North Korea

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America’s diplomatic approach with North Korea is flawed. It’s time to change tack | Daniel L Davis
America’s overriding primary objective on the Korean peninsula is to avoid unnecessary war. It’s going about it the wrong way

Lt Col Daniel L Davis (ret)

06, Nov, 2021 @10:22 AM

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From Roys to royals, succession battles are raging the world over
For edge-of-the-seat drama, the TV dynasty can’t match the power struggles of leading families in Japan, Saudi Arabia … and Britain

Simon Tisdall

31, Oct, 2021 @6:30 AM

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Abdul Qadeer Khan obituary
Physicist hailed as the father of Pakistan’s atomic weapons industry who confessed to smuggling nuclear secrets

Gareth Price

28, Oct, 2021 @4:24 PM

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It was inevitable that Squid Game would be aggressively commodified | Arwa Mahdawi
The hit show has attracted global attention – not least from a North Korean propaganda website – for its takedown of capitalism. But the streaming service has wasted no time in commodifying the show’s success, writes Arwa Mahdawi

Arwa Mahdawi

20, Oct, 2021 @6:00 AM

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North Korea has fired ballistic missile into sea, says South
Launch, possibly from a submarine, comes as US, South Korean and Japanese spy chiefs meet for talks in Seoul

Staff and agencies

19, Oct, 2021 @5:34 AM

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How Covid spread fear of globalisation and threatens a new world order
From China backtracking on coal to Britain’s ‘chicken king’ calling for a rethink of food production, the virus has accelerated nationalist impulses towards autarky

Martin Farrer

15, Oct, 2021 @11:39 PM

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Defectors tell court they were promised ‘paradise on Earth’ in North Korea
Five people seeking compensation say they were lured to country and then denied basic human rights

Justin McCurry in Tokyo

14, Oct, 2021 @9:02 AM

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John Key calling New Zealand’s Covid response ‘North Korean’ isn’t just lazy rhetoric, it’s wrong | Brian Ng
Irresponsible statements are fuel for those who falsely believe their rights have been taken away

Brian Ng

01, Oct, 2021 @12:58 AM

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Kim Jong-un orders hotline with the South to reopen as he condemns ‘cunning’ US
North Korean leader said Biden offer of dialogue is ‘a facade’ and blamed the US for ‘hostile policy’

Justin McCurry in Tokyo and agencies

30, Sep, 2021 @1:34 AM

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Kim Jong-un’s sister says North Korea open to talks with South if Seoul shows ‘respect’
Analysts say North Korea’s apparent desire for engagement is part of a push to get the US to ease crippling sanctions

Guardian staff with agencies

26, Sep, 2021 @1:01 AM

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‘Pushing the nuclear envelope’: North Korea’s missile diplomacy
Analysis: Fear and uncertainty of the Obama years could return as Kim Jong-un revives nuclear ambitions

Justin McCurry in Tokyo

22, Sep, 2021 @11:57 AM

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Making waves in the Pacific: how Boris Johnson’s Global Britain went rogue
Defence pact with Australia and the US increases chance of confrontation with China and spurs nuclear proliferation

Simon Tisdall

19, Sep, 2021 @6:30 AM

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