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Information related to inter-Korean developments

Post-coup North Korea: A China-controlled future puppet state?

Post-coup North Korea: A China-controlled future puppet state?

The future circumstances under which China might wish to influence a Northern Korean government

Post-coup North Korea: A China-controlled future puppet state?
Andrei Lankov
Andrei Lankov July 12, 2016
A North Korean in the South Korean army

A North Korean in the South Korean army

When South Korean men talk military service memories it's easy for a defector to feel left out

A North Korean in the South Korean army
Kim Yoo-sung
Kim Yoo-sung July 5, 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
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
Denying human rights to uphold it: A N.Korean defector’s case

Denying human rights to uphold it: A N.Korean defector’s case

If upholding one person's human rights endangers the safety of many more, what can we do?

Denying human rights to uphold it: A N.Korean defector’s case
Joo Seong-ha
Joo Seong-ha June 27, 2016
Kim rules: How term limits hurt inter-Korean policy

Kim rules: How term limits hurt inter-Korean policy

If South Korea's policy changes every five years no progress with the North is likely to take place

Kim rules: How term limits hurt inter-Korean policy
David Tizzard
David Tizzard 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
Peace on the Korean Peninsula and the ‘Northern Limit Line’

Peace on the Korean Peninsula and the ‘Northern Limit Line’

DPRK think tank provides assessment of demarcation lines and conflict in the West Sea of Korea

Peace on the Korean Peninsula and the ‘Northern Limit Line’
Jong Kil Song June 20, 2016
Only inter-Korean cooperation can solve illegal Chinese fishing

Only inter-Korean cooperation can solve illegal Chinese fishing

Unilateral ventures around NLL risk not just those fishermen, but catastrophic escalation

Only inter-Korean cooperation can solve illegal Chinese fishing
Kim Dong-yub
Kim Dong-yub June 17, 2016
South Korean SLBMs: Stabilizing second strike or destabilizing counterforce?
NK PRO

South Korean SLBMs: Stabilizing second strike or destabilizing counterforce?

Unclear if benefits of second strike capability outweigh risks of additional arms racing with North Korea

South Korean SLBMs: Stabilizing second strike or destabilizing counterforce?
Scott LaFoy
Scott LaFoy June 16, 2016