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2020 North Korea: A Head-on Breakthrough of Two Major Challenges (in English)

Head-on Breakthrough Worker’s Party of Korea North Korean diplomacy self-reliance

South Korea10.Jan.2020 East Asia Institute (EAI) Young-Sun Ha

The Drive for North Korea Policy to Realize Peace and Prosperity on the Korean Peninsula (in English)

Diplomatic Security Policy Moon Jae-in Administration Domestic Politics North Korea Policy

South Korea23.Dec.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Jinkyung Baek, Won Gon Park

Clarifying Challenges and Maintaining Trust in the Seoul-Washington Alliance (in English)

US-ROK Alliance #Trust SMA North Korea Korea-Japan China

South Korea02.Dec.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Leif-Eric Easley

Trump’s America or America’s Trump, and the Korean Peninsula (in English)

#Trump #America First #TPP #War on terror #revisionist state

South Korea27.Nov.2019 East Asia Institute (EAI) Won Gon Park

North Korea: Outcomes and Implications (in English)

CVID FFVD refugees Human rights violations

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)

Wartime Operational Control UNC Inter-Korean Peace Peace treaty

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

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

US-North Korea Nuclear Talks big deal security guarantee

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)

Abe cabinet new policy Japan-DPRK Korean Peninsula

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

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

Security situation US-DPRK negotiation Denuclearization Strategy Diplomacy

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)

Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty INF Northeast Asia Security Diplomacy

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

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

Biological and Chemical Weapons North Korea Denuclearization Korean Diplomacy Trust building

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)

Abe Moon Cooperation Japan-ROK relations

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

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

Panmunjom Summit Trump Kim Jong Un CVID FFVD

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

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

Normalization Normal State Pyongyang

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)

North Korea Missile Threat US-North Korea Summit Gambit

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)

Third US-North Korea Summit denuclearization Korean diplomacy Trust building

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)

role Denuclearization North Korea China

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

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

Seond US-North Korea summit US-DPRK Trump Seoul Process

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)

US-North Korea Summit Trump Kim Jong-un Denuclearization

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)

second summit US-DPRK Trump Kimg Jong-un

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)

New Year's Speech Kim Jong Un Summit Nuclear Issue

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)

New Year's Speech Kim Jong Un Complete Denuclearization US-DPRK

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

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

rivalry rogue states US-China

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

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

Trump CVID foreign policy economic sanctions

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

Tasks Ahead beyond the Stalemate (in English)

summit CVID FFVD reform policy

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



North Korean Cyber Capabilities: In Brief (in English)

cyber wannacry financial system offensive deterrence

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)

denuclearization disclose information

Japan03.Dec.2018 Asahi Shimbun The Asahi Shinbun

Looking Back at 2018 (in English)

Kim Jong Un FFVD Yongbyon investigation economic sanctions US-ROK alliance US-North Korea summit

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

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

bad deal pressure provocation

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

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

us-dprk summit complete denuclearization china's role strategic change

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)

Summit Denuclearization Peace CoC US-North Korea relations China-North Korea relations

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

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

stockholm North Korea-US meeting Denuclearization new calculation

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

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

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

civil liberties security challenges values rule of law

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)

summit sanctions bloody nose

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

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

maximum pressure engagement executive order

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

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

human rights UN sanctions

United States17.Dec.2018 NK News Leo Byrne

Negotiating with North Korea (in English)

negotiation process US-DPRK relations second summit diplomacy US politics

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)

corresponding measures financial sanctions inspection

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

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

sanctions north korea un panel

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)

ship-to-ship transfers Canada UNSCR Naval vessels Patrol Aircraft

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)

alliance readiness Cheong Wa dae

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


Ri Su Yong, long-time stalwart of North Korean diplomacy, likely replaced (in English)

Ri Su Yong the Foreign Affairs Committee of the DPRK Kim Hyong Jun

United States20.Jan.2020 NK News Oliver Hotham

Ri Yong Ho replaced as North Korean foreign minister, sources say (in English)

