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October 20, 2014

North Korea
Ambassador Jang Il Hun on Human Rights in North Korea

Jang Il Hun, ambassador of the Permanent Mission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to the United Nations, joins Donald P. Gregg, chairman of the Pacific Century Institute and former U.S. a…

October 20, 2014

North Korea
Ambassador Jang Il Hun on Human Rights in North Korea

Jang Il Hun, ambassador of the Permanent Mission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to the United Nations, joins Donald P. Gregg, chairman of the Pacific Century Institute and former U.S. a…

December 19, 2011

Japan
Japan Responds to Kim Jong-il’s Death

Japanese prime minister Junichiro Koizumi (R) is accompanied by North Korean leader Kim Jong-il to a conference room for their landmark summit in Pyongyang in this September 17, 2002 file photo (Japa…

Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi (R) is accompanied by North Korean leader Kim Jong-il to a conference room for their landmark summit in Pyongyang in this September 17, 2002 file photo

December 13, 2012

North Korea
North Korea More Integrated a Year After Kim Jong-il’s Death, Find Editors of New Book

North Korea’s recent, successful rocket launch comes at a time when it is undergoing profound transformation laden with uncertainty. Editors Kyung-Ae Park from the Institute of Asian Research at the …

December 17, 2012

China
The End of Kim Jong-il: North Korea in Transition

Kim Jong-il died a year ago today, but the breathless rush of anticipated changes, instability, and chaos that many expected have not materialized. That the North Korean state has survived two decade…

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February 15, 2012

North Korea
After Kim Jong-il: America and the Two Koreas

The February edition of the monthly radio program America Abroad looks in-depth at the Korean peninsula following the death of Kim Jong-il, including a report from South Korea on a generational gap i…

Kims and Military Officers

December 20, 2011

North Korea
North Korea and Kim Jong-il: The Myanmar Element

North Korea's Foreign Minister Pak Ui-chun (4th R) visits the Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar July 29, 2010 (Soe Zeya Tun/Courtesy Reuters). Over the past five years, as North Korea’s few f…

North Korea’s Foreign Minister Pak Ui-chun (4th R) visits the Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar July 29, 2010.

December 20, 2011

North Korea
NY Meetings Conference Call: After Kim Jong Il: The Future of North Korea

Related readings: Korea Crisis Guide Korea task force report (June 2010) Backgrounder: North Korea After Kim Scott Snyder's blog post on Asia Unbound: "Kim Jong-il in Death as in Life: Sowing Div…

December 19, 2011

North Korea
Kim Jong-il in Death as in Life: Sowing Divisions in South Korea

A tearful announcer dressed in black announces the death of North Korean leader Kim Jong-il on North Korean State Television in this still image from video December 19, 2011 (KRT/Courtesy Reuters). …

A tearful announcer dressed in black announces the death of North Korean leader Kim Jong-il on North Korean State Television in this still image from video December 19, 2011

July 17, 2012

North Korea
North Korea’s Missing Man: The Post-Kim Jong-il Era Begins In Earnest

The North Korean announcement of Vice Marshal Ri Yong-ho’s July 15 removal from all posts due to “illness” at a meeting of the General Political Bureau of the Central Committee “deal with the organiz…

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