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Legacy Comes First in Abe’s Foreign Policy
May 10, 2019
Legacy Comes First in Abe’s Foreign Policy
Abe’s hasty pursuit of a legacy makes Japanese foreign policy look unprincipled and weak.
Legacy Comes First in Abe’s Foreign Policy
North Korea First Missile Test in More Than 500 Days: A Harbinger of Greater Tension?
May 09, 2019
North Korea First Missile Test in More Than 500 Days: A Harbinger of Greater Tension?
As tensions ramp up again on the Korean Peninsula, the hosts discuss Kim Jong Un’s plans.
North Korea First Missile Test in More Than 500 Days: A Harbinger of Greater Tension?
Despite Big Plans, North Korea's Trains Still Go Almost Nowhere
April 26, 2019
Despite Big Plans, North Korea's Trains Still Go Almost Nowhere
It could be a very long time before any trains working their way north from Seoul will be passing through Pyongyang.
Despite Big Plans, North Korea's Trains Still Go Almost Nowhere
With Diplomacy on Life Support, North Korea Names and Shames Pompeo, Bolton
April 24, 2019
With Diplomacy on Life Support, North Korea Names and Shames Pompeo, Bolton
North Korea’s attacks on Pompeo and Bolton showcase a less delicate diplomatic approach.
With Diplomacy on Life Support, North Korea Names and Shames Pompeo, Bolton
North Korean State Media Confirms Kim’s Upcoming Trip to Russia for Putin Summit
April 23, 2019
North Korean State Media Confirms Kim’s Upcoming Trip to Russia for Putin Summit
The long-awaited Kim-Putin summit will finally take place.
North Korean State Media Confirms Kim’s Upcoming Trip to Russia for Putin Summit
To Manage Great Power Competition, America Needs a New Economic Patriot Act
April 17, 2019
To Manage Great Power Competition, America Needs a New Economic Patriot Act
An executive order spelling out a new Economic Patriot Act would enable a smarter sanctions strategy.
To Manage Great Power Competition, America Needs a New Economic Patriot Act
North Korean Leader: Third US Summit Depends on Whether US Can Make ’Bold Decision’
April 15, 2019
North Korean Leader: Third US Summit Depends on Whether US Can Make ’Bold Decision’
North Korea’s leader also emphasized that his relationship with Trump remained positive.
North Korean Leader: Third US Summit Depends on Whether US Can Make ’Bold Decision’
G7 Foreign Ministers Address Maritime Asia, North Korea in Communiqué
April 09, 2019
G7 Foreign Ministers Address Maritime Asia, North Korea in Communiqué
The G-7 continues to express concern about the East and South China Seas and the Korean Peninsula.
G7 Foreign Ministers Address Maritime Asia, North Korea in Communiqué
Missile Defense Milestone: US Carries Out Successful ‘Salvo’ Interception of ICBM Target
March 26, 2019
Missile Defense Milestone: US Carries Out Successful ‘Salvo’ Interception of ICBM Target
The test marks the second-ever successful U.S. missile defense test against an ICBM-class target.
Missile Defense Milestone: US Carries Out Successful ‘Salvo’ Interception of ICBM Target
UN Panel: Financial Sanctions Against North Korea Among ‘Most Poorly Implemented’
March 14, 2019
UN Panel: Financial Sanctions Against North Korea Among ‘Most Poorly Implemented’
Sanctions implementation against North Korea continues to lag.
UN Panel: Financial Sanctions Against North Korea Among ‘Most Poorly Implemented’
Is North Korea Preparing for a Satellite Launch? Here’s What We Know
March 11, 2019
Is North Korea Preparing for a Satellite Launch? Here’s What We Know
Is Kim Jong Un planning on heading to space?
Is North Korea Preparing for a Satellite Launch? Here’s What We Know
What the Hanoi Summit Tells Us About North Korea’s Nuclear Intentions
March 06, 2019
What the Hanoi Summit Tells Us About North Korea’s Nuclear Intentions
Overall it would be unwise to interpret North Korea’s overtures at Hanoi as demonstrating a sincere commitment to denuclearization.
What the Hanoi Summit Tells Us About North Korea’s Nuclear Intentions
Trump, Kim Begin Second Historic Summit in Hanoi, Vietnam
February 27, 2019
Trump, Kim Begin Second Historic Summit in Hanoi, Vietnam
The meeting will build on the Singapore declaration between the two sides, agreed to in June 2018.
Trump, Kim Begin Second Historic Summit in Hanoi, Vietnam
The Chemistry Between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un
February 27, 2019
The Chemistry Between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un
Trump and Kim share a common desire for development.
The Chemistry Between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un
Peace Should Be Trump’s Priority at the 2nd Summit with Kim
February 26, 2019
Peace Should Be Trump’s Priority at the 2nd Summit with Kim
With deterrence already assured, the goal should be peace, not immediate denuclearization.
Peace Should Be Trump’s Priority at the 2nd Summit with Kim
Course Correction: A Way Forward for North Korea Denuclearization
February 22, 2019
Course Correction: A Way Forward for North Korea Denuclearization
By pursuing a dual-track approach faithfully we can brighten prospects of denuclearization and peace on the Korean Peninsula.
Course Correction: A Way Forward for North Korea Denuclearization
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