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Category Archives: Northeast Asia

Korea, Afghanistan, And The Never-Ending War Trap

Authored by Pepe Escobar via Asia Times, While the US-backed 'Hunger Games' in South Korea plow on, a 'new strategy' for Afghanistan is really all about business. But China is already there… There are more parallels between an unfinished 1950s war in Northeast Asia and an ongoing 16-year-old war in the crossroads between Central and […]

North Korea Refuses To Negotiate, Threatens US With “Severe Nuclear Lesson”

For all the hope that this weekend’s UN breakthrough, in which the Security Council voted unanimously 15-0 to impose $1 billion in sanctions on North Korea exports, that saw both China and Russia side with the US, would lead to a resolution of the North Korean crisis, it appears that the rogue regime refuses to […]

Russia Warns U.S. Not To Act Unilaterally Against North Korea

In response to the US vice president, Russia’s foreign minister Sergey Lavrov said that Mike Pence’s statement on the US running out of “strategic patience” towards Pyongyang does not contribute to resolving the crisis. The top Russian diplomat also voiced hope there will be no repeat of the US strike on Syria in North Korea. […]

North Korea Ambassador Tells UN: “US Has Pushed World To Brink Of Nuclear War”

Following US Vice President Pence’s earlier remarks that “the era of strategic patience is over.” .@VP Mike Pence on North Korea: “The era of strategic patience is over.” https://t.co/78WhdfZWfb pic.twitter.com/I3JnAal71I — Fox News (@FoxNews) April 17, 2017 Ambassador Kim, North Korea’s Permanent UN Representative, hosted a news conference in Ryong on “the consideration of non-proliferation […]

China, Russia Dispatch Naval Vessels To Track USS Carl Vinson To Korean Peninsula

Video has been released allegedly showing a mass military mobilization in Vladivostok, Russia, just eight miles from the border with North Korea, as the world edges towards war. As The Express reports, the dramatic move, unconfirmed by the Russian government, was spotted by residents in the border city and posted on social media. According to […]

Chinese Media Almost Sets Off Military Action With Erroneous North Korea Headline

As expected – and feared – during the annual “Day of the Sun” celebration parade (celebrating the birth of the nation’s founder), Bloomberg blasted a headline that Chinese news agency Xinhua reported that North Korea has fired a projectile. NORTH KOREA FIRES PROJECTILE, MEDIA SAYS: XINHUA On its website, Bloomberg immediately picked up the story, […]