Topic: Daniel Pinkston
A growing number of North Korean defectors are crossing illegally into Thailand via a new 'underground railroad' because Thailand processes defectors and sends them to South Korea quickly.
09/07/2011 10:40 am
Without six-party talks, there will be no opportunity to dissuade North Korea from testing another nuclear device. The US is trying to keep the conversation open.
02/23/2011 12:47 pm
North Korea had threatened a harsh response if South Korea went ahead with military exercises in disputed waters Monday. But it could still take action, experts say.
12/20/2010 08:26 am
North Korea leader Kim Jong-il confirmed his readiness to rejoin six-party talks after a visit to China last week. But the US, Japan, and South Korea want to see key steps first.
08/31/2010 09:47 am
Separately, the chief US military commander in South Korea criticized the North over the sinking of the South Korean warship.
05/27/2010 04:45 pm
Bill Clinton spoke to Kim Jong-il about detained South Koreans and missing Japanese citizens. But N. Korea's neighbors are skeptical of any move away from six-party framework for dialogue.
08/06/2009 01:00 am
Thailand and Singapore have longstanding military ties with America but also trade with Burma, where the vessel is headed.
06/23/2009 01:00 am
Q&A: Kim Jong Il's drive to make his nation a nuclear power and how that threatens Asian neighbors.
05/28/2009 01:00 am
N. Korea's missile launch Sunday complicates the long-term strategy of the US and her Asian allies toward Pyongyang's nuclear program.
04/05/2009 01:00 am