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Why Donald Trump Is the One Leader Who Can Stop North Korea - Fortune;

Why Donald Trump Is the One Leader Who Can Stop North Korea - Fortune

FortuneWhy Donald Trump Is the One Leader Who Can Stop North KoreaFortuneIn 2016 alone, North Korea tested two nuclear weapons, launched 20 ballistic missiles, sent a satellite into orbit, and made advances in both submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM) and intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) technology. There's ...and more »

Human rights issues are at stake in North Korea, too - Newsday;

Human rights issues are at stake in North Korea, too - Newsday

NewsdayHuman rights issues are at stake in North Korea, tooNewsdayAn official of the Earthquake and Volcano of the Korea Monitoring Division points at the epicenter of seismic waves in North Korea, in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Sept. 9, 2016. South Korea's Yonhap news agency says Seoul believes North Korea has ...and more »

Time to restart Six-Party Talks on NK nukes - Global Times

Time to restart Six-Party Talks on NK nukesGlobal TimesChina has announced it would ban all coal imports from North Korea until the end of the year, which shows Beijing's resolve to implement UN Security Council resolutions punishing North Korea over its nuclear program. It is now time for the US and South ...and more »

New Policy Toward North Korea Urgently Needed - Voice of America (blog)

New Policy Toward North Korea Urgently NeededVoice of America (blog)While the Trump administration has focused on perceived threats from Muslim and Latin American immigrants, a more serious challenge for United States policymakers is North Korea's advancing missile and nuclear programs. On February 12, the North ...and more »

North Korea Remains the Most Reviled Country Among Americans in New Poll - The Fiscal Times;

North Korea Remains the Most Reviled Country Among Americans in New Poll - The Fiscal Times

The Fiscal TimesNorth Korea Remains the Most Reviled Country Among Americans in New PollThe Fiscal TimesWith its baby-faced dictator Kim Jung Un threatening to rain nuclear missiles down on Asia and even the west coast of the U.S., it's not surprising that North Korea remains the most reviled and unpopular country among Americans. The latest Gallup World ...and more »

Russia drafts new sanctions against North Korea after latest ballistic missile test - The Independent;

Russia drafts new sanctions against North Korea after latest ballistic missile test - The Independent

The IndependentRussia drafts new sanctions against North Korea after latest ballistic missile testThe IndependentRussia has drafted new sanctions against North Korea banning the sale of helicopters and ships to the reclusive Communist state. The crackdown comes after Pyongyang's latest ballistic missile test earlier this month when it launched a Musudan-type ...and more »

Asean to North Korea: Comply with UN resolutions, junk nukes - Inquirer.net;

Asean to North Korea: Comply with UN resolutions, junk nukes - Inquirer.net

Inquirer.netAsean to North Korea: Comply with UN resolutions, junk nukesInquirer.netIn this Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, file photo, a South Korean army soldier watches a TV news program showing images published in North Korea's Rodong Sinmun newspaper of North Korea's ballistic missile believed to have been launched from underwater, ...and more »

Is China Pushing Trump to Talk to North Korea? - New York Times;

Is China Pushing Trump to Talk to North Korea? - New York Times

New York TimesIs China Pushing Trump to Talk to North Korea?New York TimesA coal briquettes factory in Qingdao, China. The Chinese government announced on Saturday that it would stop importing coal from North Korea. Credit Wu Hong/European Pressphoto Agency. BEIJING — For years, the United States and others have ...and more »

Six-Party Talks a guarantee of regional peace - Global Times;

Six-Party Talks a guarantee of regional peace - Global Times

Global TimesSix-Party Talks a guarantee of regional peaceGlobal TimesThe Chinese commerce ministry and General Administration of Customs announced Saturday that China would suspend coal import from North Korea on Sunday until the end of this year to implement the UN Security Council Resolution 2321. It is not the first ...and more »

No major impact from China coal ban, says N Korea official - Times of India;

No major impact from China coal ban, says N Korea official - Times of India

Times of IndiaNo major impact from China coal ban, says N Korea officialTimes of IndiaPYONGYANG: A North Korean state economic official sought Tuesday to play down the impact of China's shock announcement that it was suspending coal imports from the country for the rest of the year. The move, which came shortly after another missile ...and more »

South Korea's Impossible Bargain: China Trade or US Protection - Wall Street Journal (subscription);

