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What If Trump’s N Korea Bluster Actually Worked?

09-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Govexec | 6:00 AM

President Trump has threatened to “totally destroy North Korea,” respond with “fire and fury” to its nuclear weapons, and said “they’re [...]
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Korea’s president says he won’t ease up on N Korea despite Kim Jong Un’s denuclearisation talk

09-Mar-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday downplayed concerns that the resumption of inter-Korean dialogue will be accompanied by an easing of international sanctions [...]
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S. Korea leader sees more obstacles ahead to disarm N. Korea

09-Mar-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s president said Thursday that many “critical moments” still lie ahead to end the nuclear crisis despite North Korea’s recent outreach to [...]
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Korea vows tougher laws on sexual abuse amid #MeToo wave

09-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea vowed on Thursday to strengthen laws against sexual assault and carry out measures to reduce harassment as the #MeToo campaign sweeps the country and sparks calls [...]
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Seoul envoys leave for US with Pyongyang talks offer

09-Mar-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Two South Korean envoys left for Washington Thursday to brief US officials on their landmark visit to Pyongyang and the North’s offer to talk about giving up its [...]
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US wary of N Korea weapons advances while talks take place

US wary of N Korea weapons advances while talks take place

09-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

North Korea could buy time to build up and refine its nuclear arsenal, including a warhead able to survive re-entry into the Earth’s atmosphere, if it manages to drag [...]
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N Korea talks: China cautiously ‘cheering on’ Koreas

09-Mar-2018 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

China has said it is “cheering on” North and South Korea after they agreed to hold a leaders’ summit on reducing tensions on the peninsula. But foreign [...]
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Korea to offer $225 million loan to ease hit from GM fallout, corp restructuring

09-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea announced on Thursday that it would offer about 240 billion won ($224.72 million) in loan guarantees and low-interest loans to regions hit by corporate [...]
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India tightens curbs on trade with N Korea

09-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Asahi | 6:00 AM

India has imposed new restrictions on trade with North Korea, a government statement said on Wednesday, in line with UN Security Council sanctions slapped on the reclusive [...]
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Korea envoys to meet security adviser McMaster during US trip

Korea envoys to meet security adviser McMaster during US trip

09-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Two senior South Korean officials arrived in the United States on Thursday to brief US officials on their meeting this week with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and [...]
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AP Explains: What to make of N. Korean offer for nuke talks

AP Explains: What to make of N. Korean offer for nuke talks

09-Mar-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

At first glance it seems like a blockbuster: North Korea has reportedly offered up its nukes for negotiation, an abrupt reversal from its repeated vows never to relinquish [...]
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‘Meaningful dialogue’ with N Korea on rights possible: UN expert

‘Meaningful dialogue’ with N Korea on rights possible: UN expert

09-Mar-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Serious violations are continuing in North Korea, a top UN expert said in a report published Wednesday, stressing though the opportunity to open “meaningful [...]
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Korea leader sees more obstacles ahead to disarm N Korea

09-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Chicago Tribune | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s president said Thursday that many “critical moments” still lie ahead to end the nuclear crisis despite North Korea’s recent outreach to [...]
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Why Kim Jong Un is talking peace

09-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Newsday | 6:00 AM

Say what you will about Little Rocket Man. North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un is the chief thief of a family-run kleptocracy. Like his father and grandfather, he’ll [...]
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Kim Jong-un, a Mystery to the World, Surprises in Diplomatic Debut

09-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

He has never traveled abroad as North Korea’s supreme leader. Until this week, his close encounters with foreign guests had been limited to dignitaries from China, Cuba [...]
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