November 02, 2020
Who Is South Korea Rooting for in the US Presidential Election?
By Mitch Shin
Apparently, Joe Biden is unofficially favored by South Korea, but there are serious concerns about his approach to North Korea.
October 27, 2020
Let’s Have a Better Debate on North Korea
By Daniel R. DePetris
While denuclearization can still be a long-term objective, it is extremely unlikely to happen - and luckily, U.S. security is not dependent on it.
October 11, 2019
What the Trump Impeachment Inquiry Means for Negotiations with North Korea
By Troy Stangarone
Other presidents have conducted foreign policy as usual while under the cloud of impeachment, but will it be the same with Trump?
January 16, 2019
Van Jackson on Dealing With a Nuclear North Korea
By Prashanth Parameswaran
“There would be no diplomatic outreach without Kim Jong Un crossing the nuclear threshold.”
November 22, 2018
Who’s Driving the Wedge Into US-South Korea Relations?
By Benjamin A. Engel
Don't blame Pyongyang: the United States and South Korea are weakening their alliance on their own.
September 06, 2018
Where the US Went Wrong on North Korea
By Mitch Lerner
The harm to American interests as a direct result of the Trump-Kim meeting may prove to be quite significant indeed.
August 30, 2018
Trump’s North Korea Tweets Are Double Trouble for South Korea
By Kyle Ferrier
While the North Korea setback gets the headlines, Trump's trade war with China might be worse news for South Korea.
August 09, 2018
Where Pessimism Is Realism: The Korean Peninsula
By Daniel DePetris
When it comes to denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, pessimism is realism.
June 02, 2018
Personnel is Policy, So Who Are the Players in US North Korea Talks?
By Clint Work
An introduction to the officials representing Washington in this week's North Korea talks.
May 16, 2018
Jake Sullivan on the Future of American Foreign Policy in Asia
By Riddhima Yadav
An interview with Jake Sullivan, former Chief Foreign Policy Advisor to Hillary Clinton.
March 14, 2018
Tillerson Is Out, But Let's Hope His North Korea Approach Sticks Around
By Edward Howell
What Trump can learn from Tillerson’s approach to North Korea.
February 10, 2018
Still No US Ambassador in South Korea
By Clint Work
With Victor Cha's nomination scrapped, Washington is no closer to filling a crucial position in its ally's capital.