South Korea's Impossible Bargain: China Trade or US Protection - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Wall Street Journal (subscription)South Korea's Impossible Bargain: China Trade or US ProtectionWall Street Journal (subscription)SEONGJU, South Korea—It is no small irony that U.S.-China rivalry at the outset of the Trump era is playing out on—of all places—a golf course hidden in pine-covered mountains around here. Or that just weeks into his term, Donald Trump has already ...and more »

Kim Jong-un's hacker army may step up cybercrime to offset losses incurred from China's coal ban - International Business Times UK;

Kim Jong-un's hacker army may step up cybercrime to offset losses incurred from China's coal ban - International Business Times UK

International Business Times UKKim Jong-un's hacker army may step up cybercrime to offset losses incurred from China's coal banInternational Business Times UKExperts believe that Pyongyang's elite state-sponsored hacker unit may be put to work to generate revenue. India Ashok. By India Ashok. February 21, 2017 10:24 GMT. North Korea hacking Pyongyang reportedly has a 6,800-strong hacker unit, which has ...and more »

UN report: N. Korea's coal exports far exceed UN ceiling in Dec. - Yonhap News

UN report: N. Korea's coal exports far exceed UN ceiling in Dec.Yonhap NewsSEOUL, Feb. 21 (Yonhap) -- The volume of North Korea's coal exports reached nearly three times what the United Nations Security Council has allowed in its latest punitive resolution imposed on the communist country, an update on the U.N. website showed ...and more »

A Photo Journal: North Korea - Redbrick;

A Photo Journal: North Korea - Redbrick

RedbrickA Photo Journal: North KoreaRedbrickThere are no illusions when you visit North Korea that you will be on a 'propaganda tour'. And I felt as though it was important to go there with an open mind but also a healthy amount of scepticism. North Korea, more than anywhere else in the world ...and more »

China is warning Lotte Group against letting a Korean golf course become a missile defense site - Quartz

China is warning Lotte Group against letting a Korean golf course become a missile defense siteQuartzChina's has a new target amid its ongoing economic retaliation against South Korea—the country's fifth-biggest conglomerate. Yesterday (Feb. 20) state-controlled newswire Xinhua published an editorial warning Lotte Group, one of Korea's largest ...and more »

South-Korean Foreign Affairs Minister Yun Byung-se, received by President Iohannis at the Cotroceni Palace - ACTmedia;

South-Korean Foreign Affairs Minister Yun Byung-se, received by President Iohannis at the Cotroceni Palace - ACTmedia

ACTmediaSouth-Korean Foreign Affairs Minister Yun Byung-se, received by President Iohannis at the Cotroceni PalaceACTmediaPresident Klaus Iohannis welcomed on Monday South-Korean Foreign Affairs Minister Yun Byung-se, with whom he discussed, among others, about the increase of South-Korean investments in Romania. According to a release of the Presidential ...and more »

People's Party may soften stance on THAAD - Korea Times

People's Party may soften stance on THAADKorea TimesThe second largest opposition People's Party is in a heated debate over whether to drop its opposition to the planned deployment of the U.S. Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) battery on South Korean soil. The party adopted its official stance ...and more »

Understanding China's behavioral dynamics on N. Korea - Korea Times;

Understanding China's behavioral dynamics on N. Korea - Korea Times

Korea TimesUnderstanding China's behavioral dynamics on N. KoreaKorea TimesWhen China makes a certain move on North Korea, by a rule of the thumb, it is not about North Korea. It is about the United States. Grasping and appreciating this psychology is important in engaging China. China announced that it would suspend coal ...and more »

Even K-Pop, Korean Bidets Aren't Safe in Missile-Shield Dispute - Wall Street Journal (subscription);

Even K-Pop, Korean Bidets Aren't Safe in Missile-Shield Dispute - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Wall Street Journal (subscription)Even K-Pop, Korean Bidets Aren't Safe in Missile-Shield DisputeWall Street Journal (subscription)SEOUL—A proposed U.S.-built missile defense system to help South Korea guard against growing threats from its North Korean nemesis is roiling relations between Seoul and Beijing. Many South Koreans believe China is retaliating against their government ...and more »

China move puts onus on US in N. Korea impasse: experts - Yahoo News;

China move puts onus on US in N. Korea impasse: experts - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsChina move puts onus on US in N. Korea impasse: expertsYahoo NewsChina's snap decision to halt North Korean coal imports -– a key economic lifeline for Pyongyang –- has a broader motive aimed at shaping Donald Trump's as yet undefined policy towards the North's rogue nuclear arms programme, experts say. North Korea ...and more »