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The Nine Steps Required to Really Disarm North Korea

The Nine Steps Required to Really Disarm North Korea

The vast scope of North Korea’s atomic program means ending it would be the most challenging case of nuclear disarmament in history. Here’s what has to be done...

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Keeping Summit Hopes Alive Suggests Kim Jong-un May Need a Deal

Keeping Summit Hopes Alive Suggests Kim Jong-un May Need a Deal

Ever since Kim Jong-un took over as the young, untested ruler of North Korea seven years ago, he has promised his country a future free from deprivation. –...

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What a “Chimney Collapse” Means (and Doesn’t Mean) for Mt. Mantap

What a “Chimney Collapse” Means (and Doesn’t Mean) for Mt. Mantap

Several media reports continue to misconstrue the meaning of “cavity collapse” and “chimney collapse” at the Punggye-ri nuclear test site, concluding either...

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Kim Prepared to Cede Nuclear Weapons if U.S. Pledges Not to Invade

Kim Prepared to Cede Nuclear Weapons if U.S. Pledges Not to Invade

Keeping diplomatic developments coming at a head-snapping pace, the South Korean government said on Sunday that North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un, had told President...

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North and South Korea Set Bold Goals: A Final Peace and No Nuclear Arms

North and South Korea Set Bold Goals: A Final Peace and No Nuclear Arms

The leaders of North and South Korea agreed on Friday to work to remove all nuclear weapons from the Korean Peninsula and, within the year, pursue talks with the...

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What to do if the talks with North Korea succeed

What to do if the talks with North Korea succeed

As the United States prepares for historic discussions between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the Trump administration and its international...

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‘We No Longer Need’ Nuclear or Missile Tests, North Korean Leader Says

‘We No Longer Need’ Nuclear or Missile Tests, North Korean Leader Says

North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un, announced early Saturday that his country no longer needed to test nuclear weapons or long-range missiles and would close a...

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The Dirty Secret of American Nuclear Arms in Korea

The Dirty Secret of American Nuclear Arms in Korea

As President Trump prepares for a possible meeting with Kim Jong-un, the North Korean leader, many American are raising warnings that North Korea has walked away...

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There are about 14,500 nuclear weapons in the world. Here are the countries that have them

There are about 14,500 nuclear weapons in the world. Here are the countries that have them

The world’s nuclear club is an exclusive group – and it has become even more dangerous with the relatively recent and unwelcome addition of North Korea and...

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Putin just bragged about Russia’s nuclear weapons. Here’s the real story.

Putin just bragged about Russia’s nuclear weapons. Here’s the real story.

During his March 1 address to Russia’s Federal Assembly, President Vladimir Putin grabbed headlines by claiming that prospective additions to the country’s strategic...

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