Kangson Uranium Enrichment Plant Unzipped

July 15, 2018 Mbeljac 0

There’s a nasty habit now of the worst case scenario regarding North Korea’s nuclear programme turning out to be correct, and we’ve just got ourselves another instalment. Ankit Panda at The Diplomat has published an article, based on work at the Middlebury Institute for International Studies, revealing the probable location […]

The Melian Dialogue and the Singapore Summit

July 5, 2018 Mbeljac 0

The previous week I wrote of US intelligence assessments on North Korea’s nuclear programme, which suggests that North Korea is not committed to nuclear disarmament let along complete, verified, and irreversible dismantlement of the type long demanded by the United States. I had argued that the Singapore summit and its […]

The Trump-Kim Snapchat Summit: All Selfies, No Substance.

June 12, 2018 Mbeljac 0

North Korea has not moved an inch from its conception of denuclearisation at the Singapore Summit. More substantive progress requires ending the obsession for complete and irreversible denuclearisation. The Singapore Summit meeting between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un has come and gone, with very little of substance or very little […]