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

U.S. Ambassador to China Gary Locke discusses North Korea's missile launch with George Stephanopoulos of ABC News and Orville Schell, Director of Asia Society's Center on U.S.-China Relations.
Asia Society Associate Fellow Ayako Doi says the sweeping victory by Japan's Liberal Democratic Party will likely heighten tensions with China, South Korea, and other neighbors.
Admiral Samuel Locklear answers questions on India, China and North Korea.
In their own ways, "Red Dawn" and "Skyfall" made major efforts to accomodate the growing Chinese film market.
Three uniformed women take a break by a fountain in Pyongyang, North Korea on September 25, 2012. (Matt Paish 2012/Flickr)
How is a second term for the Obama administration likely to affect relations with China, Myanmar, Pakistan, and Afghanistan — to name just some of the Asian nations that have featured most prominently in recent headlines?
Arirang or Mass Games, regimented performances that stress group dynamics, were held in Rungrado May Day Stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea on September 25, 2012. (Matt Paish 2012/Flickr)
After Thursday's vote added two key Asia-Pacific allies, the U.S. could now find greater support in pursuing actions favorable to its interests in the region, writes Andrew Billo.
Almost a week into the 16-day event, here's a look at how triumphant Asian Olympians reacted when they realized they had just won a medal.
Official North Korean media have dismissed rumors of any impending reforms in the country, but supreme leader Kim's actions suggest something different.