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Export Controls, History, and Geopolitics: Making Sense of the Japan-South Korea Crisis
July 11, 2019
Export Controls, History, and Geopolitics: Making Sense of the Japan-South Korea Crisis
What’s at the core of rising Japan-South Korea tensions and what will it take for the two countries to walk back?
Export Controls, History, and Geopolitics: Making Sense of the Japan-South Korea Crisis
South Korea’s Moon Denounces Japanese Comments Over Sanctions
July 10, 2019
South Korea’s Moon Denounces Japanese Comments Over Sanctions
Tensions between Seoul and Tokyo show no sign of abating as their governments continue to trade barbs.
South Korea’s Moon Denounces Japanese Comments Over Sanctions
South Korea’s Botched Handling of the Forced Labor Issue
July 09, 2019
South Korea’s Botched Handling of the Forced Labor Issue
The Moon Jae-in government’s claim of putting the victims first doesn’t stand scrutiny.
South Korea’s Botched Handling of the Forced Labor Issue
South Korea and the US Indo-Pacific Strategy: At an Arm’s Length?
July 07, 2019
South Korea and the US Indo-Pacific Strategy: At an Arm’s Length?
Moon Jae-in came close to endorsing the Indo-Pacific strategy without actually doing so.
South Korea and the US Indo-Pacific Strategy: At an Arm’s Length?
Why the Third Trump-Kim Summit Won’t Crack the Case on Denuclearization
July 03, 2019
Why the Third Trump-Kim Summit Won’t Crack the Case on Denuclearization
What did the third summit between Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump really change?
Why the Third Trump-Kim Summit Won’t Crack the Case on Denuclearization
South Korea’s President: 3rd Trump-Kim Summit Under Discussion
June 26, 2019
South Korea’s President: 3rd Trump-Kim Summit Under Discussion
Moon told reporters that the U.S. and North Korean leaders' “willingness to engage in dialogue has never faded.”
South Korea’s President: 3rd Trump-Kim Summit Under Discussion
When Xi Went to Pyongyang: Making Sense of Sino-North Korean Relations in 2019
June 26, 2019
When Xi Went to Pyongyang: Making Sense of Sino-North Korean Relations in 2019
“Lips and teeth” or something else? The hosts discuss China’s complex relationship with North Korea.
When Xi Went to Pyongyang: Making Sense of Sino-North Korean Relations in 2019
Trump, Senior US Officials to Attend Summit With South Korea
June 25, 2019
Trump, Senior US Officials to Attend Summit With South Korea
High-level accompaniment to the U.S. president raises questions of a possible DMZ visit—or even a summit.
Trump, Senior US Officials to Attend Summit With South Korea
Can South Korea Remain Relevant to Denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula?
June 21, 2019
Can South Korea Remain Relevant to Denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula?
Xi's trip to North Korea raises concerns that China will take a larger role in negotiations, and sideline Seoul in the process.
Can South Korea Remain Relevant to Denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula?
South Korean President Moon’s Mid-Term Review
June 07, 2019
South Korean President Moon’s Mid-Term Review
Moon’s declining popularity can be widely attributed to a rising domestic focus on his administration’s economic performance.
South Korean President Moon’s Mid-Term Review
Korean Legislator Under Fire for Publicizing Classified Trump-Moon Phone Call
May 31, 2019
Korean Legislator Under Fire for Publicizing Classified Trump-Moon Phone Call
The leak has created a political firestorm in South Korea.
Korean Legislator Under Fire for Publicizing Classified Trump-Moon Phone Call
South Korean Journalist Under Fire for Being 'Rude' to President Moon
May 11, 2019
South Korean Journalist Under Fire for Being 'Rude' to President Moon
Is a journalist asking a president a serious question inappropriate?
South Korean Journalist Under Fire for Being 'Rude' to President Moon
Why Moon Jae-in Should Not Follow Willy Brandt’s Footsteps
May 10, 2019
Why Moon Jae-in Should Not Follow Willy Brandt’s Footsteps
As Pyongyang seeks to create dissonance in the U.S.-South Korea alliance, Seoul and Washington must move in lockstep.
Why Moon Jae-in Should Not Follow Willy Brandt’s Footsteps
The Hanoi Summit and Japan-South Korea Relations
May 06, 2019
The Hanoi Summit and Japan-South Korea Relations
If it is to succeed, the denuclearization project will require some serious diplomacy.
The Hanoi Summit and Japan-South Korea Relations
Darcie Draudt on President Moon's 2-Year Anniversary
May 01, 2019
Darcie Draudt on President Moon's 2-Year Anniversary
How is South Korea’s Moon Jae-in faring two years into his presidency?
Darcie Draudt on President Moon's 2-Year Anniversary
South Korean Court Wades Into Historical Issue
April 16, 2019
South Korean Court Wades Into Historical Issue
Is there a way out of the Japan-South Korea spat?
South Korean Court Wades Into Historical Issue
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