North Korea

Has Kim Jong-un finally grown up?

21 April 2018 12:52 pm

Given the mutual bluster, threats and sabre-rattling we got used to from Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un, it may be…

Donald Trump is desperate for a North Korea deal

18 April 2018 5:19 pm

Uh-oh. President Trump is wading into diplomatic waters in North Korea that he may have trouble navigating. Yesterday, he proudly…

A trade war with China sounds terrifying – but the US is doing the right thing

2 April 2018 2:44 pm

Nobody likes the sound of trade war, and rightly so. China’s new retaliatory tariffs against US products feel like the…

What are Kim Jong-un’s motives in meeting Xi?

30 March 2018 12:29 am

Kim Jong-un surprised the world—once again—by making an unannounced trip to China earlier this week, and observers in the United…

Why John Bolton is no warmonger

24 March 2018 2:35 pm

The hysteria from the Left over Donald Trump’s appointment of John Bolton as National Security Advisor to replace Lt. General…

Isolationist? Donald Trump appears to be assembling a war cabinet

22 March 2018 11:47 pm

Is the third time the charm? President Trump has already run through Mike Flynn, who enjoyed the shortest tenure in…

At last, an American president grasps the North Korean nettle

9 March 2018 12:41 pm

Does Donald Trump deserve a Nobel Peace Prize?

Rolling tanks, plastic flowers and madness on parade: A visit to North Korea

1 March 2018 12:13 pm

As Kim Jong-un might blow up the world next year, if not this, and people are forever trying to work…

If China backs Trump on North Korea he won’t like the quid pro quo

11 November 2017 9:00 am

The first election day since Donald Trump was elected president a year ago brought a funereal mood to Washington that…