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U.S. Consults With World Powers Over Response To North Korea Sony Hack

Reuters | By Julia Edwards | Posted 02.19.2015 | Politics

By Julia Edwards Honolulu (Reuters) - The Obama administration is consulting the UK, Australia and New Zealand, among other countries in...

Paige Lavender

Obama: Sony 'Made A Mistake' By Canceling The Release Of 'The Interview'

HuffingtonPost.com | Paige Lavender | Posted 12.19.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama spoke Friday afternoon on the recent hacking of Sony Pictures Entertainment, which the FBI attributed to North Korea in a press...

WATCH: Dennis Rodman Rips Into Obama Over North Korea

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 05.11.2013 | Sports

Well, folks, it appears we're living in times when Dennis Rodman rips President Barack Obama. Yep. The former Chicago Bulls star took aim at Obama thi...

Obama: NKorea Will Make More Provocative Moves

Reuters | Posted 06.16.2013 | World

WASHINGTON, April 16 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said on Tuesday he expects more posturing by North Korea and, while he does not believe the ...

White House Responds To North Korea Threat

Posted 05.07.2013 | Politics

By MATTHEW PENNINGTON AND JOSH LEDERMAN, The ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — The U.S. is fully capable of defending itself against a North Korean b...

Lucia Graves

WATCH: Rodman Delivers Message To Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.03.2013 | Sports

WASHINGTON -- Former NBA star Dennis Rodman, in his first interview since returning from North Korea last week, had a message for President Barack Oba...

Obama: Pyongyang's Nuclear Program A Global Threat

Reuters | Posted 04.13.2013 | World

By Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON, Feb 12 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama said a nuclear test by North Korea was a "highly provoca...

Obama Condemns North Korea Attack, Affirms 'Commitment To Defend South Korea'

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

President Barack Obama told ABC's Barbara Walters Tuesday that the United States is "rallying the international community" in defense of South Korea, ...

The Mind of Kim Jong-Il II

Richard C. Bush III | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Richard C. Bush III

The current crisis reminds me of one of Mao Zedong's favorite sayings, "There is great chaos under heaven and the situation is excellent."

The Obama Team is Taking Credit for a Bush Policy in North Korea

Richard Grenell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Richard Grenell

During the Bush years pressure on North Korea was greatly increased, not decreased, as the current White House and New York Times say. That the Obama team is taking credit now is a shame.

Korea's Missiles, Obama's Maneuvers and Neocons' Mad-libs

Jonathan Morgenstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jonathan Morgenstein

In Obama's relations with North Korea, force is an option but a last resort. That is the hallmark of the Smart Power approach: use all the instruments of national power to achieve your goals, not just the military.

North Korea: A Test for Progressives

Amitai Etzioni | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Amitai Etzioni

North Korea poses a special test for progressives because unlike the invasion of Iraq, this time the United State is meeting the criteria previously posed by progressives.

North Korea, Iran, and the Demise of Nuclear Deterrence

Tad Daley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Tad Daley

If our thousands of nuclear weapons actually do serve to deter, then why should we be concerned about a nuclear North Korea or Iran? If they do not serve to deter, then why retain them at all?

North Korea Attacking Hawaii?

John Feffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
John Feffer

I'm not sure who's giving the president his advice on North Korea, but it's all wrong. His show of "resolve" has only made matters worse.

Laura Ling, Euna Lee Sentence: Obama "Deeply Concerned" For Jailed Reporters

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

US President Barack Obama has said he is "deeply concerned" by North Korea's reported sentencing of two US journalists to 12 years' hard labour....

Is John Bolton Right About North Korea?

Nathan Gardels | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nathan Gardels

Five days before the North Korean nuclear test, Bolton wrote a prescient article in the Wall Street Journal saying that such a test was imminent. I asked Bolton about North Korea's motives.

Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.26.2009 | World
Stuart Whatley

As North Korea closes itself off to the outside world even more, China's unique role as an interlocutor will become even more necessary.

Gibbs: North Korea Rocket A "Pretty Big Coincidence"

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs, asked by reporters if the administration thought North Korea's rocket launch was timed to President Obama's ...

The Mind of Kim Jong Il

Richard C. Bush III | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Richard C. Bush III

I have done it again. I have provoked the international community to take North Korea. The American imperialists are worried about our preparations for a satellite launch, despite its other crises.

North Korea Warns That Sanctions Will End Stalled Talks For Good

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

North Korea said Tuesday that if the United States pushed for United Nations sanctions against it after its planned rocket launching, that would spell...

US Can Intercept North Korean Missiles: Pentagon

Koreatimes.co.kr | By Jung Sung-ki | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The United States has successfully intercepted missiles flying from North Korea three times in virtual scenarios testing its ballistic missile defense...

North Korea: We Are On Brink Of War With The South

The Independent | Jonathan Thatcher in Seoul | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

North Korea said yesterday it was scrapping all accords with South Korea, a move the South's prime minister said could be timed to coincide with Barac...

US Rejects North Korean Offer To Send Envoy To Inauguration

koreatimes.co.kr | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The United States turned down an offer by North Korea to dispatch its nuclear envoy to Washington following the inauguration of President-elect Barack...

Obama Likely To Follow Bush Approach To Foreign Policy, Says Condoleezza Rice

ft.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Barack Obama might have little option but to follow George W. Bush's approach on a range of foreign policy issues, including Iran, said Condoleezza ...

Bush-Obama Crisis Briefings On N. Korea Nukes, Cyberattack, Terror Strike

New York Times | PETER BAKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON -- The White House has prepared more than a dozen contingency plans to help guide President-elect Barack Obama if an international crisis e...