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Foreign Relations

Information related to the North Korea’s foreign relations

Once again, North Korea is the Hermit Kingdom

Once again, North Korea is the Hermit Kingdom

Pyongyang increasingly isolates itself, even from old allies, through its refusal to change course

Once again, North Korea is the Hermit Kingdom
John Lee
John Lee July 8, 2016
Out of time on N. Korea

Out of time on N. Korea

A failure to decide means accepting N. Korea as a nuclear power – is that what we want?

Out of time on N. Korea
Robert E. McCoy
Robert E. McCoy July 6, 2016
Reunification of Korea and Peace and Prosperity in Northeast Asia

Reunification of Korea and Peace and Prosperity in Northeast Asia

North Korea institute reiterates federal mode of unification amid current political context in NEA

Reunification of Korea and Peace and Prosperity in Northeast Asia
Choe Un Ju
Choe Un Ju July 5, 2016
Conclusion of a U.S.-North Korea peace agreement the most pressing issue

Conclusion of a U.S.-North Korea peace agreement the most pressing issue

DPRK's Institute For American Studies calls for peace agreement without denuclearization

Conclusion of a U.S.-North Korea peace agreement the most pressing issue
Ri Yong Phil July 4, 2016
Four North Koreans’ great Bulgarian escape

Four North Koreans’ great Bulgarian escape

For 4 exchange students in Eastern Europe, de-Stalinization was not just an intellectual challenge

Four North Koreans’ great Bulgarian escape
Andrei Lankov
Andrei Lankov June 30, 2016
Strategic patience, critical engagement, and boredom: My Korean saga

Strategic patience, critical engagement, and boredom: My Korean saga

After watching 40 years, I no longer see much of a reason to be hopeful for a break in the deadlock

Strategic patience, critical engagement, and boredom: My Korean saga
James Hoare
James Hoare June 28, 2016
Ethnic Koreans in China not bound to N.Korea

Ethnic Koreans in China not bound to N.Korea

Younger generation in Yanbian Autonomous Region well aware of South Korean wave

Ethnic Koreans in China not bound to N.Korea
Robert E. McCoy
Robert E. McCoy June 27, 2016
The Six-Party Talks on N.Korea are dead – long live the Six-Party Talks?

The Six-Party Talks on N.Korea are dead – long live the Six-Party Talks?

Conditions have changed, and Pyongyang’s erstwhile negotiating partners must change too

The Six-Party Talks on N.Korea are dead – long live the Six-Party Talks?
Georgy Toloraya
Georgy Toloraya June 26, 2016
Diplomacy with North Korea? Not yet

Diplomacy with North Korea? Not yet

Negotiations with Pyongyang are doomed until its end goals change

Diplomacy with North Korea? Not yet
John Lee
John Lee June 23, 2016
Is there a better way to repel Chinese fishing boats?

Is there a better way to repel Chinese fishing boats?

There was a time when Seoul and Pyongyang cooperated to repel Chinese fishing boats

Is there a better way to repel Chinese fishing boats?
JH Ahn
JH Ahn June 22, 2016