September 19, 2018
| Victor Cha, Sue Mi Terry, Michael J. GreenThe third inter-Korean summit is taking place the week of eptember 18 to 20 in Pyongyang, North Korea. The two leaders, President Moon Jae-in of South Korea and Chairman Kim Jong-un of North Korea, signed the Pyongyang Joint Declaration on September 19, 2018.
Victor Cha, senior adviser and Korea Chair for CSIS, testifies before the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission on the importance of incorporating human rights into a credible, verifiable deal with North Korea.
July 30, 2018
| Andrew Philip Hunter, Victor ChaResident North Korea experts Victor Cha and Sue Mi Terry discuss Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s latest visit to North Korea. They also weigh in on the possibility of Kim Jong Un’s appearance at the 2018 United Nation General Assembly meeting in September.
June 8, 2018
| Michael J. Green, Victor Cha, Sue Mi Terry, H. Andrew SchwartzThe Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) hosted a press briefing ahead of the proposed summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore on June 12.
Victor Cha, senior adviser and Korea Chair for CSIS, testified before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific, and International Cybersecurity Policy on, "Next Steps on U.S. Policy Toward North Korea."
There are proactive high-level diplomatic steps that the United States and others can and should initiate today to improve the immediate health and humanitarian situation inside North Korea, while planning for the future.