Regions / North Korea
North Korean leader Kim Jong Il and Czech leader Vaclav Havel occupied the opposite ends of the political continuum.
North Korea seeks to avert the internal turmoil which followed the death of Kim Il-sung, Kim Jong-il's father.
If anyone poses a threat with electromagnetic pulse weapons, it's not Iran, but the United States.
Lately North Korea and Burma have found themselves in the good graces of other states.
The United States has failed in its policies to punish, isolate, and otherwise push North Korea toward collapse. Perhaps it should try engagement instead.
Why is the Obama Administration throwing cold water on talks with North Korea?
North Korea believes that by giving up its nuclear arms, Libya fatally compromised its national security.
If North Korea isn't about to collapse, then policymakers must stop complaining and deal with it.
North Korea and Russia may be chummy, but South Korea and Japan remain suspicious of North Korea's motives.
A new book on North Korea provides the context for understanding its nuclear program.