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Kerry: U.S. Considering Additional Sanctions On North Korea

Reuters | Posted 05.17.2016 | Politics

SEOUL, May 18 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Monday North Korea has "not even come close" to taking the steps needed to rein...

China Obliged by Its 'Internet Sovereignty' Policy to Aid U.S. Against North Korea

Nathan Gardels | Posted 02.21.2015 | World
Nathan Gardels

China's leaders need to look hard at the "Chinese Dream" they are trying to realize for their country and decide if that dream rests more on cooperation at this defining moment with the world's other largest economy, the United States, or on an absurd and outdated allegiance to the bizarre and historically obsolete feudal regime of the Kim family in Pyongyang.

The Korean Peninsular: Parallel Yet Perpendicular

Brian Min | Posted 11.17.2013 | Teen
Brian Min

The U.S. still relies on feeble UN sanctions and China to try to normalize relations. However, Washington certainly needs to reassess its current North Korean policies.

Infantilizing North Korea

John Feffer | Posted 07.17.2013 | World
John Feffer

It's time for us to grow up in our assessments of North Korea. Belittling North Korea, literally and figuratively, ultimately prevents us from developing our own mature alternatives.

U.S. Changes Air Force Radar Plans Amid North Korea Tensions

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.09.2013 | World

The U.S. Air Force has reversed plans to cut the use of missile-warning radar after threats from North Korea, Reuters reported Tuesday. According to W...

U.S. Deploys 2nd Warship As NKorea Tensions Rise

Reuters | Posted 06.02.2013 | World

WASHINGTON, April 2 (Reuters) - The U.S. military is deploying a second guided-missile destroyer to the Asia-Pacific region, U.S. officials said on ...

White House Taking North Korea Threats Seriously

Reuters | Posted 05.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, March 30 (Reuters) - The White House said on Saturday that it takes North Korea's latest saber-rattling threats seriously while cautioni...

Russia Urges Restraint On NKorea's Threats

Reuters | Posted 05.30.2013 | World

* Moscow urges parties not to "cross the point of no return" * Senior diplomat says war is unacceptable * Moscow says U....

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 | 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...

How to Handle North Korea: Don't Just Do Something, Stand There

Rajan Menon | Posted 06.16.2012 | World
Rajan Menon

Truculence reinforced by conciliation guarantees more of the former. But North Korea is no child. Nor should it be treated like one given the catastrophic consequences that war on the Korean peninsula would bring. Yet, analysts tend to exaggerate North's power.

North Korea: Time for Washington to Step Back and Let South Korea Lead

Doug Bandow | Posted 03.03.2012 | World
Doug Bandow

As long as Kim Jong Il's policies remain in force, the North's future remains dismal. The U.S. should watch for glimmers of reform while backing away, allowing South Korea to deal with whatever emerges in Pyongyang.

US Wins Opening World Cup Match

AP/The Huffington Post | NANCY ARMOUR | Posted 08.28.2011 | Sports

DRESDEN, Germany -- Lauren Cheney and Rachel Buehler each scored second-half goals, and the United States opened play at the Women's World Cup with a ...

Breaking the Deadlock With North Korea

John Feffer | Posted 06.08.2011 | World
John Feffer

Relations with North Korea these days are as cold as could be. There haven't been talks between Washington and Pyongyang for many months, and it's going to take more than silver-tongued rhetoric to resolve this problem.

U.S. State Department Uses Twitter To Get North Korea's Attention | By Amar Toor on September 1, 2010 at 10:10 AM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

While most other American officials struggle to substantially advance diplomatic relations with North Korea, State Department spokesman P.J. Crowley h...

Top 10 World Stories You Need To Know From This Summer (SLIDESHOW)

The Huffington Post | Susan Ryan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Have you been spending the summer sipping margaritas on the beach, or joining friends and fam for countless bar-b-ques? While you've been relaxing, we...

North Korea Human Rights Abuses Must Be Addressed Alongside Nukes: Interview

CFR | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

By Jayshree Bajoria | Council on Foreign Relations An interview with Roberta Cohen, Nonresident Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution The U.S. ...

North Korea: US Close To Imposing Its Own Sanctions | Arthur Bright | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The five permanent members of the UN Security Council are close to completing work on new sanctions against North Korea, while the US is set to impose...