Korean War Panel Finds U.S. Attacks on Civilians
“We welcome the efforts ... civilians killed on July 11, 1950, when American aircraft bombed the train station in Iri, a southern town many miles behind the front line. Two weeks earlier, on June 25, the North Korean Army invaded the South, starting the war.
How to Change Course in Central African Republic
Recent outrages in Bangui, the war-torn capital of the Central ... to do so and disarm and neutralize armed groups threatening civilians. The U.N. Security Council has mandated the deployment of a 12,000-strong U.N. peacekeeping operation to respond ...
How to Stop the Next Korean War
For the first time in decades, a new war on the Korean peninsula appears to be a distinct probability. Not only does North Korea's regime ... an occasional slaughter of civilians), and the sinking of boats. How did South Korea react to all these acts?
The Path to a New 1914? How America Chose War After 9/11
He went on to name as an "axis of evil" Iraq, Iran, and North Korea -- three regimes seeking to build or already possessing weapons of mass destruction. To stop them, he stated, the Cold War policy ... In South Asia, nuclearization did not produce the ...
North Korea's 'peace offensive': How should South Korea respond?
As a sign of good will, Pyongyang also agreed to resume holding reunions of families and relatives separated by the Korean War, a move that was quickly welcomed by the South. Pyongyang's overtures can easily be written off as part of a cycle that begins ...