July 15, 2020

Great expectations: four ways a Trump-Kim meeting could happen in 2020

From “go big or go home” to a more symbolic meeting, here's how another DPRK-U.S. summit could pan out

Mintaro Oba July 14, 2020



Russia stabilizes fuel exports to North Korea after COVID-19 disruptions

Chinese fuel exports to North Korea dipped during the global pandemic, but overall fuel supply remains stable


Why Kim Yo Jong isn’t shutting the door to diplomacy with the U.S. just yet

North Korea may be calling another summit "useless," but it's still open to talks that meet Pyongyang's demands


Wollo-ri: nuclear warhead storage area, manufacturing site, or military academy?

Analyses and sources conflict on what exactly the facilities are being used for


U.S. NGO wins sanctions exemption for North Korea agricultural projects

American Friends Service Committee says work will help to address the "critical issue of food availability" in the DPRK



Experts Believe Cancellation of US-ROK Military Drill Will Not Lead to Progress with North Korea

Amid growing speculation that joint military exercises between South Korea and the United States are ...

Jul 15, 2020

What Kim Yo Jong’s Statement Means for the Prospect of Renewed Nuclear Talks

By Stephan HaggardSpeculation about a pre-election surprise on North Korea has been bubbling to the ...

Jul 14, 2020

Park the activist

PARK HYUN-HOUNGThe author is a Washington correspondentof the JoongAng Ilbo.A long time ago, I ...

Jul 14, 2020

A betrayer? Think again

Yeh Young-juneThe author is an editorial writer of the JoongAng Ilbo.The country is split ...

Jul 14, 2020

Weighing merits and flaws

Bae Myung-bokThe author is a senior writer of the JoongAng Ilbo.Chang Chun-ha (1918-1975) escaped ...

Jul 14, 2020