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The Denuclearization of North Korea: Moving Past Cosmetics and Showmanship
August 03, 2018
The Denuclearization of North Korea: Moving Past Cosmetics and Showmanship
Trump is letting America down by focusing on looking good rather than doing what is actually good.
The Denuclearization of North Korea: Moving Past Cosmetics and Showmanship
North Korea: A Hermit No More
August 01, 2018
North Korea: A Hermit No More
In a striking U-turn, Kim Jong Un has shifted from bellicosity to diplomacy.
North Korea: A Hermit No More
Minding the Gap in US-ROK Public Opinion
July 20, 2018
Minding the Gap in US-ROK Public Opinion
The key remains the U.S. president’s ability to articulate a clear vision to both the American and South Korean publics.
Minding the Gap in US-ROK Public Opinion
Even After the Singapore Summit, Denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula Might Be a Pipe Dream
July 19, 2018
Even After the Singapore Summit, Denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula Might Be a Pipe Dream
North Korea will not give up its nuclear weapons. Successful U.S. diplomacy hinges on that realization.
Even After the Singapore Summit, Denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula Might Be a Pipe Dream
US and North Korea Begin Discussion on Returning Remains of US Soldiers
July 17, 2018
US and North Korea Begin Discussion on Returning Remains of US Soldiers
After a missed meeting, North Korean and U.S. representatives met to discuss the return of the remains of U.S. soldiers.
US and North Korea Begin Discussion on Returning Remains of US Soldiers
In Trump and Kim Jong Un We Trust?
July 16, 2018
In Trump and Kim Jong Un We Trust?
Recent polling data reveals South Koreans are looking more favorably on both the U.S. and North Korean leaders.
In Trump and Kim Jong Un We Trust?
What Next for the North Korea Negotiations?
July 15, 2018
What Next for the North Korea Negotiations?
In the wake of the summit, there are few realistic roads ahead for the international community.
What Next for the North Korea Negotiations?
North Korea's Diplomatic No Show Amplifies Post-Singapore Diplomatic Tensions
July 13, 2018
North Korea's Diplomatic No Show Amplifies Post-Singapore Diplomatic Tensions
The no-show is a well-worn North Korean negotiating tactic, but this time, it highlights growing discord in talks.
North Korea's Diplomatic No Show Amplifies Post-Singapore Diplomatic Tensions
The One Weird Trick to Successful Negotiations With North Korea in 2018
July 10, 2018
The One Weird Trick to Successful Negotiations With North Korea in 2018
Leave unilateral disarmament at the door, North Korea tells the United States.
The One Weird Trick to Successful Negotiations With North Korea in 2018
Trump’s North Korea Policy: Treating Reality Like Reality Television
July 09, 2018
Trump’s North Korea Policy: Treating Reality Like Reality Television
The gap between Trump’s portrayal of events and the reality on the ground is cause for serious concern.
Trump’s North Korea Policy: Treating Reality Like Reality Television
'America' Takes a New Meaning in South Korea
July 06, 2018
'America' Takes a New Meaning in South Korea
After the meeting between North Korean and American leaders on June 12, the United States has new friends in Seoul.
'America' Takes a New Meaning in South Korea
Why It’s Nearly Impossible to Denuclearize North Korea
June 22, 2018
Why It’s Nearly Impossible to Denuclearize North Korea
Despite the optimism after the Trump-Kim summit, it's difficult to imagine Pyongyang ever giving up nuclear weapons.
Why It’s Nearly Impossible to Denuclearize North Korea
China-North Korea Relations After the Trump-Kim Summit
June 19, 2018
China-North Korea Relations After the Trump-Kim Summit
A historical perspective on what US-North Korea rapprochement means for China.
China-North Korea Relations After the Trump-Kim Summit
Steering North Korea to Become a Normal Country
June 19, 2018
Steering North Korea to Become a Normal Country
With the Singapore summit, Kim Jong Un has effectively declared the end of North Korea’s era of diplomatic isolation.
Steering North Korea to Become a Normal Country
US-North Korea Summit: Short-Term Gain, Long-Term Loss?
June 19, 2018
US-North Korea Summit: Short-Term Gain, Long-Term Loss?
Insights from Soo Kim.
US-North Korea Summit: Short-Term Gain, Long-Term Loss?
No, North Korea Hasn't Blown Up Missile 'Launch Sites' After the June 12 Summit
June 18, 2018
No, North Korea Hasn't Blown Up Missile 'Launch Sites' After the June 12 Summit
Trump continues to fabricate North Korean concessions following his summit with Kim Jong Un.
No, North Korea Hasn't Blown Up Missile 'Launch Sites' After the June 12 Summit
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