September 30, 2013Nuclear Weapons
China’s recent push to renew the Six Party Talks, stalled since 2008, has raised hopes for progress on the peninsula despite worries that Pyongyang may have restarted its old nuclear reactor.
February 8, 2006South Korea
South Korea, long a stalwart ally of the United States, is now seeking to define a new role for itself in Asia.
October 16, 2006Japan
The new prime minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe, faces the difficult task of mending frayed relations with China and South Korea. Experts say that Abe has made initial progress, but the North Korea nucle…
May 24, 2006Nonproliferation, Arms Control, and Disarmament
News reports say the United States may be shifting its approach toward North Korea in an ongoing effort to get Pyongyang to give up its nuclear program. But some experts say that with negotiations st…