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The 'Final and Irreversible' 2015 Japan-South Korea Comfort Women Deal Unravels
January 09, 2017
The 'Final and Irreversible' 2015 Japan-South Korea Comfort Women Deal Unravels
Despite a 2015 deal, the "comfort women" dispute between Japan and South Korea continues to have salience for bilateral ties.
The 'Final and Irreversible' 2015 Japan-South Korea Comfort Women Deal Unravels
Korea and Japan's Military Information Agreement: A Final Touch for the Pivot?
November 24, 2016
Korea and Japan's Military Information Agreement: A Final Touch for the Pivot?
The long-pending General Security of Military Information Agreement (GSOMIA) is finally signed, to Washington's relief.
Korea and Japan's Military Information Agreement: A Final Touch for the Pivot?
Strategic Implications of South Korea’s Political Scandal
November 03, 2016
Strategic Implications of South Korea’s Political Scandal
The Choi Soon-sil scandal will have serious repercussions for strategic issues such as THAAD and Japan-ROK cooperation.
Strategic Implications of South Korea’s Political Scandal
The Limits of the Japan-South Korea Military Relationship
September 21, 2016
The Limits of the Japan-South Korea Military Relationship
Could Japan lose South Korea to China?
The Limits of the Japan-South Korea Military Relationship
The US-Korea Summit, Take Two: What Park and Obama Should Talk About
October 13, 2015
The US-Korea Summit, Take Two: What Park and Obama Should Talk About
How South Korea can put its partnership with the United States on the right track.
The US-Korea Summit, Take Two: What Park and Obama Should Talk About
Abe, Park Meet on UN Sidelines, Affirm Trilateral Summit with China
September 29, 2015
Abe, Park Meet on UN Sidelines, Affirm Trilateral Summit with China
The leaders of South Korea and Japan met on the sidelines of the 70th UN General Assembly.
Abe, Park Meet on UN Sidelines, Affirm Trilateral Summit with China
'Comfort Women' Musical Builds Asian Community
August 05, 2015
'Comfort Women' Musical Builds Asian Community
Dimo HyunJun Kim, director of Comfort Women - A New Musical, on adapting social issues for entertainment.
'Comfort Women' Musical Builds Asian Community
China's Air Superiority Fighters Are Getting Stealthier
May 05, 2015
China's Air Superiority Fighters Are Getting Stealthier
Plus, nuclear deterrence in South Asia, India's ballistic missile defense, and history in East Asia.
China's Air Superiority Fighters Are Getting Stealthier
After 5 Years, Japan, South Korea Hold Security Dialogue
April 15, 2015
After 5 Years, Japan, South Korea Hold Security Dialogue
The defense and foreign ministers of South Korea and Japan met for a "two-plus-two" dialogue for the first time in five years.
After 5 Years, Japan, South Korea Hold Security Dialogue
Who Are Modern Korea's 'Founding Fathers'?
March 04, 2015
Who Are Modern Korea's 'Founding Fathers'?
A look at the figures Koreans see as emblematic of their independence movement.
Who Are Modern Korea's 'Founding Fathers'?
Ten Myths About Japan’s Collective Self-Defense Change
July 10, 2014
Ten Myths About Japan’s Collective Self-Defense Change
What the critics don’t understand about Japan’s constitutional reinterpretation.
Ten Myths About Japan’s Collective Self-Defense Change
How South Korea Plays the ‘China’ Card
July 03, 2014
How South Korea Plays the ‘China’ Card
Xi Jinping’s upcoming visit to South Korea is a boost to the Park administration on multiple fronts.
How South Korea Plays the ‘China’ Card
Dokdo-Takeshima Row Reignites Over New Japanese Textbooks
April 04, 2014
Dokdo-Takeshima Row Reignites Over New Japanese Textbooks
New Japanese elementary school textbooks make stronger claims to the disputed islands than ever before.
Dokdo-Takeshima Row Reignites Over New Japanese Textbooks
Survey: South Koreans Prefer Kim Jong-un to Shinzo Abe
March 05, 2014
Survey: South Koreans Prefer Kim Jong-un to Shinzo Abe
For the first time, Shinzo Abe is perceived less favorably than Kim Jong-un in South Korea.
Survey: South Koreans Prefer Kim Jong-un to Shinzo Abe
China-Japan-South Korea Hold FTA Talks Despite Political Tension
March 05, 2014
China-Japan-South Korea Hold FTA Talks Despite Political Tension
The economic incentives of completing a FTA outweigh the political rifts between Tokyo, Beijing, and Seoul
China-Japan-South Korea Hold FTA Talks Despite Political Tension
The Weakest Link: How China Seeks to Destabilize the US-ROK-Japan Triangle
February 10, 2014
The Weakest Link: How China Seeks to Destabilize the US-ROK-Japan Triangle
China believes it can drive a wedge in the U.S. alliance structure by expanding its ties with South Korea.
The Weakest Link: How China Seeks to Destabilize the US-ROK-Japan Triangle
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