I’m pleased to announce that within the Tübingen Korean Studies Programme; on the 20th December, I will give a lecture entitled A Typology of the North Korean Leadership under the Era of Kim Jong-un – Elements of Comparison with Kim Il Sung & Kim Jong-il’s Periods of Power at the Korean Faculty of the Tubingen University at… Read More Upcoming Lecture
My list of publications has been updated on the Google Scholar platform, you can have a look using the following link.
I was recently quoted in the Romanian mgazine “qmagazine” on an article dedicated to the future of North Korea. The document is available there.
During the second plenary meeting of the 7th Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea, which was held on the 7th October 2017, the younger sister of Kim Jong-un, Kim Yo-jong (김여정) was yesterday nominated as Kim Yo-jong has been made an alternate member of the WPK Politburo. It’s not the most powerful political… Read More The Pandora’s Box is open to Kim Yo-jong
I was recently on a live show on the Polish channel Polsat News, discussing the Chinese position over the North Korean dilemna. The entire show is available there.
La Corée du Nord a annoncé avoir procédé dimanche au plus puissant essai nucléaire de son histoire. Après cette énième provocation du leadership nord-coréen, l’Amérique mais aussi la Chine hésitent sur la conduite à tenir. Le conseil de sécurité de l’ONU se réunira en urgence lundi. Que doit faire le monde à présent ? Comment… Read More Dirigeons-nous vers une catastrophe nucléaire sur la Péninsule Coréenne?
For a while I considered that NK was doing these ballistic attemtps as a marketing issue, in order to sell its technology in spite of the resolution United Nations Security Council Resolution 1874. In my opinion when NK is selling its technology for example to Iran (Shahab missiles), they sell and transport it with the… Read More North Korea conducts new intercontinental missile test: Analysis and Opinion
Some of my quotes related to Kim Jong-ju, the younger brother of Kim Il-sung, were used in the french version of his biography on the French version of the free encyclopedia Wikipedia. Information are available there.