May 10, 2019
Authorities allege Wise Honest was used to illicitly transport coal from the country in violation of international sanctions.
Apr 26, 2019
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un told Russian President Vladimir Putin peace and security on the Korean peninsula depended on the United States, warning that a state of hostility could easily return, North Korean media said on Friday.
Apr 25, 2019
Talks signal leaders are ready to cooperate as both confront fraying relations with U.S.
Doug Bandow, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute
Apr 24, 2019
Xi Jinping is expected to make a trip to Pyongyang in the coming weeks. Between the unpredictable U.S.-North Korea relationship, the tumultuous China-U.S. trade war, and strengthening Washington-Moscow ties, Xi has many reasons to make a long-awaited visit his unpredictable neighbor.
Yang Wenjing, Chief of US Foreign Policy, Institute of Contemporary International Relations
Apr 24, 2019
Despite Trump’s diplomacy, North Korea will likely keep its nuclear capabilities while seeking more economic integration. This will pose complications for China, as either the US or other regional powers will pursue greater deterrence against a de facto nuclear North Korea.
Apr 23, 2019
Kim Jong Un will visit Russia for a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, North Korea state media have confirmed.
Apr 18, 2019
Leader Kim Jong Un is signaling a firmer stance toward the U.S. following the breakdown of denuclearization talks.
Apr 09, 2019
Move comes despite breakdown in nuclear talks with U.S., and is seen as a potential signal of economic support for Pyongyang.
Mar 22, 2019
The United States imposed sanctions on Thursday on two Chinese shipping companies it says helped North Korea evade sanctions over its nuclear weapons program, the first such steps since a U.S.-North Korean summit collapsed last month.
Mar 15, 2019
North Korea is considering suspending talks with the United States and may rethink a ban on missile and nuclear tests unless Washington makes concessions, news reports from the North’s capital on Friday quoted a senior diplomat as saying.