April 18, 2024

Foreign Relations

Information related to the North Korea’s foreign relations

Tokyo’s expected contingency on North Korea

Tokyo’s expected contingency on North Korea

Recent Chongryon raid reflects shift in Abe administration’s position

Tokyo’s expected contingency on North Korea
Daniel Roh
Daniel Roh April 8, 2015
Trains and sums and games: A busy month ahead for North Korea watchers
COLUMN

Trains and sums and games: A busy month ahead for North Korea watchers

For once, we know what’s hot up North; there’s much to play for

Trains and sums and games: A busy month ahead for North Korea watchers
Aidan Foster-Carter
Aidan Foster-Carter April 8, 2015
News media keeps missing the point on North Korea

News media keeps missing the point on North Korea

Pursuit of catchy headlines, trendy stories ignores real long-term developments in the North – and elsewhere

News media keeps missing the point on North Korea
Andrei Lankov
Andrei Lankov April 7, 2015
Korea’s Jeju Massacre: Bringing America’s role to light

Korea’s Jeju Massacre: Bringing America’s role to light

S.Korean scholars, activists visit U.S. to call for shared responsibility for massacre on Jeju Island

Korea’s Jeju Massacre: Bringing America’s role to light
Ha-young Choi
Ha-young Choi April 7, 2015
North Korea will not participate in railway group meeting – Korail
NK PRO

North Korea will not participate in railway group meeting – Korail

Absence will delay South Korean membership, required to carry out Silk Road Express plans

North Korea will not participate in railway group meeting – Korail
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne April 2, 2015
What might North Korea expect from Russia?

What might North Korea expect from Russia?

Looking at history to determined what Pyongyang, Moscow may want in bilateral economic relations

What might North Korea expect from Russia?
Georgy Bulychev April 2, 2015
Songun soccer: Football politics in North Korea

Songun soccer: Football politics in North Korea

North Korea’s relationship with the beautiful game is complex – and inevitably tied to politics

Songun soccer: Football politics in North Korea
Oliver Hotham
Oliver Hotham March 30, 2015
The daily life of a Swedish diplomat in North Korea

The daily life of a Swedish diplomat in North Korea

For embassy staff, a stint in Pyongyang is full of frustration, loneliness and limitations

The daily life of a Swedish diplomat in North Korea
Jojje Olsson
Jojje Olsson March 27, 2015
Mongolia keen to ship coal through North Korean port
NK PRO

Mongolia keen to ship coal through North Korean port

Further details, including exemption of customs duties, to be announced at April meeting in Czech Republic

Mongolia keen to ship coal through North Korean port
Leo Byrne
Leo Byrne March 25, 2015
North Korean steel production slumps, hindering economy, military

North Korean steel production slumps, hindering economy, military

Number of factors keep North's steel production from operating at or near full potential

North Korean steel production slumps, hindering economy, military
Christopher Rivituso March 25, 2015