Ma Shikun Senior Journalist, the People’s Daily
Oct 11 , 2017
The threats of military force and sanctions have failed to produce the desired outcomes. It is imperative that the Trump administration listen to reason and take a pragmatic approach.
Oct 10 , 2017
Russia and China called for restraint on North Korea on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump warned over the weekend that “only one thing will work&rd
Shaun Tan Writer based in Hong Kong
Oct 09 , 2017
The concept of sovereignty is a keystone of the international system. It’s also one of the most abused concepts in international relations.
Oct 04 , 2017
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Tuesday played down an apparent split between the U.S. president and his top diplomat over outreach to North Korea, saying
Oct 03 , 2017
AMBASSADOR BRANSTAD: (In progress) ambassador’s residence. My wife Chris and I are really honored and pleased to have Secretary of State Rex Tillerson her
Sep 29 , 2017
U.S. claims that China is making progress in enforcing sanctions imposed on North Korea.
Sep 28 , 2017
S Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will arrive in Beijing this week with a full agenda, in the midst of an escalating crisis over North Korea’s nuclear an
Richard Weitz Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute
Sep 27 , 2017
Beijing and Washington do not want Iran or North Korea to possess nuclear weapons, test ballistic missiles, or engage in WMD proliferation. Despite their overlapping positions, the differences between the Trump and Xi administrations regarding these issues have been growing. Confidence-building and stability-enhancing measures could narrow these differences.
Richard Javad Heydarian author of "Asia's New Battlefield: US, China, and the Struggle for Western Pacific"
Sep 27 , 2017
For years, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has come under fire for its supposed inefficacy and muted response to major flashpoints in its own backyard. Yet, the rekindled tension on the Korean Peninsula, which is threatening regional security across the Asia-Pacific region, has forced the regional body to take a tougher stance. ASEAN is in a unique position to facilitate the return of conflicting parties to the negotiating table.
Jin Liangxiang Senior Research Fellow, Shanghai Institute of Int'l Studies
Sep 26 , 2017
Instead of repeating the same mistakes it made with North Korea’s nuclear program with Iran’s, the US should learn from them.