South Korea, THAAD, and the China Problem
May 30, 2016
South Korea, THAAD, and the China Problem
Will South Korea deploy THAAD - and if so, how will China respond?
South Korea, THAAD, and the China Problem
The Long Arm of Chinese Censorship Reaches South Korea
May 09, 2016
The Long Arm of Chinese Censorship Reaches South Korea
A performance in Seoul is cancelled after threats from Beijing.
The Long Arm of Chinese Censorship Reaches South Korea
It's Official: US, South Korea Begin Talks on THAAD
March 05, 2016
It's Official: US, South Korea Begin Talks on THAAD
A joint working group to discuss the U.S. missile defense system held its first meeting on Friday.
It's Official: US, South Korea Begin Talks on THAAD
Will Mount Paektu Erupt Again?
February 28, 2016
Will Mount Paektu Erupt Again?
The Mount Paektu/Changbai dispute has the potential to destabilize an already tense region.
Will Mount Paektu Erupt Again?
China Warns THAAD Deployment Could Destroy South Korea Ties 'in an Instant'
February 25, 2016
China Warns THAAD Deployment Could Destroy South Korea Ties 'in an Instant'
China's ambassador to South Korea sends a dire warning about the impact of THAAD on bilateral ties.
China Warns THAAD Deployment Could Destroy South Korea Ties 'in an Instant'
After North Korea Rocket Launch, China Pushes Back Against THAAD
February 09, 2016
After North Korea Rocket Launch, China Pushes Back Against THAAD
In official statements and media commentaries, China keeps making the case against THAAD.
After North Korea Rocket Launch, China Pushes Back Against THAAD
South Korea Eyes THAAD, China Urges ‘Caution’
January 30, 2016
South Korea Eyes THAAD, China Urges ‘Caution’
South Korea is sending more positive signals on the U.S. missile defense system, to China's dismay.
South Korea Eyes THAAD, China Urges ‘Caution’
North Korea Nuclear Test Reveals the Limits of China-South Korea Cooperation
January 14, 2016
North Korea Nuclear Test Reveals the Limits of China-South Korea Cooperation
China-South Korea ties may be at their "best ever," but the two sides are far from united on an approach to Pyongyang.
North Korea Nuclear Test Reveals the Limits of China-South Korea Cooperation
China, South Korea Hold Maritime Talks
December 25, 2015
China, South Korea Hold Maritime Talks
Plus, Pu Zhiqiang, gay rights in China, the China-Nepal border, and more. China links.
China, South Korea Hold Maritime Talks
Is China Ready to Solve One of Its Maritime Disputes?
November 07, 2015
Is China Ready to Solve One of Its Maritime Disputes?
China and South Korea will hold their first round of maritime demarcation talks in December.
Is China Ready to Solve One of Its Maritime Disputes?
South Korea's Love-Hate Relationship With the Chinese Language
November 05, 2015
South Korea's Love-Hate Relationship With the Chinese Language
The use of Chinese characters in South Korea (and related controversies) reveal the intersecting cultures of East Asia.
South Korea's Love-Hate Relationship With the Chinese Language
China Holds Bilateral Talks With South Korea, Japan
November 03, 2015
China Holds Bilateral Talks With South Korea, Japan
Li Keqiang held separate discussions with Park Geun-hye and Shinzo Abe on the sidelines of their trilateral summit.
China Holds Bilateral Talks With South Korea, Japan
It’s Official: China’s Premier Li to Attend the China-Japan-South Korea Trilateral
October 26, 2015
It’s Official: China’s Premier Li to Attend the China-Japan-South Korea Trilateral
Li Keqiang (not Xi Jinping) will represent China at the upcoming China-Japan-South Korea trilateral.
It’s Official: China’s Premier Li to Attend the China-Japan-South Korea Trilateral
Park Geun-hye’s Visit and the US-ROK Alliance
October 26, 2015
Park Geun-hye’s Visit and the US-ROK Alliance
Where does the alliance stand after the South Korean president’s recent visit?
Park Geun-hye’s Visit and the US-ROK Alliance
Park’s US Visit Highlights Balancing Act With China
October 17, 2015
Park’s US Visit Highlights Balancing Act With China
South Korea's relationships with China and the United States make for tricky diplomacy.
Park’s US Visit Highlights Balancing Act With China
Can China and South Korea Capitalize on Their Cultural Connections?
October 16, 2015
Can China and South Korea Capitalize on Their Cultural Connections?
Despite a shared background in Confucianism, these cultural traditions are interpreted differently in China and Korea.
Can China and South Korea Capitalize on Their Cultural Connections?
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