Will we learn more about Kim Jong Un or Moon Jae-in from the inter-Korean summit?

I suspect Moon Jae-in. And that would not be good. What would be great is if Moon would ask Kim Jong Un whether he still wants to takeover South Korea and, if Kim says no, then ask why he is building so many nuclear weapons. But I don't think Moon will do anything so difficult.… Continue reading Will we learn more about Kim Jong Un or Moon Jae-in from the inter-Korean summit?

China confirms Kim’s visit after he’s gone, and says he’ll talk to Trump about denuclearization. That’s nice, but…

Wednesday morning (Tuesday night in the U.S.), a day after Kim Jong Un returned to North Korea from China, the two countries confirmed that he was in Beijing. The train and motorcades everyone saw were, as many people suspected, for him. In its initial report, the Chinese news agency Xinhua said Kim told Chinese President… Continue reading China confirms Kim’s visit after he’s gone, and says he’ll talk to Trump about denuclearization. That’s nice, but…

So the Kim regime is doing something, after all.

A train of the kind that Kim Jong Il used when he traveled to China left North Korea on Monday morning and arrived in Beijing around 3 p.m. This set off speculation that Kim Jong Un was making his first trip outside the country he took control of after his father's death in late 2011.… Continue reading So the Kim regime is doing something, after all.