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North Korea: Outcomes and Implications (in English)

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South Korea12.Nov.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Tom Phuong Le

The Trend of Strengthened UNC and its Role After the Transition of Wartime Operational Control (in English)

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South Korea28.Oct.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Kyung-young Chung

The Trump Risk and US-North Korea Nuclear Talks (in English)

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South Korea23.Oct.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Myung-Koo Kang

The New Policies of Abe’s Cabinet Towards the Korean Peninsula: Background and South Korea’s Position (in English)

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South Korea04.Oct.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Park Jung-jin

No Way Out?: US-North Korea Denuclearization Negotiations (in English)

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South Korea09.Sep.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Won Gon Park

The Impact of the Abrogation of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty on the Strategic Situation in Northeast Asia (in English)

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South Korea26.Aug.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Soohyung Lee

North Korea’s Biological and Chemical Weapons and the Path to Denuclearization (in English)

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South Korea19.Aug.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Jinkyung Baek, Chaesung Chun

Dear Prime Minister Abe, Help, Not Fight, President Moon to Help you on North Korea and the Olympics (in English)

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South Korea29.Jul.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Seong-ho Sheen

What Trump Should Know After the Panmunjom Summit (in English)

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South Korea12.Jul.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Jihwan Hwang

Between Pyongyang, Beijing, Moscow, and Kim Jong Un (in English)

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South Korea26.Jun.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Chae-Yeon Kang

North Korea’s Missile Provocations: Not just a Gambit but an Imminent Threat (in English)

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South Korea07.Jun.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Won Gon Park

On the Way to the Third US-North Korea Summit: South Korea’s Diplomatic Task for 2019 (in English)

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South Korea20.May.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Chaesung Chun

China’s Role and Strategy on the Denuclearization and Peace Process after the North Korea-US Hanoi Summit (in English)

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South Korea02.May.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Dong Ryul Lee

South Korea’s Denuclearization Policy: A Never Ending Story? (in English)

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South Korea15.Apr.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Won Gon Park

Towards a Successful Third US-North Korea Summit: Finding Convergence between Two Denuclearization Calculations (in English)

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South Korea06.Mar.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Young-Sun Ha

For Kim Jong Un, Trump is the Best, and the Last, Opportunity (in English)

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South Korea15.Feb.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Seong-ho Sheen

North Korea's New Year's Address and Prospects for the North Korean Nuclear Issue in 2019 (in English)

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South Korea21.Jan.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Chaesung Chun

Kim Jong Un's 2019 New Year's Speech and the Task of Achieving Complete Denuclearization (in English)

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South Korea04.Jan.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Young-Sun Ha

The Denuclearization of North Korea and the US-China rivalry (in English)

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South Korea27.Dec.2018 East Asia Institute (EAI) Chaesung Chun

Moon Faces Two Americas in Trying to Make Peace with North Korea (in English)

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South Korea14.Nov.2018 East Asia Institute (EAI) Seong-ho Sheen

Tasks Ahead beyond the Stalemate (in English)

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South Korea14.Nov.2018 East Asia Institute (EAI) Young-Sun Ha, Chaesung Chun



North Korean Cyber Capabilities: In Brief (in English)

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United States08.Jan.2019 38 North Emma Chanlett-Avery, Liana W. Rosen, John W. Rollins, Catherine A. Theohary

Leaders need to maintain unity to force N. Korea to give up nukes (in English)

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Japan03.Dec.2018 Asahi Shimbun The Asahi Shinbun

Looking Back at 2018 (in English)

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United States06.Dec.2018 The Korea Society The Korea Society

Full Committee Hearing An Update on American Diplomacy to Advance our National Security Strategy (in English)

Dongchang-ri Yongbyon verifiable decommissioning

United States01.Oct.2018 Arms Control Association Shervin Taheran

Old is Gold: The U.S. should return to the past spirit of negotiation with the DPRK (in English)

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China14.Mar.2019 China Intitute of International Studies (CIIS) Shi Yongming

Understanding North Korea Through the Lenses of Chinese and US Foreign Policy (in English)

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South Korea18.Oct.2018 East Asia Institute (EAI) Young-Sun Ha, Richard Haass

U.S. Policy Toward North Korea After the Second Summit (in English)

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United States26.Mar.2019 US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Victor Cha

The Asia Reassurance Initiative Act (ARIA) of 2018 (in English)

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United States04.Apr.2019 Congressional Research Service (CRS) Michael F. Martin,Ben Dolven,Susan V. Lawrence,Mark E. Manyin,Bruce Vaughn

Why This Wasn't Kim's Father's — or Grandfather's — Summit (in English)


United States13.Jun.2018 The RAND Corporation James Dobbins

The First Summit Between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un (in English)

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United States09.Mar.2018 The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Sue Mi Terry,Lisa Collins

UN passes resolution condemning North Korea’s human rights record (in English)

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United States17.Dec.2018 NK News Leo Byrne

Negotiating with North Korea (in English)

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United States19.Feb.2019 38 North Robert Carlin

Where Do U.S.-North Korea Relations Go in the Aftermath of the Hanoi Summit? (in English)

