Christopher Green Senior Advisor, Korean Peninsula Please submit all media inquiries to email@example.com or call +32 (0) 2 536 00 71 In The News 9 Jan 2018 If [North Korea] wants to drive a wedge into the alliance between the U.S. and South Korea, [sending its athletes to the PyeongChang Winter Olympics] could just be their opening gambit. The Washington Post Christopher Green Senior Advisor, Korean Peninsula 29 Dec 2017 [The United Nations Security Council's resolution 2397 on North Korea] was not a game-changer. [It] does not do much more than build on previous resolutions, all with one eye on the future. The Diplomat Christopher Green Senior Advisor, Korean Peninsula 29 Nov 2017 No American administration should formally accept a nuclear North Korea, but policy needs to change to reflect the reality on the ground. Bloomberg Christopher Green Senior Advisor, Korean Peninsula 21 Nov 2017 [Having his advisers compete with each other suits the North Korean leader Kim Jong-un just fine]. It is hardwired into autocracy to have underlings in competition. Reuters Christopher Green Senior Advisor, Korean Peninsula 15 Nov 2017 North Korea has always had an interest in developing sporting talent — that’s not new — but the focus on football seems to be new. The New York Times Christopher Green Senior Advisor, Korean Peninsula 13 Nov 2017 An important question is not how the [pro-North Korean] leaflets develop in themselves, but how the themes are reflected in television and print media that ordinary North Korean people can see. NK News Christopher Green Senior Advisor, Korean Peninsula Latest Updates Commentary / Asia 30 August 2017 The Strategic Thinking behind North Korea’s Missile Gambit North Korea’s launch of a missile over Japan was irresponsible – yet it was more of a carefully calculated risk than a reckless gamble. Pyongyang’s goal is not a shooting war but to build up military and nuclear capabilities that serve strategic aims of survival and force protection. Commentary / Asia 21 August 2017 Decoding the Korean Peninsula Missile Rhetoric Fiery rhetoric between North Korea and the U.S. adds risks to Korean peninsula tensions, but should not cause panic. Outside players should maximise the potential benefit of an established pattern of de-escalation in the fall. They – and Pyongyang – should also back South Korea’s offers of dialogue. Commentary / Asia 23 June 2017 North Korea Must Apologise for American Tourist Warmbier’s Death A public apology for death of American tourist Otto Warmbier is the best way for North Korea to show it did not plan this tragedy, keep over-zealous public security officials in line and improve the chances of any dialogue with the outside world. Commentary / Asia 8 May 2017 South Korean Elections Sidestep Rising Peninsula Tensions North Korea’s nuclear grandstanding and inflammatory missile tests, President Trump’s anti-Pyongyang rhetoric and U.S. missile deployments have raised tensions in North East Asia. Our Senior Advisor for the Korean Peninsula Christopher Green looks at where South Korea’s 9 May presidential election fits into these newly complex dynamics.