North Korea Showdown

May 19, 2017 • Volume 27, Issue 19
Can a military confrontation be averted?
By David Hosansky


Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
1779 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20036-2103
Global network of policy research centers that favors exploring negotiations with North Korea.

The Committee for Human Rights in North Korea
1001 Connecticut Ave., N.W., Suite 435, Washington, DC 20036
Seeks to raise world awareness about conditions in North Korea, including human rights abuses.

The Council on Foreign Relations
58 E. 68th St., New York, NY 10065
Think tank that specializes in U.S. foreign policy and international affairs, including U.S. relations with North Korea.

Foundation for Defense of Democracies
PO Box 33249, Washington, DC 20033
Nonpartisan institute focusing on foreign policy and national security that favors imposing stronger sanctions on North Korea.

James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies
460 Pierce St., Monterey, CA 93940
Affiliated with Middlebury College; conducts policy-oriented research and trains East Asia scholars and government officials.

U.S.-Korea Institute
Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, 1740 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20036
Researches the Korean Peninsula and maintains a website, 38 North, that offers analysis of North Korean issues.

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