September 01, 2022
North Korea’s Dangerous Turn
By Ankit Panda
Tactical nuclear weapons represent the next, dangerous phase of North Korea’s nuclear modernization.
October 14, 2020
Analog Threats in a Digital World
By Jacob Parakilas
A North Korean military parade may seem like a throwback -- but it is a good reminder that novel threats are not necessarily the most serious ones we face.
August 07, 2020
UN Report Underlines North Korea’s Continuing Nuclear Ambitions
By Bruce Klingner
The new report affirms U.S. assessments of North Korea’s nuclear weapons.
April 21, 2018
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?
February 10, 2018
Countering North Korea’s Political Warfare
By Scott W. Harold
Washington and its allies need to deal with another potent tool in Pyongyang’s diplomatic arsenal.
November 07, 2017
What Do Americans Think About War With North Korea?
By Timothy S. Rich
Survey data shows Americans are generally opposed to such a war – and even more so when Korean casualties are mentioned.
August 18, 2017
The Russia Factor in China's North Korea Challenge
By Joel Wuthnow
A closer look at a less obvious but potentially crucial variable.
December 16, 2015
Taking Stock of North Korea's Nuclear Program
By Benjamin David Baker
The latest comments by the country's leader need to be taken with more than a pinch of salt.
October 08, 2015
The Repercussions of South Korea’s Pro-Nuclear Energy Policy
By Se Young Jang
A long-term policy is running into increasing domestic opposition.
September 18, 2015
How Many Nukes Does North Korea Have?
By John Power
Pyongyang confirmed that its nuclear facility is back online, but there's still a lot we don't know about the program.
August 01, 2015
Evolution of the US-ROK Alliance: North Korea Threat Profile
By Leon Whyte
The DPRK threat ensures that the original purpose of the alliance remains relevant.
June 04, 2015
Why North Korea Wants Mutually Assured Destruction
By Van Jackson
A look at what Pyongyang is seeking and why.