January 16, 2020 | Arms Control Wonk
Nuclear-armed states are a diverse lot, but they have one thing in common: Every one of them is in trouble, and their arsenals don’t help what ails them. Strongmen rule from cracked pedestals. The cracks are widening, making their decision making more worrisome.
January 10, 2020 | The Diplomat
On September 16, the Cabinet of the Solomon Islands voted to switch its diplomatic recognition from Taipei to Beijing, ending its 36-year-old official relationship with Taiwan. Kiribati switched three days later.
December 17, 2019 | Radio Free Asia
China, Russia Propose Lifting Sanctions on North Korea for Humanitarian Purposes at U.N. Security Council
China and Russia Monday made a draft resolution proposing that the U.N. Security Council lift sanctions-mandated bans on North Korean exports of statues, seafood and textiles in what Moscow says is a move to encourage dialogue between Pyongyang and Washington.
December 16, 2019 | China Dialogue
Commercial fishing employs more than 40 million people in a global market estimated to have reached $156 billion in 2017.
December 16, 2019 | Newsweek
outh Korea has appealed to the United States to continue pushing for peace as North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong Un's declared year-end deadline for a denuclearization deal was set to pass with no agreement in place.