For most of the past year, North Korea’s provocative long-range missile launches and a high-yield nuclear test, combined with the reckless threats of “fire and fury” and “preventive war” from the U.S. White House, have raised tensions and increased the threat of a catastrophic conflict in the region.
How the Trump-Kim meeting can go well—or badly.
Two experts look ahead to a pivotal meeting.
Panmunjeom Declaration for Peace, Prosperity and Unification of the Korean Peninsula
The planned Trump-Kim summit is good, important, and impressive, but it comes with a lot of risks, says former U.S. envoy Bill Richardson.
Trump and Kim may have different views as to what precisely is up for negotiation.
North Korea Urged to Sign CTBT
Will talks ease tensions or set the stage for U.S. military strikes?
Press release on the appointment of John Bolton as National Security Advisor
A group of former government officials, former members of Congress, nongovernmental organization leaders, and nonproliferation experts are calling on members of Congress to publicly express their support for a more effective U.S. diplomatic strategy with North Korea.
Next steps will focus attention on the uncertain diplomatic skills of the Trump administration.