November 25, 2022
North Korea’s Kim Yo Jong Slams Sanctions Measures
By Mitch Shin
After Kim’s statement belittling Yoon in August, this was her second discourteous statement toward the South Korean president.
November 11, 2022
The Future of the Kaesong Industrial Complex and Liberal Peace on the Korean Peninsula
By Hyo Joon Chang
Has the time finally arrived to confirm that the KIC is a dead project or does it have a future?
December 18, 2021
Is South Korean Culture a Threat to North Korea?
By Seohee Kwak
The North Korean regime’s repression of South Korean culture reflects a logic that equates foreign culture with a threat to the regime’s stability.
October 12, 2021
Unpacking Claims of Secret North Korean Intelligence Operations
By Jason Bartlett
North Korean intelligence capabilities, tactics, and targets have evolved over the decades.
July 20, 2018
Minding the Gap in US-ROK Public Opinion
By Kristine Lee and Melodie Ha
The key remains the U.S. president’s ability to articulate a clear vision to both the American and South Korean publics.
May 03, 2018
South Korea’s Strategy to Bring Peace to the Peninsula: Credit Trump
By Benjamin A. Engel
Trump enjoys flattery, so the South Koreans are flattering him into engaging North Korea diplomatically.
May 01, 2018
Why US-North Korea Talks Will Fail
By Yukari Easton
The most likely outcome is that we will essentially end up where we began.
April 28, 2018
South Korea’s Strategy Is Engagement
By Ramon Pacheco Pardo
Ultimately, South Korea’s engagement strategy comes down to the realities of the Korean Peninsula.
April 25, 2018
North Korean Denuclearization: What it Might Look Like
By Davis Florick
To be successful, North Korean denuclearization must be verifiable and enforceable.
April 24, 2018
What Will Success at the Inter-Korean Summit Look Like?
By Anastasia O. Barannikova
At the April 27 summit, there’s room for lowering tensions and making progress on the peninsula.
April 09, 2018
What Is South Korea’s Vision for the New Northeast Asian Order?
By Hyunmin Michael Kang
Kim Yong-jae, from the China-Japan-Korea Trilateral Cooperation Secretariat, reflects on the upcoming flurry of summits.
March 31, 2018
A Season of North Korea Summits: The View from Beijing and Seoul
By Clint Work
With a flurry of summits on the schedule, how do China and South Korea view North Korean diplomacy and the U.S. position?