North Korea


Kissinger Warns Of Heightened Nuclear Proliferation Risk In East Asia

In a recent interview with The New York Times, former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger warned of impending nuclear proliferation in the East Asia region. The Cold War strategist stated that “It cannot be that North Korea is the only Korean country in the world that has nuclear weapons, […]


The North Korean Nuclear Crisis

In recent weeks, tensions have escalated between North Korea and the United States, with the conflict threatening to potentially spiral out of control. Both sides are blatantly engaging in aggressive rhetoric—exchanging mutual threats of destruction and petty insults as the global community anxiously looks on. The current condition of North […]


U.S. Dismissed North Korean War Allegations

Following a tweet by President Donald Trump, North Korean officials have alleged that the United States declared war on their country. The tweet, in which Trump says North Korea “won’t be around much longer,” has been brushed off by U.S. representatives as posturing. The reality is that Congress has yet […]


White House Follows Trump’s Example In Rejecting Talks With North Korea 1

This past Monday—a day after U.S President Donald Trump tweeted out how he believed that diplomatic communications with North Korea are a “waste of time”—White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, defended the President’s weekend tweets, in a move serving to undermine Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s approach to the escalating […]


Deterrence Or Displacement: A Possible Way To Deal With North Korean Aggression

I   The Issue Tensions have reached a critical point in the Korean Peninsular this month after a series of ballistic missile tests by North Korea (DPRK)  and the US elected a new president. North Korea and the United States previously had a fraught relationship, the main stressor being North Korea’s […]


Is The U.S. At War With North Korea?

North Korea’s Foreign Minister has accused the United States of declaring war, according to BBC News. While in New York for the United Nations summit, Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho announced that North Korea “reserved the right” to shoot down United States bombers, whether or not they are even in the […]