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North Korea

AsiaSociety.org articles, op-eds, videos and blog posts on North Korea.

On January 7, Barbara Demick will be at Asia Society to discuss her new book about North Korea. Read this excerpt.
A Goldman Sachs economist assesses the potential costs, and benefits, of a reunited Korean peninsula.
U.S. Treasury representative and North Korea experts debate the role sanctions have to play in influencing the isolated nation.
A report finds that the way to Kim Jong Il's heart is through his market.
Asia Society remembers the former South Korean President.
Former US President Bill Clinton secures the release of two US journalists in North Korea.
New documentary humanizes the plight of refugees trying to flee North Korea.
John Delury, director of the China Boom Project, evaluates the administration's policy.
Whether we identify it as a "missile" or a "rocket," the launch of what Pyongyang called a "satellite" seemed to be an unambiguous triumph for North Korea.
Ambassador Christopher Hill discusses the challenges of negotiating with North Korea.