Events

NKIDP documents featured in South Korea's Donga Ilbo and Chosun Ilbo

The articles highlight the East German attitudes towards Kim Jong Il's succession in the early 1970s, drawing a parallel between the events some 36 years ago with the current question of Kim Jong Un's succession.

NKIDP Releases New Collection of Documents on Korean War Armistice

Sixty years ago this week, the 1950-53 Korean War ended in an armistice, with neither side legitimately able to claim outright victory. NKIDP has released a collection of Russian, Chinese, and Polish documents on the armistice negotiations which span the nearly two-year period of talks.

Call for Papers: European Summer School on Cold War History

Fourth Annual European Summer School on Cold War History at the Università di Trento, 5-8 September 2012

Romanian document confirms North Korea sent troops to Vietnam

A newly released Romanian document indicates that North Korea dispatched personnel to Vietnam to carry out psychological warfare against the nearly 313,000 South Korean troops sent to fight against the North Vietnamese between 1965 and 1973.

Call for Papers: 2014 UCSB/GWU/LSE International Graduate Student Conference on the Cold War

The 2014 International Graduate Student Conference on the Cold War, taking place at the University of California at Santa Barbara on April 10-12, 2014, is seeking paper submissions from graduate students working on the Cold War. The deadline is 24 January, 2014.

NKIDP in the News

South Korea's official governmental news organization, Yonhap News Agency, provides coverage of a Korea-related event at the Wilson Center.

NKIDP Research Assistant Yong Kwon published in Asia Times

Yong Kwon, a research assistant with the Wilson Center's North Korea International Documentation Project, recently published a piece on Asia Times Online.

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