The foreign relations of North Korea – officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) – have been shaped by its conflict with South Korea and its historical ties with world communism. Both the government of North Korea and the government of South Korea (officially the Republic of Korea) claim to be the sole legitimate
Dongfeng-21 ballistic missile (DF-21, NATO code name: CSS5) is a mobile medium-range ballistic missile developed by the People’s Republic of China. It is the People’s Liberation Army’s first solid-fuel propelled and maneuverable missile, and it is also the world’s first. This anti-ship ballistic missile has the significance of a missile milestone. At present, it belongs
The United States and Russia had "agreed in principle" to extend the arms treaty by five years following a phone call between US President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin Tuesday. President Biden pledged to keep the American people safe from nuclear threats by restoring U.S. leadership on arms control and nonproliferation. Today, the
Deputy Secretary of State and Special Representative for North Korea Stephen E. Biegun will travel to Seoul December 8-11. He will meet with officials in the Republic of Korea to discuss the U.S.-ROK Alliance and our shared commitment to regional security, stability, and prosperity throughout the Indo-Pacific, and continued close coordination on North Korea.
Understanding the North Korean Nuclear Issue The Significance of the North Korean Nuclear Issue North Korea’s nuclear development is a matter of serious concern to the international community that not only threatens peace and security of the Korean Peninsula, Northeast Asia, and the international community but also undermines the foundation of the international non-proliferation regime.
Beijing, Dec. 9 (XINHUA) -- The Information Office of the State Council issued here Monday a white paper about China's national defense. Following is the full text of the paper titled "China's National Defense in 2002": Foreword The world needs peace, the people want cooperation, nations long for development and society aspires for progress. These
'Text' of Year 2000 China Defense White Paper CPP20001016000018 Beijing Xinhua in English 0216 GMT 16 Oct 00 Beijing, October 16 (XINHUA) -- The Information Office of the State Council published a white paper entitled "China's National Defense in 2000" today. Following is the full text of the white paper: China's National Defense in 2000
China’s National Defense Information Office of the State Council Of the People’s Republic of China July 1998, Beijing Foreword Mankind is about to enter the 21st century of its history. It is the aspiration of the Chinese government and people to lead a peaceful, stable and prosperous world into the new century. At the turn
White Paper-- China: Arms Control and Disarmament Information Office of the State Council Of the People's Republic of China November 1995, Beijing Foreword As the world marks the 50th anniversaries of the victories in the global anti-fascist war and China's War of Resistance Against Japan and the founding of the United Nations, it must not