Rogue Articles

Kerry: Iran Deal 'Can Serve as an Example to North Korea'

9:01 AM, May 18, 2015

John Kerry is hoping to offer North Korea "a more legitimate entry road to the global community and to the norms of international behavior." The example the secretary of state has for the rogue regime? Iran.

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In Iran, It’s the Guys With the Guns Who Call the Shots

Talking to Michael Rubin about his new book, Dancing with the Devil: The Perils of Engaging with Rogue Regimes.
9:31 AM, Feb 22, 2014

Michael Rubin, a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute and senior lecturer at the Naval Postgraduate School, has just published a very timely book— especially for anyone interested in the likely success of the Obama administration’s diplomatic engagement with Iran.

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A Prisoner in Pyongyang

Merrill Newman’s reminder: don’t go to North Korea.
2:46 PM, Dec 02, 2013

In recent years, as its regime has been increasingly hemmed in by sanctions, North Korea has encouraged foreign tourists to visit the country. Unfortunately, it’s been working—nearly 10,000 Westerners now travel to the North Korea each year. One of them, 85-year-old Merrill Newman of Palo Alto, California, has been detained there for the last several weeks.

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The Worm & the Norks

10:27 AM, Feb 27, 2013

North Korea, the most renegade and unpredictable of the world's nations, recently tested a nuclear bomb, which predictably raised tensions that are high under ordinary conditions and that, according to the North Korean regime, is the fault of the U.S.  As Reuters reports:

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Video of the North Korean Rocket Launch

10:44 AM, Dec 13, 2012

Here's video of the North Korean rocket launch, which played on state-run TV:

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Iran 'Congratulates' N. Korea for 'Successful' Rocket Launch

10:35 AM, Dec 12, 2012

In response to North Korea successfully launching a rocket earlier today, the Iranian regime sends its congratulations.

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NKorea Satellite Launch Could Be Delayed 'For Some Reasons'

2:01 PM, Dec 08, 2012

Last week, North Korea announced that it would launch a satellite into space later this month. Today, the North Koreans are suggesting that launch might be delayed "for some reasons."

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Palin to Romney-Ryan: 'Go Rogue'

"America desperately needs to have a 'come to Jesus' moment..."
8:19 AM, Sep 22, 2012

In a statement to THE WEEKLY STANDARD, former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin offers some advice for Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan, this year's Republican ticket for president and vice president, respectively.

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