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Kim Jong Un fired two short-range ballistic missiles to get on the U.S.’ agenda before a key policy review is finished
The Biden administration is not offering Pyongyang the flexibility that both North and South Korea likely hoped for
Military exercises have little impact on talks with North Korea, regardless of angry words from Kim Jong Un’s sister
North Korea’s long-range nuclear threat could overshadow Japan’s other security priorities
Vietnam achieved what the Kim regime never could: national reunification and a booming economy
Jung H. Pak supports using maximum pressure rather than showy summits in order to force Kim into giving up his nukes
Chung Eui-yong helped fix 2018 and 2019's summits, but COVID-19 and a reluctant Biden will make more talks difficult
The U.S. wanted to convince North Korea that it doesn’t need nukes, but Kim is far from persuaded
Antony Blinken is chosen as secretary of state, while Jake Sullivan is Biden's pick for national security adviser
North Korea’s shelling of Yeonpyeong Island killed two civilians, sparking tensions along the inter-Korean sea border
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