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An Olympic Feat: North and South Korea Engage in High-Level Talks
January 10, 2018
An Olympic Feat: North and South Korea Engage in High-Level Talks
The focus was on the upcoming Olympic Games, but North Korea agreed to additional military talks.
An Olympic Feat: North and South Korea Engage in High-Level Talks
Breakthrough: Koreas Hold First Official Talks in 2 Years
January 09, 2018
Breakthrough: Koreas Hold First Official Talks in 2 Years
North Korea offers to participate in the upcoming PyeongChang Winter Olympics with a high-level delegation.
Breakthrough: Koreas Hold First Official Talks in 2 Years
South Korea Pulls Back From Sex Slave Agreement With Japan
January 08, 2018
South Korea Pulls Back From Sex Slave Agreement With Japan
A recent government report criticizes the agreement made under the previous Park administration.
South Korea Pulls Back From Sex Slave Agreement With Japan
North Korea's Military Partners in the Horn of Africa
January 06, 2018
North Korea's Military Partners in the Horn of Africa
Ethiopia, Eritrea, and Somalia maintain covert military ties with Pyongyang, despite UN sanctions.
North Korea's Military Partners in the Horn of Africa
North Korea's Olive Branch, South Korea's Dilemma
January 05, 2018
North Korea's Olive Branch, South Korea's Dilemma
How can the Moon administration respond to Kim Jong-un's outreach without alienating the United States?
North Korea's Olive Branch, South Korea's Dilemma
North Korea Reopens Hotline With South Korea Despite Trump’s Tweet
January 04, 2018
North Korea Reopens Hotline With South Korea Despite Trump’s Tweet
The development comes two days after Kim Jong-un offered a big olive branch to South Korea in his New Year speech.
North Korea Reopens Hotline With South Korea Despite Trump’s Tweet
Can the PyeongChang Olympics Be a Breakthrough for the North Korea Crisis?
January 03, 2018
Can the PyeongChang Olympics Be a Breakthrough for the North Korea Crisis?
South Korea plans to hold talks with North Korea ahead of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics.
Can the PyeongChang Olympics Be a Breakthrough for the North Korea Crisis?
3 Takeaways From Kim Jong-un's 2018 New Year's Address
January 01, 2018
3 Takeaways From Kim Jong-un's 2018 New Year's Address
What's on Kim Jong-un's mind? Nuclear buttons, an Olympics overture, and a call to arms for self-reliance as sanctions bear down.
3 Takeaways From Kim Jong-un's 2018 New Year's Address
North Korea: New Sanctions, Same Old Story
December 29, 2017
North Korea: New Sanctions, Same Old Story
Another North Korean missile test, another round of UN sanctions.
North Korea: New Sanctions, Same Old Story
China's November Customs Data and North Korean Sanctions Enforcement
December 27, 2017
China's November Customs Data and North Korean Sanctions Enforcement
New Chinese customs data shows no oil exports in November 2017, but how much does that really tell us?
China's November Customs Data and North Korean Sanctions Enforcement
December 2017 Sanctions on North Korea: Business as Usual?
December 26, 2017
December 2017 Sanctions on North Korea: Business as Usual?
New sanctions are unlikely to significantly change the status quo on the Korean Peninsula.
December 2017 Sanctions on North Korea: Business as Usual?
UN Security Council Unanimously Approves New Sanctions Against North Korea
December 23, 2017
UN Security Council Unanimously Approves New Sanctions Against North Korea
The new sanctions take aim at North Korea's energy imports, foreign labor revenue, and more.
UN Security Council Unanimously Approves New Sanctions Against North Korea
South Korea and the Quad: Missing Out or Opting Out?
December 23, 2017
South Korea and the Quad: Missing Out or Opting Out?
Seoul’s absence from a revived Quadrilateral Security Dialogue is unfortunate, yet perfectly logical.
South Korea and the Quad: Missing Out or Opting Out?
South Korea's Smartphone Obsession
December 23, 2017
South Korea's Smartphone Obsession
South Korea is overdue for a discussion on the impact smartphones have on health and society.
South Korea's Smartphone Obsession
South Korea Requests Delay of Springtime Joint Military Exercises With US
December 21, 2017
South Korea Requests Delay of Springtime Joint Military Exercises With US
South Korea's president says the proposal will depend on North Korea's behavior.
South Korea Requests Delay of Springtime Joint Military Exercises With US
Trump Finally Taps Ambassador to South Korea
December 16, 2017
Trump Finally Taps Ambassador to South Korea
Despite sky-rocketing tensions on the peninsula, the United States doesn't have an ambassador in Seoul.
Trump Finally Taps Ambassador to South Korea
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