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North Korea Has Good Reason to Be Wary of a Trump Deal

Pyongyang (MPN) – Though Trump’s threats against North Korea have lacked some of the grace with which his predecessors operated, to Pyongyang, U.S diplomacy has been marked by 65 years of broken promises and outright aggression. Is lasting peace possible on the Korean Peninsula? The answer to that question may depend on whether Donald Trump follows the well-worn […]

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Dermot Hudson of the Korean Friendship Association on North Korea’s Motives and Likely Moves in Negotiations

London (MPN) – If there is any country on the list of U.S. adversaries about which almost everyone lacks critical understanding, it is the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK or North Korea). Unlike most countries, the DPRK has managed to stay fairly closed off to U.S. interference and intelligence-gathering — whether by embassies and consulates, or other […]

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Kim Jong Un: DPRK to Denuclearize for US Pledge to End War

Pyongyang (GPA) – The talks between the leaders of North and South Korea have apparently resulted in a promise by Kim Jong Un for the DPRK to denuclearize if the US stands down. In a grand gesture, Kim Jong Un has promised that he would take concrete measures towards getting the DPRK to denuclearize in exchange for […]

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Here is What North and South Korea Agreed to This Weekend

Demilitarized Zone (GPA) – Here is a breakdown of the agreement made between North and South Korea following Friday’s meeting between Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae-in. History was made Friday when the leaders of North and South Korea, Kim Jong Un and his counterpart, President Moon Jae-in met face to face. This long-awaited meeting between the […]

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The DPRK’s Nuclear Deterrent made Diplomacy Possible, not Trump

Pyongyang (GPA) – Contrary to what the US media may be telling you; make no mistake, it is the DPRK’s nuclear deterrent that forced Washington to the negotiation tables. Here is a fun hypothetical scenario: Suppose a country opposed by the US is accused of having weapons of mass destruction (WMDs) including nuclear weapons. Let’s say for the sake […]

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