North Korea’s Ambassador Blames US for Regional Tensions in Rare UN Security Council Appearance
By Edith M. Lederer
Amb. Kim Song defended North Korea’s recent long-range missile test-flight as a legitimate exercise of the North's right to self-defense.
North Korea and US Complacency: Why We Can’t Get Off the Escalation Merry-Go-Round
By Andy Hong
Even as Pyongyang’s missile tests reach record highs, a new survey shows that fewer Americans are worried about North Korea.
Countdown to Doomsday: The Asia Factor
By Jon Letman
We’re now 100 seconds to midnight. How can the Asia-Pacific contribute to (or counter) doomsday?
Van Jackson on Dealing With a Nuclear North Korea
By Prashanth Parameswaran
“There would be no diplomatic outreach without Kim Jong Un crossing the nuclear threshold.”
Why Vietnam Should Host the Second Trump-Kim Summit
By Viet Phuong Nguyen
Hanoi has been floated as a possible location for the second Trump-Kim summit.
The US-North Korea Deadlock
By Atsuhito Isozaki
Both sides are going to need to make concessions.
How to Reorient US North Korea Policy
By Denny Roy
If there was ever a real chance for the near-term denuclearization of North Korea, its momentum has halted.
Where Pessimism Is Realism: The Korean Peninsula
By Daniel DePetris
When it comes to denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, pessimism is realism.
Is ‘Denuclearization’ the Answer to the North Korea Nuclear Problem?
By Olly Terry
Or could a nuclear weapons free zone -- an NWFZ -- be a better solution?
Hawaii: Facing North Korea With the Aloha Spirit
By Jon Letman
In the face of nuclear war, people in Hawaii embrace the potential for peace.
A Trump-Kim Summit: How Did We Get Here, and What's Next?
By Clint Work
Real questions remain about the next steps in the North Korean dialogue process.
Chinese Newspaper Publishes Nuclear Attack Survival Guide
By Charlotte Gao
The official paper of Jilin, near the North Korean border, publishes a full-page article about precautions to take.