Is There a Reason for Significant Troubles on the Korean Peninsula?

Is There a Reason for Significant Troubles on the Korean Peninsula?

According to the author, the main outcome of the South Korean president’s visit to the United States in May was not agreements on economic or medical cooperation, but the lifting of ballistic missile range restrictions on the ROK. Indeed, actions aimed at limiting South Korea’s military capabilities by the United States have a long and specific…

Newsweek Blows Lid Off American 60,000-person Strong “Secret Army”

Newsweek Blows Lid Off American 60,000-person Strong “Secret Army”

An intensive two-year investigation by Newsweek that involved 600 resumes and 1,000 job postings, dozens of Freedom of Information Act requests, and scores of interviews with participants and defense decision-makers, discovered that the American military is running a massive 60,000-person strong secret army, many working under masked identities and in low profile, but all part…

Biden’s Approach to North Korea and the NPT Option

Biden’s Approach to North Korea and the NPT Option

Joe Biden promises to return U.S. foreign policy to its pre-Trump status quo, with a few tweaks. The Biden approach will restore relations with allies, champion multilateral approaches to global problems, reemphasize human rights and democratic norms, and promote selective engagement with major adversaries like China and Russia. Although this return to the status quo…