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Bruce Harrison is a freelance journalist based in Seoul. His stories for the web, radio and television can be found at www.bruceharrison.net.

Former North Korean Diplomat: For Pyongyang, Weapons Will Always Come First
June 02, 2017
Former North Korean Diplomat: For Pyongyang, Weapons Will Always Come First
Thae Yong-ho explains why the Kim regime is so intent on developing missiles and nuclear weapons.
Former North Korean Diplomat: For Pyongyang, Weapons Will Always Come First
Are the US and North Korea Heading for Conflict?
April 25, 2017
Are the US and North Korea Heading for Conflict?
Pyongyang historically has taken an offensive posture, refusing to "sit with folded arms" when provoked.
Are the US and North Korea Heading for Conflict?
As Sunken Ferry Is Finally Raised, Documentary Explores What Comes <i>After the Sewol</i>
March 31, 2017
As Sunken Ferry Is Finally Raised, Documentary Explores What Comes After the Sewol
A new documentary attempts to uncover the factors behind one of South Korea's greatest tragedies.
As Sunken Ferry Is Finally Raised, Documentary Explores What Comes After the Sewol
After Assassination, Malaysia Cuts Back North Korea Ties
March 06, 2017
After Assassination, Malaysia Cuts Back North Korea Ties
After the Kim Jong-nam assassination, Malaysia's visa-free deal with North Korea looks all but dead.
After Assassination, Malaysia Cuts Back North Korea Ties
Will Park Geun-hye Face Jail Time for the Choi-Gate Scandal?
February 24, 2017
Will Park Geun-hye Face Jail Time for the Choi-Gate Scandal?
Barring a political deal, Park looks likely to face prosecution if the Constitutional Court upholds her impeachment.
Will Park Geun-hye Face Jail Time for the Choi-Gate Scandal?
The Mysterious Death of Kim Jong-nam
February 17, 2017
The Mysterious Death of Kim Jong-nam
Autopsy be damned; it was a "poison" attack.
The Mysterious Death of Kim Jong-nam
Mattis Pumps up THAAD, But China Likely to Keep ‘Bullying’ Korea
February 03, 2017
Mattis Pumps up THAAD, But China Likely to Keep ‘Bullying’ Korea
The U.S. defense secretary reaffirms the THAAD decision, which faces opposition in Beijing and in South Korea itself.
Mattis Pumps up THAAD, But China Likely to Keep ‘Bullying’ Korea
South Korea's President Park: Scandal Accusations 'Colossal Lies'
January 26, 2017
South Korea's President Park: Scandal Accusations 'Colossal Lies'
In her first-ever one-on-one interview with a South Korean journalist, Park Geun-hye dismisses corruption allegations.
South Korea's President Park: Scandal Accusations 'Colossal Lies'
Ban Ki-moon: South Korea's 'White Knight'?
January 13, 2017
Ban Ki-moon: South Korea's 'White Knight'?
The public and political parties' loud support appear to be the driving force behind a potential run for the Blue House.
Ban Ki-moon: South Korea's 'White Knight'?
In South Korea Impeachment Trial, Park's Lips Are Sealed
January 06, 2017
In South Korea Impeachment Trial, Park's Lips Are Sealed
Park is unlikely to testify at the Constitutional Court proceedings that will decide her political fate.
In South Korea Impeachment Trial, Park's Lips Are Sealed
South Korea's Ruling Party Splits
December 30, 2016
South Korea's Ruling Party Splits
Does the breakaway party herald South Korea’s new conservatism or simply a cosmetic defection?
South Korea's Ruling Party Splits
Time for a Constitutional Change in South Korea?
December 24, 2016
Time for a Constitutional Change in South Korea?
In the wake of Park Geun-hye's downfall, some argue the time is right to change the role of the presidency.
Time for a Constitutional Change in South Korea?
A Tough Task for South Korea's Interim Government
December 16, 2016
A Tough Task for South Korea's Interim Government
With President Park impeached, Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn assumes the reins. He has his work cut out for him.
A Tough Task for South Korea's Interim Government
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