September 27, 2021

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Joshua H. Pollack

Joshua Pollack is a senior research associate at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey and editor of the Nonproliferation Review.

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U.S.-North Korea diplomacy is over for now. What comes next?

U.S.-North Korea diplomacy is over for now. What comes next?

After fruitless negotiations, Kim Jong Un is turning back to his weapons scientists in search of additional leverage

U.S.-North Korea diplomacy is over for now. What comes next?
Joshua H. Pollack
Joshua H. Pollack December 9, 2019
The limits of Kim’s patience: will North Korea test another missile soon?
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The limits of Kim’s patience: will North Korea test another missile soon?

As negotiations continue to stall, the DPRK leader's options appear increasingly limited

The limits of Kim’s patience: will North Korea test another missile soon?
Joshua H. Pollack
Joshua H. Pollack May 31, 2019
Who’s deceiving whom? Open source North Korea under the microscope

Who’s deceiving whom? Open source North Korea under the microscope

NYT coverage of think-tank report risks credibility of open-source research on North Korea

Who’s deceiving whom? Open source North Korea under the microscope
Joshua H. Pollack
Joshua H. Pollack December 11, 2018
North Korea’s controlled demolition at Punggye-ri: some key points
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North Korea’s controlled demolition at Punggye-ri: some key points

It is unclear how comprehensively the tunnel complexes were collapsed, though a return to testing remains unlikely

North Korea’s controlled demolition at Punggye-ri: some key points
Joshua H. Pollack
Joshua H. Pollack May 25, 2018
How North Korea makes its missiles

How North Korea makes its missiles

Two reports this week made crucial mistakes about the DPRK's rocket development

How North Korea makes its missiles
Joshua H. Pollack
Joshua H. Pollack August 18, 2017