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United States13.Mar.2019 The RAND Corporation Bruce W. Bennett

Making Sanctions Effective: The Case of North Korea (in English)

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United States27.Mar.2019 US House Committee on Foreign Affairs Hugh Griffiths

Monitoring and surveillance activities by Canada against illicit maritime activities including ship-to-ship transfers (in English)

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Japan24.May.2019 Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ministry of Foreign Affairs

“Let’s keep working together until the end, for a great alliance between South Korea and the US” (in English)

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South Korea31.May.2019 Ministry of National Defense Joo-Hyeong, Lee

North Korea: Can Cooperation Prevail Over Conflict? (in English)

Denuclearization Korean Peninsula Cooperation

United States28.Nov.2018 Chicago Council on Global Affairs(CCGA) Ha Young-Sun,Lee Sang Hyun,Lee Jaemin,Cécile Shea

S.2736 - Asia Reassurance Initiative Act of 2018 (in English)

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United States04.Dec.2018 US Congress(House and Senate Committees) Congress,ARIA

North Korea Reportedly Renews Commitment to Dismantle the Sohae Launch Facility (in English)

Sohae Tongchang-ri missile launch pad

United States30.Jan.2019 The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Joseph Bermudez, Victor Cha


Living History with Minister Song Min-soon (in English)

Song Min-soon September 19 Joint Statement denuclearization verification protocol transparency confidence building

United States13.Nov.2019 The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Song Min-soon

[Global Inter-NK-View] Ha Young-Sun Episode (Part 1: Current Status and Future of the North Korean Issue) (in Korean)

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South Korea13.Nov.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Young-Sun Ha

Spokesperson for DPRK Foreign Ministry Denounces U.S. Moves against DPRK (in English)

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North Korea10.Nov.2019 Korean Central News Agency, KCNA KCNA

South Korea Should Consider Sticking with Intelligence-Sharing Pact with Japan (in English)

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United States05.Nov.2019 The RAND Corporation Scott W. Harold

Another Test-Fire of Super-large Multiple Rocket Launchers Conducted in DPRK (in English)

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North Korea01.Nov.2019 Korean Central News Agency, KCNA KCNA

Crimes Committed by Japan during Its Invasion of Korea in 1592-1598 (in English)

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North Korea01.Nov.2019 Korean Central News Agency, KCNA KCNA

Korean-style Socialism Is Science, So Is Its Victory: Papers (in English)

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North Korea01.Nov.2019 Korean Central News Agency, KCNA KCNA

The stress test: Japan in an era of great power competition (in English)

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United States31.Oct.2019 Brookings Institute Richard C. Bush, Lindsey Ford, Ryan Hass, Adam P. Liff, Michael E. O’Hanlon, Jonathan D. Pollack, Mireya Solís, Bruce Jones, Laura McGhee, Ted Reinert

NSC meeting results (in Korean)

NSC short-ranged projectile Mt. Geumgang tourism

South Korea31.Oct.2019 The Blue House (Chungwadae)

Briefing on Chairman Kim Jong-Un's condolence call (in Korean)

Kim Jong-Un Moon Jae-In condolence call

South Korea31.Oct.2019 The Blue House (Chungwadae) Ko Min-jung

South Korea unveils next-generation Korean fighter jet (KF-X) (in English)

KF-X stealth

South Korea30.Oct.2019 Ministry of National Defense Maeng Su-Yeol

South Korea calls for US efforts to strengthen South Korea-US cooperation and alliance (in English)

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South Korea30.Oct.2019 Ministry of National Defense Yun Byeong-No

South Korea, China discuss mutual concerns: “Denuclearization and peace on the Korean Peninsula” (in English)

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South Korea30.Oct.2019 Ministry of National Defense Maeng Su-Yeol

Holocaust and the Demolition of Kumgang Mountain facilities (in English)

Kumgangsan property rights carrot and sticks sanctions

South Korea29.Oct.2019 Chosun Ilbo Thae Young ho

What Kim Jong Un’s unusual Mt. Paektu climb tells us about leadership legitimacy (in English)

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United States29.Oct.2019 NK News Wang Son-taek

Failed Attempts at Cross-Border Economic Integration: The View from Dandong (in English)

Economic Integration Sinuiju Dandong SEZ

United States29.Oct.2019 38 North Theo Clement

KCNA Commentary on S. Korean Submission to U.S. (in English)

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North Korea29.Oct.2019 Korean Central News Agency, KCNA KCNA

Talks Held between Chairman of C.C., Youth League and President of World Federation of Democratic Youth (in English)

Youth League Wordld Federation of Democratic Youth Pak Chol Min Iacovos Tofari

North Korea29.Oct.2019 Korean Central News Agency, KCNA KCNA

Failed Attempts at Cross-Border Economic Integration: The View from Sinuiju (in English)

Economic Integration Sinuiju Dandong SEZ

United States28.Oct.2019 38 North Theo Clement

The North Korean Economy, October 2019: Are Sanctions Causing a More Volatile Exchange Rate? (in English)

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United States25.Oct.2019 38 North Benjamin Katzeff Silberstein