Kim Jong Un is preparing to negotiate an end to the Korean War. His persistent aggressive rhetoric and actions, while building up his military capability, are typical of those preparing to enter negotiations. The history of underdog nations and nonstate movements seeking settlement supports this strategy as being commonly used.
Houthi media released images of the missile it says was fired towards Saudi Arabia. What is the objective behind the recent surge of ballistic missile attacks staged by Yemen’s Iran-backed Houthi militias against Saudi Arabia?
The Trump administration issued a new Executive Order on September 21 expanding the U.S. Treasury’s authority to block North Koreans, and those who do business with or on behalf of North Koreans, from accessing the U.S. financial system. It represents the broadest effort to date to use economic pressure to reverse Kim Jong-un’s decision to pursue a capability to threaten the United States with nuclear weapons.
North Korea launched another ballistic missile over Japan today, defying the threat of economic sanctions and further international isolation as the rogue state marches toward becoming a global nuclear threat.
North Korea on Monday boasted of a successful weekend launch of a new type of "medium long-range" ballistic rocket that can carry a heavy nuclear warhead. Outsiders also saw a significant technological jump, with the test-fire apparently flying higher and for a longer time period than any other such previous missile.