China
Aug 2017

China: “Hit the brakes.”

Has North Korea gone past the point of no return?

Ed Morrissey Aug 15, 2017 8:41 PM

Tillerson to Kim: Let’s chat.

The more things change, the more they stay the same

Mattis: Hey, don’t forget that war is hell, okay?

Ed Morrissey Aug 11, 2017 4:01 PM

Back channels?

China to Kim: You’re on your own, pal

Ed Morrissey Aug 11, 2017 8:41 AM

Associated Press: Should we shoot down the missiles?

Nobody wants it, but we’re going to be ready anyway

“Turning point”?

Jul 2017

China to Trump: We didn’t start the fire

Ed Morrissey Jul 31, 2017 8:41 PM

Jill Stein blames “demonization.”

Still an unusual choice

Election nullified

SWIFT retribution?

So whose job is it, then?

China: Don’t sanction us over North Korea

Ed Morrissey Jul 06, 2017 10:41 AM

Trump: “Severe” consequences coming for Pyongyang.

Double secret suspension?

Jun 2017

Credit where creditor’s due?

“it has not taken serious steps to end its own complicity in trafficking, including forced laborers from North Korea.”

Uh oh.

I won’t even bother asking what could possibly go wrong

Why are there no good Samaritans in China?

John Sexton Jun 11, 2017 5:01 PM

“In the West, law, faith and morality are a three-legged stool.”

May 2017

“I have learned the right to freely express oneself is sacred in America.”

Projection … or prediction?

Leading South Korean presidential candidate: “Would it happen this way in the United States?”

Apr 2017

Nope.

“With each successive detonation and missile test, North Korea pushes northeast Asia and the world closer to instability…”

“We believe this message is positive and should be affirmed.”

Recalculations.

North Korea detains third US citizen as tensions rise

Ed Morrissey Apr 24, 2017 12:31 PM

Haley: Next missile test could provoke US military response.

Feed a cold, starve a fevered dictator?

Just look at “actions taken in Syria and Afghanistan,” for instance.

Message received? What North Korea didn’t do

Ed Morrissey Apr 15, 2017 10:01 AM

Yet, anyway.

“Pyongyang should avoid making mistakes at this time.”

Trump: China can take a deal or get cut out of the action.

101,300 gross tons of persuasion.

U.S. sends aircraft carrier to Korean Peninsula

Taylor Millard Apr 09, 2017 6:31 PM

What’s Korean for “Oh Odin in Valhalla, no…”?

If you don’t, we will

“Less talk and more action”?