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North Korea Adds New Russian Internet Link, Hedging Its Reliance on Chinese Access
October 03, 2017
North Korea Adds New Russian Internet Link, Hedging Its Reliance on Chinese Access
TransTeleCom extends a high bandwidth fiber connection to North Korea, giving it telecommunications redundancy.
North Korea Adds New Russian Internet Link, Hedging Its Reliance on Chinese Access
North Korea Stages Massive Anti-US Rally After Trump's UN Speech
September 25, 2017
North Korea Stages Massive Anti-US Rally After Trump's UN Speech
North Korean officials protest Trump's threats against their country.
North Korea Stages Massive Anti-US Rally After Trump's UN Speech
North Korean Foreign Minister Rebukes Trump at UN General Assembly
September 24, 2017
North Korean Foreign Minister Rebukes Trump at UN General Assembly
The North Korean foreign minister called the U.S. president "mentally deranged" for his speech on Tuesday.
North Korean Foreign Minister Rebukes Trump at UN General Assembly
'Sleepwalking into A War' May Be Another Big Blunder on the Korean Peninsula
September 23, 2017
'Sleepwalking into A War' May Be Another Big Blunder on the Korean Peninsula
U.S. policy inconsistency matched with North Korean nuclear ambitions is a dangerous mix.
'Sleepwalking into A War' May Be Another Big Blunder on the Korean Peninsula
South Korea's Heated Debate Over the Possibility of Tactical Nukes
September 22, 2017
South Korea's Heated Debate Over the Possibility of Tactical Nukes
The possible deployment of tactical nukes is a hot topic for the opposition in Seoul.
South Korea's Heated Debate Over the Possibility of Tactical Nukes
Trump Administration Introduces New Executive Order on North Korea Sanctions
September 22, 2017
Trump Administration Introduces New Executive Order on North Korea Sanctions
The new sanctions expand the authority of the U.S. Treasury Department to implement secondary sanctions.
Trump Administration Introduces New Executive Order on North Korea Sanctions
Market Prices in North Korea Rise Sharply After Recent Sanctions and Tensions
September 19, 2017
Market Prices in North Korea Rise Sharply After Recent Sanctions and Tensions
North Korea’s domestic economy may be very resilient but it is not beyond the reach of international tensions.
Market Prices in North Korea Rise Sharply After Recent Sanctions and Tensions
Strife in South Korea Over Politics in Public Broadcasting
September 15, 2017
Strife in South Korea Over Politics in Public Broadcasting
Accusations of political bias run rampant, with two broadcasting unions going on strike.
Strife in South Korea Over Politics in Public Broadcasting
UN Security Council Adopts New Sanctions After North Korea's Sixth Nuclear Test
September 12, 2017
UN Security Council Adopts New Sanctions After North Korea's Sixth Nuclear Test
The new sanctions encompass a cap on fuel exports to the rogue state.
UN Security Council Adopts New Sanctions After North Korea's Sixth Nuclear Test
South Korea Keeps Calm and Carries On
September 06, 2017
South Korea Keeps Calm and Carries On
An American in South Korea reflects on the impact of North Korea’s missile and nuclear tests on everyday life.
South Korea Keeps Calm and Carries On
Is Public Diplomacy the Key to Unlocking China-South Korea Relations?
August 28, 2017
Is Public Diplomacy the Key to Unlocking China-South Korea Relations?
It may not be so simple.
Is Public Diplomacy the Key to Unlocking China-South Korea Relations?
North Korea’s Impending Perfect Storm
August 25, 2017
North Korea’s Impending Perfect Storm
Severe drought and deforestation puts the country a few major downpours away from devastation.
North Korea’s Impending Perfect Storm
South Korea: You’ve Come A Long Way, Baby!
August 15, 2017
South Korea: You’ve Come A Long Way, Baby!
On Liberation Day, let’s take note of Seoul’s many successes.
South Korea: You’ve Come A Long Way, Baby!
Time for ‘Implementation Diplomacy’ on North Korea
August 15, 2017
Time for ‘Implementation Diplomacy’ on North Korea
There are no quick fixes for the North Korean threat; attempts at rushed solutions and grand bargains risk unintended consequences.
Time for ‘Implementation Diplomacy’ on North Korea
Lights Out for South Korea's Nuclear Export Ambitions
August 12, 2017
Lights Out for South Korea's Nuclear Export Ambitions
President Moon's decision to phase out nuclear energy will undercut South Korea's role in the global industry.
Lights Out for South Korea's Nuclear Export Ambitions
North Korea Rebukes Russia’s Denial of Its ICBM Launch
August 11, 2017
North Korea Rebukes Russia’s Denial of Its ICBM Launch
Russia called North Korea's missile fired on July 4 an intermediate-range ballistic missile (IRBM) rather than an ICBM
North Korea Rebukes Russia’s Denial of Its ICBM Launch
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