Tag: North Korea

THAAD: A Tale of Four Countries

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Amidst western cacophony surrounding the rise of a new radical right in European elections, a new U.S. travel ban, and the unveiling of Republicans’ now-defeated bill to repeal Obamacare, on March 6, 2017, two Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD)…

The North Korean Missile Crisis: The Dawn of Japanese Rearmament

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On the 6th of March 2017, North Korea launched four ballistic missiles towards the Sea of Japan. Three of the missiles landed in Japanese territorial waters, which North Korea claimed were launched in preparation to target US military bases in…

An exploding North Korea: unifcation talks spurred by catastrophe

After a major H5N1 (Bird Flu) outbreak, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea fell into disrepair with Kim Jung Un’s execution and the rise of civil war. This was compounded by a widespread famine caused by the H5N1 epidemic which left…

#TBT USSR

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The death toll now reaches six thousand in Ukraine thanks to the biggest diplomatic crisis since 1989. From the demonstrations in Maidan Square in Kiev to the annexation of Crimea, since November 2013 diplomacy between Russia and the West has been at its…

#TBT URSS

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6000 morts et la plus importante tension diplomatique entre Russie et Occidentaux depuis 1989, voici le résultat de ce que l’on nomme aujourd’hui la crise ukrainienne. Des soulèvements populaires de Maïdan à l’annexion de la Crimée, depuis novembre 2013 les relations diplomatiques entre Russie…

“On the Verge of Freedom of Expression and National Security”

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A former lawmaker of the United Progressive Party (UPP) Lee Seok Ki’s sabotage plan against the government in the event of war with North Korea initiated the trial on disbanding the UPP. On December 19th 2014, the Constitutional Court of…