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South Korea Decides to Dismantle 'Comfort Women' Reconciliation and Healing Foundation
November 27, 2018
South Korea Decides to Dismantle 'Comfort Women' Reconciliation and Healing Foundation
Seoul is walking away from a key part of the 2015 agreement with Tokyo, tossing the comfort women issue back into the spotlight.
South Korea Decides to Dismantle 'Comfort Women' Reconciliation and Healing Foundation
Tokyo to Host 7th China-South Korea-Japan Trilateral Summit
May 02, 2018
Tokyo to Host 7th China-South Korea-Japan Trilateral Summit
The trilateral Northeast Asian summit will meet for the first time since 2015, with a focus on North Korea.
Tokyo to Host 7th China-South Korea-Japan Trilateral Summit
Abe to Visit US in April, Following Trump's Willingness for a North Korea Summit
March 12, 2018
Abe to Visit US in April, Following Trump's Willingness for a North Korea Summit
Japan will be wary about the prospect of a Trump-Kim summit.
Abe to Visit US in April, Following Trump's Willingness for a North Korea Summit
Moon’s March 1 Address Pokes Sensitive Issues With Japan
March 01, 2018
Moon’s March 1 Address Pokes Sensitive Issues With Japan
For the first time in 11 years, the Dokdo/Takeshima dispute made its way into a South Korean president’s March 1 remarks.
Moon’s March 1 Address Pokes Sensitive Issues With Japan
South Korea Pulls Back From Sex Slave Agreement With Japan
January 08, 2018
South Korea Pulls Back From Sex Slave Agreement With Japan
A recent government report criticizes the agreement made under the previous Park administration.
South Korea Pulls Back From Sex Slave Agreement With Japan
South Koreans Continue to Distrust Japan. How Will the Upcoming Presidential Election Change That?
April 26, 2017
South Koreans Continue to Distrust Japan. How Will the Upcoming Presidential Election Change That?
Trilateralism over the North Korean issue with the United States has temporarily drawn attention away from bilateral tensions.
South Koreans Continue to Distrust Japan. How Will the Upcoming Presidential Election Change That?
South Korea's 3 Foreign Policy Blind Spots
February 25, 2017
South Korea's 3 Foreign Policy Blind Spots
South Korean policymakers refuse to acknowledge three basic realities that should shape foreign policy.
South Korea's 3 Foreign Policy Blind Spots
The 'Final and Irreversible' 2015 Japan-South Korea Comfort Women Deal Unravels
January 09, 2017
The 'Final and Irreversible' 2015 Japan-South Korea Comfort Women Deal Unravels
Despite a 2015 deal, the "comfort women" dispute between Japan and South Korea continues to have salience for bilateral ties.
The 'Final and Irreversible' 2015 Japan-South Korea Comfort Women Deal Unravels
Korea and Japan's Military Information Agreement: A Final Touch for the Pivot?
November 24, 2016
Korea and Japan's Military Information Agreement: A Final Touch for the Pivot?
The long-pending General Security of Military Information Agreement (GSOMIA) is finally signed, to Washington's relief.
Korea and Japan's Military Information Agreement: A Final Touch for the Pivot?
Strategic Implications of South Korea’s Political Scandal
November 03, 2016
Strategic Implications of South Korea’s Political Scandal
The Choi Soon-sil scandal will have serious repercussions for strategic issues such as THAAD and Japan-ROK cooperation.
Strategic Implications of South Korea’s Political Scandal
The Limits of the Japan-South Korea Military Relationship
September 21, 2016
The Limits of the Japan-South Korea Military Relationship
Could Japan lose South Korea to China?
The Limits of the Japan-South Korea Military Relationship
The US-Korea Summit, Take Two: What Park and Obama Should Talk About
October 13, 2015
The US-Korea Summit, Take Two: What Park and Obama Should Talk About
How South Korea can put its partnership with the United States on the right track.
The US-Korea Summit, Take Two: What Park and Obama Should Talk About
Abe, Park Meet on UN Sidelines, Affirm Trilateral Summit with China
September 29, 2015
Abe, Park Meet on UN Sidelines, Affirm Trilateral Summit with China
The leaders of South Korea and Japan met on the sidelines of the 70th UN General Assembly.
Abe, Park Meet on UN Sidelines, Affirm Trilateral Summit with China
'Comfort Women' Musical Builds Asian Community
August 05, 2015
'Comfort Women' Musical Builds Asian Community
Dimo HyunJun Kim, director of Comfort Women - A New Musical, on adapting social issues for entertainment.
'Comfort Women' Musical Builds Asian Community
China's Air Superiority Fighters Are Getting Stealthier
May 05, 2015
China's Air Superiority Fighters Are Getting Stealthier
Plus, nuclear deterrence in South Asia, India's ballistic missile defense, and history in East Asia.
China's Air Superiority Fighters Are Getting Stealthier
After 5 Years, Japan, South Korea Hold Security Dialogue
April 15, 2015
After 5 Years, Japan, South Korea Hold Security Dialogue
The defense and foreign ministers of South Korea and Japan met for a "two-plus-two" dialogue for the first time in five years.
After 5 Years, Japan, South Korea Hold Security Dialogue
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