October 17, 2019
What to expect from North Korea’s brinksmanship diplomacy going forward
The disastrous Hanoi summit likely pushed the DPRK into taking a more hardline position
North Korea this weekend showed off its unique brand of brinksmanship diplomacy before and after the first round of reopened working-level negotiations in Stockholm, Sweden.They launched an SLBM (submarine-launched ballistic missile) just two days before the meeting. And the chief of the North Korean delegation delivered a ready-made commentary within just half an hour of the negotiations