SUMMIT OF ALL FEARS
What Happens if ‘Rocket Man’ Comes to New York?
North Korea’s Plan for a Peace to End All Peace
“We’re in positive momentum right now. We’re going to maintain that,” said a U.S. general in Korea after some GI remains were returned on Friday. But where does that momentum lead?
ZERO SUMMIT GAME
Kim’s Still Got His Nukes, and Hasn’t Returned Our Heroes
The Putin-Trump summit diverted attention from Korean issues, but they raise profound questions about what Trump gives away to get what he claims are triumphs of statecraft.
Trump-Kim MIA Remains Game Gets More Cynical by the Hour
On Thursday the North Koreans didn't turn over the remains of 200 Americans, as Trump promised. They didn't even show up. Here's why.
North Korea’s Divide and Conquer Strategy Is Working
Kim Jong Un believes the government in South Korea cares more about his proposals for a lasting peace on the peninsula than about his nukes.
I O NUKES
Pompeo Heads Back to Korea. What More Will Trump Give Away?
The administration needs something to show Kim Jong Un will keep at least one of the commitments from the schmoozefest in Singapore last month. But Trump keeps paying up front.
LOST IN EXALTATION
Trump Falls for Kim Jong Un’s Latest Bait and Switch
Watch for North Korea to turn over the remains of some Americans who died 65 years ago. Trump will say it’s a triumph. But what about the nukes? No talk of turning those over.
China Is Trying to Bring Down American Planes With Lasers
Severe measures are now required. Up to now, a patient Washington has been encouraging even more dangerous Chinese behavior.