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South Korea’s Ruling Party Braces for Defeat
July 16, 2014
South Korea’s Ruling Party Braces for Defeat
When South Koreans go to the polls later this month, the Saenuri Party is expected to lose.
South Korea’s Ruling Party Braces for Defeat
North Korea Fires Missiles in Japan’s Direction
July 13, 2014
North Korea Fires Missiles in Japan’s Direction
Pyongyang continues a series of missile launches, prompting a protest from Japan.
North Korea Fires Missiles in Japan’s Direction
North Korea’s Schizophrenic Tourist Policy
July 12, 2014
North Korea’s Schizophrenic Tourist Policy
North Korea is desperately trying to attract more tourists, even as it works equally hard to scare them away.
North Korea’s Schizophrenic Tourist Policy
Korea and China’s Clashing Histories
July 11, 2014
Korea and China’s Clashing Histories
While China and South Korea denounce Japan’s history, they have their own conflicting historical narratives.
Korea and China’s Clashing Histories
Poll Shows Fracturing North Korean View of Reunification
July 11, 2014
Poll Shows Fracturing North Korean View of Reunification
As hunger rears again, the reasons for supporting reunification are not what Pyongyang would hope.
Poll Shows Fracturing North Korean View of Reunification
Isolating Japan By Other Means
July 10, 2014
Isolating Japan By Other Means
A China-South Korean Free Trade Agreement would boost Seoul even as it undercut Tokyo.
Isolating Japan By Other Means
Missiles in Lieu of Meetings
July 09, 2014
Missiles in Lieu of Meetings
North Korea has taken to launching missiles in defiance of its recent isolation.
Missiles in Lieu of Meetings
Karaoke Returns to North Korea
July 09, 2014
Karaoke Returns to North Korea
Kim Jong-un has ordered that Noraebangs resume operations across the country.
Karaoke Returns to North Korea
China Woos South Korea With Pandas
July 08, 2014
China Woos South Korea With Pandas
Two pandas accompanied Xi Jinping on his visit to South Korea.
China Woos South Korea With Pandas
South Korea Launches Fifth 1,800-Ton Submarine
July 04, 2014
South Korea Launches Fifth 1,800-Ton Submarine
South Korea launched Yun Bong-gil, the fifth of its Type 214 submarines, on Thursday.
South Korea Launches Fifth 1,800-Ton Submarine
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
North Korean 'Peace Proposal' Rejected by South Korea
July 01, 2014
North Korean 'Peace Proposal' Rejected by South Korea
South Korea spurned a peace proposal by the North ahead of Xi Jinping's trip to Seoul.
North Korean 'Peace Proposal' Rejected by South Korea
North Korea's Missile Test Shows Its Vulnerability
June 30, 2014
North Korea's Missile Test Shows Its Vulnerability
As the region shifts around Pyongyang, it reaches out to reaffirm its meeting with Tokyo.
North Korea's Missile Test Shows Its Vulnerability
No, North Korea Did NOT Threaten War Over Seth Rogen Movie
June 28, 2014
No, North Korea Did NOT Threaten War Over Seth Rogen Movie
Media reports claiming the DPRK threatened war over a Seth Rogen and James Franco movie are flat out wrong.
No, North Korea Did NOT Threaten War Over Seth Rogen Movie
A Glimmer of Hope for Inter-Korean Dialogue
June 28, 2014
A Glimmer of Hope for Inter-Korean Dialogue
The Kaesong Committee’s recent meeting made little tangible progress but did set the stage for future meetings.
A Glimmer of Hope for Inter-Korean Dialogue
South Korea’s Only Astronaut Retires
June 27, 2014
South Korea’s Only Astronaut Retires
Yi So-yeon, the first astronaut of Korea, has announced she will retire in August.
South Korea’s Only Astronaut Retires
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