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South Korea's President May Be Just the Man to Solve the North Korea Crisis - The Atlantic

Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. Moon Jae In, the new president of South Korea, was supposed to be a liberal dove. After his election victory in May, many observers called him “softer” on North ...and more »

South Korea proposes military talks with North Korea - CNN

Seoul (CNN) South Korea's new government is making overtures to the North, proposing military talks at the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) that separates the two rivals. In an attempt to defuse rising tensions on the Korean Peninsula, South Korea's Defense ...and more »

Why Isn't Russia Worried About Kim Jong Un's Nukes? - Foreign Policy (blog)

July 4 was a bad day for Washington's North Korea policy and not just because of Pyongyang's successful launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile. There was also a meeting that day in Moscow between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his ...and more »

US intelligence shows North Korean preparations for a possible missile test - CNN International

(CNN) CNN has learned that US intelligence indicates that North Korea is making preparations for another intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) or intermediate range missile test. Two administration officials familiar with the latest intelligence ...and more »

Defector to South Korea Who Became a Celebrity Resurfaces in the North - New York Times

SEOUL, South Korea — Until April, Lim Ji-hyun had been a modest television celebrity in South Korea, talking to the audience about the country she knew best: North Korea. She even had her own online fan club, indicating that she was among the ...and more »

South Korea Is Proposing Military and Family Reunion Talks With the North - TIME

(SEOUL) — South Korea on Monday proposed military talks with North Korea this week, the first government-level talks since late 2015, in an effort to halt hostile activities near their joint border and after a series of missile tests by the North in ...and more »

Celebrity defector returns to North Korea, stars in propaganda video - CNN

Seoul (CNN) A North Korean defector known for her appearances on South Korean reality TV has returned to her former country and denounced the "propaganda" she once helped to produce. In a video released by North Korean government website Uriminzokkiri ...and more »

John McCain, Donald Trump, North Korea: Your Monday Evening Briefing - New York Times

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here's the sign-up.) Good evening. Here's the latest. Photo. Credit Win Mcnamee/Getty Images. 1. Republican Senators Jerry Moran of Kansas and Mike Lee of Utah declared Monday night they would oppose the Senate ...and more »

South Korea Proposes Military Talks With North at Their Border - New York Times

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea on Monday proposed holding military and humanitarian talks with North Korea, its first visible split with the Trump administration, which has said it will deal with North Korea's continued missile tests by stepping up ...and more »

How Can We Ensure Survival in a New Era of Nuclear Brinkmanship? - The Nation.

The era of amnesia is over—if we needed a wake-up call, the North Korean ICBM test supplied it with a vengeance. By Michael T. KlareTwitter. July 14, 2017. fb; tw; mail; Print; msg; wa; sms. North Korea ICBM. Kim Jong-un, second from right, inspects ...and more »