Ri Son Gwon inter-Korean talks United Front Department

United States18.Jan.2020 NK News Chad O'Carroll

JOINT STATEMENT On The Sixtieth Anniversary of the Signing of the Treaty of Mutual Cooperation and Security between Japan and the United States of America (in English)

Japan-U.S. Security Alliance the 60th anniversary United States Armed Forces Japan Self-Defense Forces Indo-Pacific

Japan17.Jan.2020 Ministry of Defense Ministry of Defense

Why Did the Trump Administration Scold South Korea in the Wall Street Journal? (in English)

diplomacy leverage domestic politics

United States17.Jan.2020 The National Interest Daniel R. DePetris

Seoul must fulfill its responsibility to implement sanctions on N. Korea (in English)

denuclearization U.N. Security Council’s sanctions resolutions Kumgang project the North-South relationship The U.S.-South Korea alliance

Japan16.Jan.2020 The Japan Times The Yomiuri Shimbun

South Korea Is an Ally, Not a Dependent (in English)

alliance cost sharing special measures agreement

United States16.Jan.2020 Wall Street Journal Michael R. Pompeo, Mark T. Esper

South Korea says pushing ahead with North Korea engagement despite stalled talks (in English)

Inter-Korean cooperation denuclearization talks Kang Kyung-wha Mount Kumgang

Others15.Jan.2020 Reuters Sangmi Cha

Foreign Personages Say DPRK will Shine with Miraculous Changes (in English)

socialist construction Kim Jong Un U.S. imperialist the national defence capabilities war deterrent

North Korea15.Jan.2020 Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Political Parties and Organizations of Various Countries Say DPRK will Achieve Greater Victory after Victory (in English)

Kim Jong Un revolutionary faith International society anti-imperialist struggle frontal breakthrough

North Korea15.Jan.2020 Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ministry of Foreign Affairs

North Korea’s strategy shift to ‘wipe out’ the South (in English)

the byungjin line largest harvest SLBM tourism wipe out strategy Strategic Rocket Forces

South Korea15.Jan.2020 Joongang Ilbo KANG CHAN-HO

no threat to North Korea's reigme (in Korean)

regime security right decision security risks UN sanctions China

United States15.Jan.2020 Voice of America VOA news

Implications of the 5th Plenary Meeting of the 7th Central Committee of the WPK and Prospects for NK in 2020 (in English)

Kim Jong Un Worker's Party of Korea Central Committee a self-imposed deadline US hostile policy psychological warfare new strategic weapons

South Korea14.Jan.2020 Korea Institute for Defense Analysis Kim Jina

Unique Facility in the Sanum-dong-Namgung-ni Area (in English)

Ippul-tong launchers TELs mobile-erector-launchers storage building liquid petroleum

United States14.Jan.2020 The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Joseph Bermudez, Victor Cha

Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un ‘s Report Studied Abroad (in English)

Kim Jong Un ‘s Report international seminar Juche Idea frontal breakthrough socialist construction

North Korea14.Jan.2020 Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2020 DPRK-China Friendship Meeting Held (in English)

DPRK-China Friendship Meeting Cultural Relations intangible cultural heritages Taedonggang Diplomatic Club

North Korea14.Jan.2020 Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ministry of Foreign Affairs

South Korean Leader Considers Letting Its Tourists Visit North Korea (in English)

tourists sanctions inter-Korean exchanges

United States14.Jan.2020 The New York Times (NYT) Choe Sang-Hun

U.S. seeking to restart talks with North Korea, White House official says (in English)

diplomacy various channels Robert O'Brien

United States12.Jan.2020 NK News Oliver Hotham

Happy Birthday, Trump Tells Kim. Not Enough, North Korea Says. (in English)

sanctions relief moratorium Kim Kye-gwan

United States11.Jan.2020 The New York Times (NYT) Choe Sang-Hun

Statement Issued by Advisor of DPRK Foreign Ministry (in English)

Chongwadae U.S. President’s birthday greetings the role of “mediator” Vietnam negotiations unilateral pressure

North Korea11.Jan.2020 Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Trump's move that Kim Jong Un didn't expect (in Korean)

Iran missile export personal protection

South Korea09.Jan.2020 Chosun Ilbo Thae Yong Ho