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2017/08/24 | Kerry Brown

China's New Point Man on North Korea Faces Uphill Battle

'Never before has North Korea been more troubling, its nuclear program seemingly more successful than anyone suspected, and the country well on the way, under the maverick young leader Kim Jong-un, to being able to deliver nuclear-loaded ballistics to US assets,' writes Kerry Brown.

2017/08/23 | Andrew O'Neil

North Korea's Rudimentary Nuclear Command-and-Control Systems are Dangerous

Nuclear war would be a disaster for the North Korean people and would almost certainly lead to the destruction of the Kim Jong-un regime.

2017/08/04 | Leif-Eric Easley

Can South Korea's 'Dream Team' Make Ground on North Korean Crisis?

Inter-Korean rapprochement is a worthy pursuit, but the Moon administration is right not to sacrifice UN resolutions and US alliance coordination in the process.

2017/07/25 | TIME

The Time for Negotiations with North Korea is Now

The absence of direct dialogue between the US and North Korea has to change. 'We can’t deal with them if we don’t understand them, and we won’t understand them if we aren’t talking to each other,' says a North Asia specialist.

2017/07/20 | FORTUNE

How North Korea Could Start a War With America Right Now

As frightening as ICBMs sound, Pyongyang already possesses all the weapons it needs to draw America into a war. The question is whether the US and its allies will continue to strengthen the tools required to deter such a conflict.