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Opinion | North Korea’s latest moves show how Kim Jong-un has turned the tables on the US

Pyongyang has its nuclear missile capability despite Washington’s efforts, and with help from Beijing and Moscow and a US election next year, Kim is now asserting leverage over America, writes Denny Roy.

21 Apr 2019 - 3:15PM

Pyongyang has its nuclear missile capability despite Washington’s efforts, and with help from Beijing and Moscow and a US election next year, Kim is now asserting leverage over America, writes Denny Roy.

North Korea’s latest moves show how Kim Jong-un has turned the tables on the US
Opinion | China’s own actions have spurred hawkish US turn in policy

Denny Roy writes that American strategy in the Indo-Pacific is a result of the heightened sense of alarm Washington feels about recent Chinese behaviour.

23 Feb 2019 - 11:09PM

Denny Roy writes that American strategy in the Indo-Pacific is a result of the heightened sense of alarm Washington feels about recent Chinese behaviour.

China’s own actions have spurred hawkish US turn in policy
Asian Angle | Two months after Trump-Kim summit, North Korea hasn’t changed at all

Despite what looked like a breakthrough following the North’s participation in the Winter Games in South Korea and the improbable Singapore meeting, Pyongyang increasingly looks like its old self.

10 Aug 2018 - 7:03PM

Despite what looked like a breakthrough following the North’s participation in the Winter Games in South Korea and the improbable Singapore meeting, Pyongyang increasingly looks like its old self.

Two months after Trump-Kim summit, North Korea hasn’t changed at all
What would the US do if Beijing decided to take Taiwan by force?

Polls show only a minority of Americans would favour US soldiers fighting to defend Taiwan, but a decision by Washington not to intervene in a Taiwan Strait conflict would represent a dramatic shift in US strategy.

22 Jul 2018 - 8:32PM

Polls show only a minority of Americans would favour US soldiers fighting to defend Taiwan, but a decision by Washington not to intervene in a Taiwan Strait conflict would represent a dramatic shift in US strategy.

What would the US do if Beijing decided to take Taiwan by force?
Singapore’s Trump-Kim summit: North Korea wins first round 3-2

Pyongyang is top goal scorer in the warm-up to the Singapore match-up, having undermined sanctions, gained respect and proved a point about nuclear weapons. But there’s everything still to play for.

10 Jun 2018 - 11:50AM

Pyongyang is top goal scorer in the warm-up to the Singapore match-up, having undermined sanctions, gained respect and proved a point about nuclear weapons. But there’s everything still to play for.

Singapore’s Trump-Kim summit: North Korea wins first round 3-2
Don’t be confused by Trump’s mixed messages, US approach to North Korea is coherent ... but scary
Is a full oil embargo against North Korea even possible?
Why the North Korea nuclear crisis will return with a vengeance