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.
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.
December 07, 2012
Preparations for North Korea's Rocket Launch Heat Up
Japan has ordered its military to intercept any N. Korean rocket or its debris that falls towards its territory.
May 16, 2012
Information and North Korea
More information is good for North Koreans. But real change will require greater exposure to the outside world.
April 11, 2012
Does East Asia Have an Israel?
North Korea looks set to press ahead with a satellite test. Are any neighbors considering a preemptive strike?
March 16, 2012
North Korea's Satellite Vow
North Korea plans to launch a satellite into orbit next month. Would the move scupper its deal with the U.S.?