Interviews and Discussions by Prof. Frank


Prof. Rüdiger Frank has been recently interviewed on various topics concerning North Korea, nuclear tests, satellite launch and the impact of economic sanctions.

Here is a list of the articles:

  • [06.01.2016] Interview by N-TV on North Korea’s 4th nuclear test: Nordkoreas Wasserstoffbombe: "Atomwaffen sind die Lebensversicherung" [in German] [link],
  • [10.02.2016] Interview by Deutsche Welle on the implications of the North Korean satellite launch of February 7th, 2016. Frank "Weitere Atomtests in Nordkorea werden folgen." [in German] [link],
  • [10.02.2016] Prof. Frank was invited by former Federal Chancellor Wolfgang Schüssel to give a talk on "Ignorieren, sanktionieren, auslöschen ... oder akzeptieren? Strategien zum Umgang mit Nordkoreas Atomprogramm” at the Foreign Policy and United Nations Association of Austria.
  • [12.02.2016] At 38North, Prof. Frank discussed on the effects of the closure of the inter-Korean industrial park at Kaesong by the South Korean government: “The Kaesong Closure: Punishment or Shot in the Foot?”, 38 North. U.S.-Korea Institute at the School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Johns Hopkins University [link].
Prof. Frank (3.o.t.r.) with former Federal Chancellor Schüssel (1.o.t.r.)