North Korea Resumes Rare Earth Exports to China
July 30, 2014
North Korea Resumes Rare Earth Exports to China
A new report says that North Korea shipped $1.8 million of rare earths to China in May and June of this year.
North Korea Resumes Rare Earth Exports to China
Is a ‘Lost Decade’ Possible for South Korea?
July 29, 2014
Is a ‘Lost Decade’ Possible for South Korea?
The government acknowledges that difficult reforms are necessary to avoid a Japan-sized economic slump.
Is a ‘Lost Decade’ Possible for South Korea?
North Korea's Middle East Pivot
July 29, 2014
North Korea's Middle East Pivot
North Korea has a long history of funneling weapons to Palestinian and other Middle Eastern militant groups.
North Korea's Middle East Pivot
South Korean Military Tackles Mental Health
July 26, 2014
South Korean Military Tackles Mental Health
Following a shooting incident last month, South Korea is seeking to enhance the mental health provided to soldiers.
South Korean Military Tackles Mental Health
South Korea’s Free Trade Dilemma
July 25, 2014
South Korea’s Free Trade Dilemma
The agricultural sector demonstrates the challenges Seoul’s trade liberalization agenda faces.
South Korea’s Free Trade Dilemma
Information: The Bane of the North Korean Regime
July 25, 2014
Information: The Bane of the North Korean Regime
It is time to turn up the volume on North Korea’s quiet revolution.
Information: The Bane of the North Korean Regime
South Korea Considers a Japanese Style Stimulus
July 24, 2014
South Korea Considers a Japanese Style Stimulus
Seoul’s new stimulus package resembles Abenomics, but is it necessary now?
South Korea Considers a Japanese Style Stimulus
North Korean MH17 Scenario Extremely Unlikely
July 22, 2014
North Korean MH17 Scenario Extremely Unlikely
Despite the U.S. banning its aircraft from Pyongyang airspace, the chances of a DPRK missile attack are remote.
North Korean MH17 Scenario Extremely Unlikely
Why MH17 Is Not Korean Airlines Flight 007
July 21, 2014
Why MH17 Is Not Korean Airlines Flight 007
The downing of MH17 is vastly different from the shooting down of Korean Airlines Flight 007 in 1983.
Why MH17 Is Not Korean Airlines Flight 007
How North Korea Selects its Cheering Squad
July 19, 2014
How North Korea Selects its Cheering Squad
Those hoping to join North Korea's cheering squad in South Korea face stiff competition and extensive surveillance.
How North Korea Selects its Cheering Squad
Why Korea Can’t Follow Germany’s Reunification Model
July 18, 2014
Why Korea Can’t Follow Germany’s Reunification Model
South Korea's Dresden Doctrine is destined to fail because it is based on the German example of reunification.
Why Korea Can’t Follow Germany’s Reunification Model
South Korea’s Ruling Party Braces for Defeat
July 16, 2014
South Korea’s Ruling Party Braces for Defeat
When South Koreans go to the polls later this month, the Saenuri Party is expected to lose.
South Korea’s Ruling Party Braces for Defeat
North Korea Fires Missiles in Japan’s Direction
July 13, 2014
North Korea Fires Missiles in Japan’s Direction
Pyongyang continues a series of missile launches, prompting a protest from Japan.
North Korea Fires Missiles in Japan’s Direction
North Korea’s Schizophrenic Tourist Policy
July 12, 2014
North Korea’s Schizophrenic Tourist Policy
North Korea is desperately trying to attract more tourists, even as it works equally hard to scare them away.
North Korea’s Schizophrenic Tourist Policy
Korea and China’s Clashing Histories
July 11, 2014
Korea and China’s Clashing Histories
While China and South Korea denounce Japan’s history, they have their own conflicting historical narratives.
Korea and China’s Clashing Histories
Poll Shows Fracturing North Korean View of Reunification
July 11, 2014
Poll Shows Fracturing North Korean View of Reunification
As hunger rears again, the reasons for supporting reunification are not what Pyongyang would hope.
Poll Shows Fracturing North Korean View of Reunification
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