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The North Korea Problem
December 16, 2012
The North Korea Problem
Pyongyang has successfully tested a long-range rocket. What may happen next — including missiles someday armed with nuclear warheads — could make matters worse.
The North Korea Problem
How Obama Got North Korea Wrong
December 13, 2012
How Obama Got North Korea Wrong
Instead of doubling down on a failed policy, Obama should have adopted a tougher approach towards Pyongyang.
How Obama Got North Korea Wrong
Shining a Light on North Korea's Human Rights Crisis
December 12, 2012
Shining a Light on North Korea's Human Rights Crisis
More must be done to stop human rights atrocities in North Korea notes Robert Park.
Shining a Light on North Korea's Human Rights Crisis
Sun Zhengcai, A Rising Star
November 28, 2012
Sun Zhengcai, A Rising Star
The Diplomat’s Zachary Keck profiles one of China’s potential 6th generation leaders.
Sun Zhengcai, A Rising Star
South Korea: Asia's Other Rising Naval Power
October 02, 2012
South Korea: Asia's Other Rising Naval Power
The attention given to China and Japan’s navies overlooks the emergence of a new maritime power.
South Korea: Asia's Other Rising Naval Power
Book Review- The Impossible State: North Korea, Past and Future
September 03, 2012
Book Review- The Impossible State: North Korea, Past and Future
Despite some limitations, Victor Cha provides the most comprehensive and current book on this paradoxical state.
Book Review- The Impossible State: North Korea, Past and Future
North Korea’s Six Trillion Dollar Question
August 30, 2012
North Korea’s Six Trillion Dollar Question
North Korea holds trillions of dollars in mineral resources. Unless it reforms its economy, it may never see much benefit.
North Korea’s Six Trillion Dollar Question
The Dandong Time Machine
January 10, 2012
The Dandong Time Machine
A Chinese village on the North Korean border offers an alternative view on the meaning of Kim Jong-il’s death.
The Dandong Time Machine
The Iran Secret: Explaining North Korea's Rocket Success
The Iran Secret: Explaining North Korea's Rocket Success
For years the Iran factor in North Korea’s ballistic missile program has been hiding in the open.
The Iran Secret: Explaining North Korea's Rocket Success
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