Grand strategy
Grand strategy, also called high strategy, comprises the "purposeful employment of all instruments of power available to a security community". Military historian B. H. Liddell Hart says about grand s...
Isolationism
Isolationism is a category of foreign policies institutionalized by leaders who asserted that their nations' best interests were best served by keeping the affairs of other countries at a distance, as...
Foreign relations of North Korea
The foreign relations of North Korea (officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea) have been shaped by its conflict with South Korea and its historical ties with world Communism. Both the gov...
Foreign relations of North Korea - Wikipedia
Heungseon Daewongun
Heungseon Daewongun (흥선대원군, 1820–1898) or The Daewongun (대원군), Guktaegong (국태공, "The Great Archduke") or formally Heungseon Heonui Daewonwang (흥선헌의대원왕) and also known to period western diplomats as Pr...
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Haijin
The Haijin (Chinese: 海禁; pinyin: Hǎi Jìn; literally: "sea ban") order was a ban on maritime activities imposed during China's Ming dynasty and again at the time of the Qing dynasty. Intend...