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South Korea’s Race to Space Is Lagging Behind
November 20, 2017
South Korea’s Race to Space Is Lagging Behind
The Moon administration needs to give its full support to South Korea's space program.
South Korea’s Race to Space Is Lagging Behind
South Korea and China Make Amends. What Now?
November 18, 2017
South Korea and China Make Amends. What Now?
Shortly after Trump came to South Korea, President Moon met with China's top leaders, solidifying a thaw in relations.
South Korea and China Make Amends. What Now?
The View From Seoul: Trump’s Visit and the 'Illusion of Achievement'
November 10, 2017
The View From Seoul: Trump’s Visit and the 'Illusion of Achievement'
Beneath the positive headlines, Trump's visit reinforced South Korea's U.S. dilemma.
The View From Seoul: Trump’s Visit and the 'Illusion of Achievement'
Can South Korea Jumpstart Job Creation?
November 10, 2017
Can South Korea Jumpstart Job Creation?
South Korea unveils its five-year plan for creating jobs, but will it be enough?
Can South Korea Jumpstart Job Creation?
China’s First Olive Branch to South Korea?
November 10, 2017
China’s First Olive Branch to South Korea?
After a breakthrough on the THAAD dispute, a group of 3,000 Chinese tourists is planning a trip to Seoul.
China’s First Olive Branch to South Korea?
What Does North Korean Intelligence Make of Trump's Tweets?
November 04, 2017
What Does North Korean Intelligence Make of Trump's Tweets?
What North Korea’s intelligence community may be whispering to Kim Jong-un about U.S. intentions.
What Does North Korean Intelligence Make of Trump's Tweets?
South Korea Goes From One Presidential Scandal to Another
November 03, 2017
South Korea Goes From One Presidential Scandal to Another
Renewed scrutiny into the scandals of Lee Myung-bak could mean another South Korean ex-president facing jail time.
South Korea Goes From One Presidential Scandal to Another
US, South Korean Defense Chiefs Meet Ahead of Trump Visit
November 01, 2017
US, South Korean Defense Chiefs Meet Ahead of Trump Visit
Main takeaways from the 49th Security Consultative Meeting (SCM) and 42nd Military Committee Meeting (MCM).
US, South Korean Defense Chiefs Meet Ahead of Trump Visit
All's Well THAAD Ends Well? What the China-South Korea Détente Means
November 01, 2017
All's Well THAAD Ends Well? What the China-South Korea Détente Means
With their leaders set to meet in November, South Korea and China may be due for a thaw in their bilateral relations.
All's Well THAAD Ends Well? What the China-South Korea Détente Means
Is Myanmar Serious About Enforcing Sanctions on North Korea?
October 27, 2017
Is Myanmar Serious About Enforcing Sanctions on North Korea?
Is this a real shift in North Korea-Myanmar relations, or just political expediency?
Is Myanmar Serious About Enforcing Sanctions on North Korea?
South Korea's Nuclear Energy Debate
October 26, 2017
South Korea's Nuclear Energy Debate
South Korea’s experiment in deliberative democracy will impact President Moon Jae-in’s nuclear phase-out policy.
South Korea's Nuclear Energy Debate
South Korea’s Saemaul Undong in Africa
October 20, 2017
South Korea’s Saemaul Undong in Africa
South Korea is an emerging player in Africa with hopes of benefitting their national interests through strategic partnerships.
South Korea’s Saemaul Undong in Africa
How North Korea Will Try to Undermine the Winter Olympics in South Korea
October 20, 2017
How North Korea Will Try to Undermine the Winter Olympics in South Korea
Precedent suggests North Korea will up its provocations ahead of the 2018 Olympic Games.
How North Korea Will Try to Undermine the Winter Olympics in South Korea
Is it Time for South Korea to Regain Wartime Operational Control?
October 20, 2017
Is it Time for South Korea to Regain Wartime Operational Control?
President Moon’s recent remarks sparked fierce debate on retrieving South Korea’s wartime operational control from the United States.
Is it Time for South Korea to Regain Wartime Operational Control?
Sanctions and North Korea's Precarious Food Security
October 19, 2017
Sanctions and North Korea's Precarious Food Security
Are sanctions causing food shortages in North Korea? It's more complicated than that.
Sanctions and North Korea's Precarious Food Security
Why the China-Korea Currency Swap Doesn’t Mean the THAAD Dispute Is Over
October 18, 2017
Why the China-Korea Currency Swap Doesn’t Mean the THAAD Dispute Is Over
China has always calibrated its economic pressure to avoid a boomerang effect. The currency swap is more of the same.
Why the China-Korea Currency Swap Doesn’t Mean the THAAD Dispute Is Over
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