Rebooting Talks With North Korea
By Mark Tokola
With new administrations in Washington, Seoul, and Tokyo, and a lack of alternative ways forward, maybe it is time to consider restarting multilateral talks – starting with the Six-Party format.
The Case for a New North Korean Nuclear Deal
By Iordanka Alexandrova
Mutual distrust has doomed past efforts to settle a deal between the U.S. and North Korea.
Putin: North Korea Is Ready to Denuclearize – If It Gets Guarantees
By Vladimir Isachenkov and Eric Talmadge
The Russian president said he will discuss his meeting with Kim Jong Un with Chinese and U.S. officials.
North Korean Denuclearization: One Goal, Different Interpretations
By Clint Work
Can Seoul thread the needle between Washington's demands and what Pyongyang is willing to accept?
US North Korea Policy After the Olympics
By James J. Przystup
A closer look at Washington’s policy options after the likely expiry of the Winter Olympic truce.
An Olympic Feat: North and South Korea Engage in High-Level Talks
By Hyunmin Michael Kang
The focus was on the upcoming Olympic Games, but North Korea agreed to additional military talks.
Breakthrough: Koreas Hold First Official Talks in 2 Years
By Charlotte Gao
North Korea offers to participate in the upcoming PyeongChang Winter Olympics with a high-level delegation.
Can Diplomacy With North Korea Ever Work?
By Björn Alexander Düben
It’s time to be realistic about the prospects of negotiations with Pyongyang.
China Bans North Korean Coal, Iron and Seafood Imports
By Charlotte Gao
The Chinese president told the U.S. president that Beijing is ready to work with Washington on the Korean crisis.
Time for ‘Implementation Diplomacy’ on North Korea
By Leif-Eric Easley
There are no quick fixes for the North Korean threat; attempts at rushed solutions and grand bargains risk unintended consequences.
Why Trump Should Beware the North Korea Double Freeze Deal
By Prashanth Parameswaran
The administration must keep in mind limitations of a proposal that has been gaining momentum.
Russia and China Have a Common Line on Resolving the North Korean Problem
By Ankit Panda
The "dual freeze" proposal gets a joint China-Russia endorsement.