What Should be Done on North Korea

North Korea is one of the most complex foreign policy questions in the world today. The basic assumption running American policy from the Pentagon, is that credible deterrence and coercive diplomacy are a function of capability, national interest, and signaling. This can be seen when the US sends a carrier group to hot spots worldwide. The problem is that this assumption is wrong. For starters, … Continue reading What Should be Done on North Korea

North Korea Ready to Respond Strongly to United States, Officials Say

North Korea on Tuesday denounced the “foolish” deployment of the US Navy along the Korean peninsula, and warned that the regime is prepared to respond with “the powerful force of arms” if necessary. The sending of an aircraft carrier and its escort to the area by Washington “comes to prove that the foolish movements of the United States to invade the Democratic People’s Republic of … Continue reading North Korea Ready to Respond Strongly to United States, Officials Say