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Evolution of the US-ROK Alliance: North Korea Threat Profile
August 01, 2015

Evolution of the US-ROK Alliance: North Korea Threat Profile

By Leon Whyte
The DPRK threat ensures that the original purpose of the alliance remains relevant.
Three Geopolitical Constraints on South Korea’s Foreign Policy
August 01, 2015

Three Geopolitical Constraints on South Korea’s Foreign Policy

By Scott A. Snyder
What constraints must Seoul overcome to be an effective middle power?

Is South Korea's Intelligence Agency Spying on Its Own Citizens?
August 01, 2015

Is South Korea's Intelligence Agency Spying on Its Own Citizens?

By Steven Denney
Leaked documents suggest Korea's NIS was trying to spy on its own citizens via the Kakao Talk app.

How Is North Korea's Economy Doing?
July 31, 2015

How Is North Korea's Economy Doing?

By John Power
A recent report suggests North Korea's economy is making progress. Can we know for sure?

Youth Unemployment at 15-Year High in South Korea
July 31, 2015

Youth Unemployment at 15-Year High in South Korea

By Steven Denney
Youth unemployment--and corresponding pessimism--is riding high in South Korea.
After Iran, North Korea Next?
July 28, 2015

After Iran, North Korea Next?

By Lauren Dickey
Could China lead the way in resuming talks with North Korea?

A More 'Flexible' US Approach to North Korea?
July 28, 2015

A More 'Flexible' US Approach to North Korea?

By Ankit Panda
The United States may be willing to negotiate with North Korea with fewer preconditions.
Weak Yen Spells Trouble for Korean Exporters
July 24, 2015

Weak Yen Spells Trouble for Korean Exporters

By Steven Denney
A weak yen could give Japan an edge over Korean exporters in the short- and long-term.

Donald Trump’s Problem With the US-Korea Alliance
July 23, 2015

Donald Trump’s Problem With the US-Korea Alliance

By John Power
The Republican presidential candidate accuses South Korea of free-riding on the U.S. military.

Evolution of the US-ROK Alliance: Anti-Americanism
July 20, 2015

Evolution of the US-ROK Alliance: Anti-Americanism

By Leon Whyte
Keeping the alliance strong will require adroit diplomacy on the part of both South Korea and the U.S.

South Korean Media's Anti-Semitism Problem
July 17, 2015

South Korean Media's Anti-Semitism Problem

By John Power
The response to a U.S. hedge fund's stance on a merger reveals a deeper problem with how Korea's media approaches race
Why Did North Korea's Defense Minister Vanish?
July 17, 2015

Why Did North Korea's Defense Minister Vanish?

By 38 North / Alexandre Mansourov
The reason for General Hyon Yong-chol's disappearance -- and his fate -- remains a mystery.

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