January 26, 2020

Rival Reputations: North Korean attacks on the U.S. military
Jackson's book points to a time when the U.S. dealt with the DPRK very differently
By the time of the Yeonpyeong Island bombardment in late 2010, there was a sense – at least among the foreign visitors who’d been there less than 20 years – that we had reached unprecedented territory and no one know what would come next. Coming after the Kim Dae-jung and Roh Moo-hyun years, in which the two Koreas held summits and figures on both sides of the DMZ suggested the U.S. was the