Regions / North Korea
What the North Korean leadership is hoping to achieve by its belligerence is anyone's guess, but the aggressive U.S. response has only escalated tensions.
The road to peace in Korea runs through Washington, but women must steward it along the way.
As he enters his second term, Barack Obama must confront the role of 'strategic patience' as a central driver of our current crisis in Korea.
Withdrawing U.S. troops from the Korean peninsula could kickstart diplomatic progress in Northeast Asia--and save billions of dollars to boot.
The latest rocket launch creates an illusion for the people of North Korea that they live, if not in paradise, then at least in a country that holds its own.
North Korea will not consider relinquishing its nuclear program without fundamental changes to the security dynamic in the region.
Pending legislation may make it possible for international adoption agencies to "baby scoop" children who aren't actually orphaned.
When it comes to foreign policy, significant transformation is as unlikely in Washington as it is in Pyongyang.
Researcher David Hawk explains how people escape North Korea -- and what happens to those who don't.
The new North Korean leader likes Disney. But that's not necessarily a sign that he's leaning westward.