President Trump Responds to North Korea With New Sanctions

President Trump Responds to North Korea With New Sanctions

On Thursday, in response to Pyongyang’s renegade nuclear program, President Trump signed an executive order announcing new sanctions on North Korea. In that mandate, he ordered new economic threat against any bank or company doing business with North Korea. Trump is demanding that financial institutions decide whether it wants to do business with the United […]

Will China Step Up to Stop North Korea?

Will China Step Up to Stop North Korea?

Nikki Haley, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, believes Kim Jong Un is lacking the power of reason. Her made this assessment after the North Korean dictator simultaneously launched five ballistic missiles toward the East Sea. Analysis of Dictator’s Intent Scholars studying Kim disagree with Haley. Prof. Andrei Lankov from Kookmin University in Seoul said: […]

Nuclear Weapons and Their Foreign Policy Implications

Nuclear Weapons and Their Foreign Policy Implications

International relations changed profoundly and permanently at the detonation of the first atomic bombs over Hiroshima and Nagasaki. With the advent of nuclear weapons, the world can never really go back to the way it once was. It might be interesting to examine the issue of nuclear weapons, as well as their implications for foreign […]