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What the US Should Take Away From Kim Jong Un’s New Year Address
January 04, 2019
What the US Should Take Away From Kim Jong Un’s New Year Address
Washington should take full advantage of Kim’s renewed focus on the economy.
What the US Should Take Away From Kim Jong Un’s New Year Address
North Korea: No Closer to Denuclearization
January 01, 2019
North Korea: No Closer to Denuclearization
A year of historic diplomacy reduced tensions on the Korean Peninsula, but denuclearization remains a distant dream.
North Korea: No Closer to Denuclearization
As 2018 Comes to a Close, North Korea Defines ‘Denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula’
December 21, 2018
As 2018 Comes to a Close, North Korea Defines ‘Denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula’
Pyongyang wants to ensure that Washington understands what is meant by “denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.”
As 2018 Comes to a Close, North Korea Defines ‘Denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula’
US-North Korea: Talking Is Our Only Chance at Peace
October 10, 2018
US-North Korea: Talking Is Our Only Chance at Peace
The United States must commit to diplomacy with North Korea -- even in the face of setbacks.
US-North Korea: Talking Is Our Only Chance at Peace
US-North Korea Diplomacy Picks Up With a Pompeo-Kim Encounter in Pyongyang
October 07, 2018
US-North Korea Diplomacy Picks Up With a Pompeo-Kim Encounter in Pyongyang
The meeting marks the highest level contact between the two countries since the Singapore Summit in June.
US-North Korea Diplomacy Picks Up With a Pompeo-Kim Encounter in Pyongyang
Achieving Peace on the Korean Peninsula
September 13, 2018
Achieving Peace on the Korean Peninsula
The possibility of peace seems closer than ever before, but caution is necessary.
Achieving Peace on the Korean Peninsula
Where the US Went Wrong on North Korea
September 06, 2018
Where the US Went Wrong on North Korea
The harm to American interests as a direct result of the Trump-Kim meeting may prove to be quite significant indeed.
Where the US Went Wrong on North Korea
What Mattis Did and Didn't Say About US-South Korea Military Exercises
August 30, 2018
What Mattis Did and Didn't Say About US-South Korea Military Exercises
Mattis' comments were misreported. The U.S.-South Korea alliance has reached no decision on upcoming major exercises.
What Mattis Did and Didn't Say About US-South Korea Military Exercises
Japan: North Korea Still Poses ‘Serious and Imminent’ Threat
August 28, 2018
Japan: North Korea Still Poses ‘Serious and Imminent’ Threat
Japan's latest Defense White Paper sees “no change” in the evaluation of the threat from North Korea
Japan: North Korea Still Poses ‘Serious and Imminent’ Threat
Pompeo on North Korea: 'Ways to Go' Before Denuclearization
August 04, 2018
Pompeo on North Korea: 'Ways to Go' Before Denuclearization
The U.S. secretary of state charges North Korea with continuing to violate UN Security Council resolutions.
Pompeo on North Korea: 'Ways to Go' Before Denuclearization
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
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?
The US-North Korea Summit: All Flash, Little Substance
June 15, 2018
The US-North Korea Summit: All Flash, Little Substance
Trump's haphazard approach to a historic event was not surprising. But what comes next?
The US-North Korea Summit: All Flash, Little Substance
The Trump Kim Summit: Why History Doesn't Always Repeat Itself
June 13, 2018
The Trump Kim Summit: Why History Doesn't Always Repeat Itself
The fact that the leaders of the United States and North Korea have met and signed a piece of paper is alone remarkable.
The Trump Kim Summit: Why History Doesn't Always Repeat Itself
Soundbites, Subtleties, and Substance at the Singapore Summit
June 12, 2018
Soundbites, Subtleties, and Substance at the Singapore Summit
Main takeaways from a historic U.S-North Korea meeting.
Soundbites, Subtleties, and Substance at the Singapore Summit
Dear President Trump: Don’t Underestimate Kim Jong-Un
June 11, 2018
Dear President Trump: Don’t Underestimate Kim Jong-Un
Popular portrayals of Kim as a willful child are misleading -- and dangerous.
Dear President Trump: Don’t Underestimate Kim Jong-Un
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