The Contrasting Russian/Chinese vs. US models for Geo-Economic Diplomacy by ADAM GARRIE

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in attend a meeting during the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok

The Russian Deputy Foreign Minister’s speech in South Korea is a clear illustration of Russia and China’s diplomatic methodology which contrasts diametrically with that of the US. November 27, 2017, 15:121.6K Views Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov has spoken at length about Russia’s peace plan for the Korean peninsula while at a meeting of the Valdai Discussion …

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Beispiel Nordkorea: Warum werden Atomwaffen weiterverbreitet? von Jacques Sapir*

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Der neuerliche nordkoreanische Atomtest im Anschluss an wiederholte Tests von Mittelstreckenraketen, möglicherweise sogar Langstreckenraketen, zeigt einmal mehr die Unverbindlichkeit der Haltung der Vereinten Nationen zum Problem der Weiterverbreitung (Proliferation) von Atomwaffen. Und doch hatte diese Haltung, zumindest anfänglich, einen logischen Ausgangspunkt: nämlich dass die Gesamtheit aller Länder, seien sie im Besitz von Atomwaffen oder nicht, …

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President Zigzag by Robert Parry

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October 6, 2017  Exclusive: President Trump boasts about his “zigzag” foreign policy as if inconsistency is an attribute in dealing with a fragile world, but his zigzagging endangers backchannel intermediaries handling outreach to North Korea, reports Robert Parry. Robert Parry President Trump’s bellicose speech to the United Nations General Assembly last month sparked a crisis for the behind-the-scenes …

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Zur nuklearen Krise auf der koreanischen Halbinsel

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Diplomatie statt Krieg: Demonstranten fordern vor dem Weißen Haus in Washington Verhandlungen mit Pjöngjang (9.8.2017) Foto: Joshua Roberts/Reuters (siehe JW Ausgabe vom 20.09.2017, Seite 7 / Ausland) Kriegsgefahr auf der Koreanischen Halbinsel Lösung der Krise in Ostasien ist nur durch starke Friedensbewegung möglich/  weiterlesen :https://www.jungewelt.de/artikel/318522.kriegsgefahr-auf-der-koreanischen-halbinsel.html Titelbeitrag aus den schweizer Zeit-Fragen: vom 12. 09. 2017: Stellungnahme des …

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Furious China slams Trump’s UN speech on North Korea by ALEXANDER MERCOURIS

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Global Times editorial says US President Trump’s UN speech endangers peace in Korean Peninsula September 21, 2017, 19:36376 Views 4Comments Global Times, the unofficial English language voice of the Chinese government, has published a strongly worded editorial which makes clear China’s strong disapproval of the comments about North Korea made by US President Trump during his recent speech at the UN …

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Russian-Chinese Joint Statement on Korean Conflict (full text and analysis)

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Kim Jong-un gets what he wants: By ALEANDER MERCOURIS 3 hours ago  Joint Russian-Chinese statement on Korean conflict recognises North Korea’s ‘justified concerns’, opposes military action, and effectively rules out across-the-board sanctions. Since this document is not easy to find, I set out the full text with the key points highlighted The Russian Federation and the People’s …

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Women Peace Marchers From 12 Different Countries Cross Minefields between North & South Korea

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 By Maud Easter Women Against War supporting non-military ways of solving conflicts 2015 is the year to celebrate women peacemakers: the 100th anniversary of the International Congress of Women, when over 1000 wilpf foundingwomen came together in the Hague amidst the horrors of World War I to call for an end to militarism—and founded the …

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