Wed, 25 April 2018
A Canadian reviews the last few weeks of North Korea news with a special guest.
Andrea talks to Ramon Pacheco-Pardo from King’s College London about DPRK summit mania. They cover the recent high-level visits to Pyongyang, Beijing and Washington, consider North Korean pledges to refrain from certain nuclear and missile testing, and debate whether this is all a house of cards.
Links of Note:
Ramon’s take on the forthcoming inter-Korean summit, for War on the Rocks.
Yonhap on the Pompeo visit to Pyongyang, one of several ROK outlets creating an echo chamber for the Asahi Shimbun story.
The North Korean statement pledging to suspend ICBM testing and nuclear testing at the “northern” test ground.
Scott’s analysis of the recent North Korean test freeze pledge, for NK News.
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