
October 07, 2013
Does Syria Hold Lessons for North Korea?
Of course there are differences, but could a Syria-like trade work on the peninsula?
Does Syria Hold Lessons for North Korea?
Is North Korea Restarting Its Yongbyon Reactor?
September 18, 2013
Is North Korea Restarting Its Yongbyon Reactor?
Satellite imagery suggests it is, which would be a reversal of Pyongyang’s recent conciliatory path.
Is North Korea Restarting Its Yongbyon Reactor?
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