South Korea's Attack on the Press
October 16, 2014
South Korea's Attack on the Press
South Korea's indictment of a Japanese journalist is just the latest example of its press censorship.
South Korea's Attack on the Press
North Korea Doubles Size of Cyber Force
October 11, 2014
North Korea Doubles Size of Cyber Force
North Korea has nearly doubled the size of its Strategic Cyber Command over the last two years.
North Korea Doubles Size of Cyber Force
America's Militarization of Trade
October 10, 2014
America's Militarization of Trade
In South Korea and elsewhere, the U.S. has offered security for trade.
America's Militarization of Trade
South Korea's War on Tobacco
October 08, 2014
South Korea's War on Tobacco
South Korea's government is trying to rein in smoking in the country, but not everyone is ready for change.
South Korea's War on Tobacco
North and South Korean Boats Exchange Fire
October 08, 2014
North and South Korean Boats Exchange Fire
North and South Korean naval boats exchanged fire on Tuesday, but the skirmish won't impact otherwise improving ties.
North and South Korean Boats Exchange Fire
Top North Korean Officials Make Surprise Visit to South Korea
October 04, 2014
Top North Korean Officials Make Surprise Visit to South Korea
The most senior North Korean delegation to visit South Korea since 2002 arrived in Incheon on Saturday.
Top North Korean Officials Make Surprise Visit to South Korea
South Korea Needs a Welfare State
October 02, 2014
South Korea Needs a Welfare State
As a developed country, the South Korean government must do more to make the economy fair for all.
South Korea Needs a Welfare State
Chinese Brands Raise Profiles in South Korea
September 15, 2014
Chinese Brands Raise Profiles in South Korea
Chinese companies tried to register 137.9% more trademarks in South Korea in 2010 than in 2013.
Chinese Brands Raise Profiles in South Korea
South Korea's War on Brain Drain
September 13, 2014
South Korea's War on Brain Drain
South Korea is finally trying to reverse the flow of high quality human capital fleeing the country.
South Korea's War on Brain Drain
The Uncertain Future of Liberalism in South Korea
August 29, 2014
The Uncertain Future of Liberalism in South Korea
The Diplomat‘s Yong Kwon speaks to SinoNK's Steven Denney on the liberal movement in South Korean politics.
The Uncertain Future of Liberalism in South Korea
Changing the Narrative in Northeast Asia
August 28, 2014
Changing the Narrative in Northeast Asia
South Korean and Japanese leaders need to change the history narrative and focus on common security challenges.
Changing the Narrative in Northeast Asia
US, South Korea Begin Annual Joint Exercise
August 19, 2014
US, South Korea Begin Annual Joint Exercise
50,000 ROK troops and 30,000 U.S. troops are involved in the 2014 Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercise.
US, South Korea Begin Annual Joint Exercise
Yasukuni’s Relevance to Japan, and the Region
August 14, 2014
Yasukuni’s Relevance to Japan, and the Region
Regular visits by officials not only anger Japan’s neighbors, but can erode the separation of church and state.
Yasukuni’s Relevance to Japan, and the Region
South Korea Eyes Israel’s Iron Dome
August 14, 2014
South Korea Eyes Israel’s Iron Dome
The maker of Israel’s Iron Dome anti-missile system claims that South Korea’s military has expressed interest in it.
South Korea Eyes Israel’s Iron Dome
China Executes Two South Koreans
August 13, 2014
China Executes Two South Koreans
Despite protests from Seoul, China went ahead with the execution of two South Korean nationals for drug smuggling.
China Executes Two South Koreans
South Korea Wants to Restart Family Reunions
August 12, 2014
South Korea Wants to Restart Family Reunions
The Park Geun-hye administration's new mandate has given Seoul the power to pursue more diplomacy with Pyongyang
South Korea Wants to Restart Family Reunions
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