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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?
Three Ways to Woo Trump
November 13, 2017
Three Ways to Woo Trump
Japan, South Korea, China take different tacks in presidential visits — which will have proved most effective?
Three Ways to Woo Trump
China and South Korea: Examining the Resolution of the THAAD Impasse
November 13, 2017
China and South Korea: Examining the Resolution of the THAAD Impasse
THAAD will remain in South Korea, but Beijing secures important assurances from Seoul.
China and South Korea: Examining the Resolution of the THAAD Impasse
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?
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 1: Japan and South Korea
November 09, 2017
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 1: Japan and South Korea
How did Trump's first-ever presidential trip to U.S. allies Japan and South Korea go?
Tracking Trump's First Trip to Asia, Part 1: Japan and South Korea
What China Gains With Its Détente With South Korea Over THAAD
November 07, 2017
What China Gains With Its Détente With South Korea Over THAAD
Why China doesn't necessarily "lose" by tolerating the U.S. THAAD deployment on the Peninsula.
What China Gains With Its Détente With South Korea Over THAAD
South Korea: A Promising Ally for Trump’s ‘America First’ Economic Agenda
November 03, 2017
South Korea: A Promising Ally for Trump’s ‘America First’ Economic Agenda
President Moon has proven more amenable to the U.S. than some expected. It’s time for Trump to return the favor.
South Korea: A Promising Ally for Trump’s ‘America First’ Economic Agenda
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
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
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?
The Role of Translation in South Korean Diplomacy
October 10, 2017
The Role of Translation in South Korean Diplomacy
A good tongue is always a good weapon.
The Role of Translation in South Korean Diplomacy
South Korea in the Storm: Managing the US Alliance and North Korea
October 04, 2017
South Korea in the Storm: Managing the US Alliance and North Korea
Steven Denney returns to discuss the Moon Jae-in administration's acclimation to the North Korea threat.
South Korea in the Storm: Managing the US Alliance and North Korea
Attacking KORUS is Worse than Abandoning TPP
September 29, 2017
Attacking KORUS is Worse than Abandoning TPP
Retreating from the agreement would not only damage U.S.-ROK relations but impact key U.S. industries that have benefited from the deal.
Attacking KORUS is Worse than Abandoning TPP
South Korea's Heated Debate Over the Possibility of Tactical Nukes
September 22, 2017
South Korea's Heated Debate Over the Possibility of Tactical Nukes
The possible deployment of tactical nukes is a hot topic for the opposition in Seoul.
South Korea's Heated Debate Over the Possibility of Tactical Nukes
25th Anniversary of Diplomatic Ties: Did Beijing Give Seoul The Cold Shoulder?
August 25, 2017
25th Anniversary of Diplomatic Ties: Did Beijing Give Seoul The Cold Shoulder?
China and South Korea celebrated the 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties without fanfare.
25th Anniversary of Diplomatic Ties: Did Beijing Give Seoul The Cold Shoulder?
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