TROY expert: Korean peace talks may be premature

Daniel Pinkston, an international relations expert who lectures at a TROY site in South Korea, isn't sold on North Korea's desire for peace.

Daniel Pinkston, an international relations expert who lectures at a TROY site in South Korea, isn't sold on North Korea's desire for peace.

Recent news out of the Korean peninsula has given many hope that peace between North and South Korea is closer than ever, but Troy University professor Dr. Daniel A. Pinkston remains skeptical.

Pinkston, a Lecturer at a Troy University teaching site in South Korea, previously served as Northeast Asia Deputy Project Director for the International…

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China, U.S. relationship most pressing question of the 21st century, Hayden says

Retired Air Force Gen. Michael Hayden addresses members of the Alabama World Affairs Council at TROY's Montgomery Campus on April 11.

Retired Air Force Gen. Michael Hayden addresses members of the Alabama World Affairs Council at TROY's Montgomery Campus on April 11.

While there may be global issues with “shorter fuses,” the only person to serve as both head of the Central Intelligence Agency and the National Security Agency believes the most pressing question of the 21st century surrounds the relationship between the United States and China.

Speaking to members of the Alabama World Affairs Council at…

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TROY expert: South Koreans ‘more concerned’ about North Korea now

The Seoul skyline at sunrise. Image credit: Janis Rozenfelds/Unsplash

The Seoul skyline at sunrise. Image credit: Janis Rozenfelds/Unsplash

As North Korea continues to test nuclear weapons, its relationship with its southern neighbor is becoming even more concerning to South Koreans.

Dr. Daniel A. Pinkston, a Lecturer at a Troy University teaching site in South Korea, previously served as Northeast Asia Deputy Project Director for the International Crisis Group in Seoul.

Pinkston recently answered…

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