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South Korea at a Crossroads
February 24, 2017
South Korea at a Crossroads
As a president’s fate hangs in the balance, South Korea is in a state of pervasive political uncertainty.
South Korea at a Crossroads
South Korea’s Dangerous Leadership Vacuum
February 22, 2017
South Korea’s Dangerous Leadership Vacuum
South Korea’s ongoing political crisis is making it difficult to respond effectively to North Korean provocations.
South Korea’s Dangerous Leadership Vacuum
Ban Ki-moon Won't Run for South Korean President After All
February 03, 2017
Ban Ki-moon Won't Run for South Korean President After All
Citing "slander" and "fake news," the former UN secretary general abandons his political ambitions.
Ban Ki-moon Won't Run for South Korean President After All
North Korea's Choice for the Next South Korean President
January 20, 2017
North Korea's Choice for the Next South Korean President
Anyone but Ban Ki-moon, apparently.
North Korea's Choice for the Next South Korean President
What's Next for South Korea's Center-Right?
January 19, 2017
What's Next for South Korea's Center-Right?
After the ruling party splits, can South Korea's conservatives hold on to power?
What's Next for South Korea's Center-Right?
What Would a President Ban Ki-moon Do in Office?
January 14, 2017
What Would a President Ban Ki-moon Do in Office?
Ban Ki-moon is well-known, but his policy preferences are largely a mystery.
What Would a President Ban Ki-moon Do in Office?
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'?
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?
Ban Ki-moon Keeps Presidential Option Open
May 26, 2016
Ban Ki-moon Keeps Presidential Option Open
The UN secretary general leaves the door open for a presidential run in 2017.
Ban Ki-moon Keeps Presidential Option Open
South Korea Sizing up Presidential Options
May 12, 2016
South Korea Sizing up Presidential Options
South Korea Sizing up Presidential Options
South Korea's Presidential Showdown: The Forgotten Issue
October 27, 2012
South Korea's Presidential Showdown: The Forgotten Issue
While the economy dominates the election, South Korea’s next president will have important foreign policy choices to make.
South Korea's Presidential Showdown: The Forgotten Issue
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