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North Korea Diplomacy and the Winter Olympics
February 07, 2018
North Korea Diplomacy and the Winter Olympics
North Korea's upcoming Olympics appearance is both an opportunity and a challenge for South Korea, Japan, and the U.S.
North Korea Diplomacy and the Winter Olympics
North and South Korean Ice Hockey Teams Meet For the First Time
January 26, 2018
North and South Korean Ice Hockey Teams Meet For the First Time
The creation of a joint ice hockey team for the PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games has been controversial in South Korea.
North and South Korean Ice Hockey Teams Meet For the First Time
An Olympic Feat: North and South Korea Engage in High-Level Talks
January 10, 2018
An Olympic Feat: North and South Korea Engage in High-Level Talks
The focus was on the upcoming Olympic Games, but North Korea agreed to additional military talks.
An Olympic Feat: North and South Korea Engage in High-Level Talks
South Korea’s PyeongChang 2018 Olympics at a Crossroads
November 28, 2017
South Korea’s PyeongChang 2018 Olympics at a Crossroads
The lack of recent launches from North Korea has raised the South's hopes for an “Olympic for Peace."
South Korea’s PyeongChang 2018 Olympics at a Crossroads
North Korean Soldier Makes Dramatic Defection Across the DMZ
November 25, 2017
North Korean Soldier Makes Dramatic Defection Across the DMZ
South Korea’s loudspeaker broadcasting system, pumping K-Pop northward, may have played a role in the man’s defection.
North Korean Soldier Makes Dramatic Defection Across the DMZ
Democracy vs North Korea
October 13, 2017
Democracy vs North Korea
Why have democracies proven unable to halt the North Korean dictatorship’s development of nuclear weapons?
Democracy vs North Korea
South Korea Keeps Calm and Carries On
September 06, 2017
South Korea Keeps Calm and Carries On
An American in South Korea reflects on the impact of North Korea’s missile and nuclear tests on everyday life.
South Korea Keeps Calm and Carries On
North Korea’s ICBMs: What Now?
August 09, 2017
North Korea’s ICBMs: What Now?
Pyongyang's ICBMs do little to change the overall U.S.-DPRK strategic calculus.
North Korea’s ICBMs: What Now?
Facing the Realities of the North Korean Non-Strategy
October 18, 2016
Facing the Realities of the North Korean Non-Strategy
Sanctions have not and will not stop the North Korean nuclear program. It is time to rethink U.S. strategy.
Facing the Realities of the North Korean Non-Strategy
Citing Iran, South Korea’s President Urges UN to Focus on North Korea
September 29, 2015
Citing Iran, South Korea’s President Urges UN to Focus on North Korea
The division of the Korean peninsula, Park said, is the “the last remaining vestige of the Cold War."
Citing Iran, South Korea’s President Urges UN to Focus on North Korea
North Korea Threatens to Attack US Homeland
August 17, 2015
North Korea Threatens to Attack US Homeland
Pyongyang promised dire consequences should a joint ROK-US military drill begin today.
North Korea Threatens to Attack US Homeland
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