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South Korea’s First-of-Class KSS-III Attack Sub Begins Sea Trials
June 18, 2019
South Korea’s First-of-Class KSS-III Attack Sub Begins Sea Trials
South Korea’s newest diesel-electric attack sub is expected to be delivered to the Republic of Korea Navy by 2020.
South Korea’s First-of-Class KSS-III Attack Sub Begins Sea Trials
Gender Inequality Makes South Korea Poorer
June 14, 2019
Gender Inequality Makes South Korea Poorer
It’s in South Korea’s economic interest to continue to work toward greater gender parity.
Gender Inequality Makes South Korea Poorer
North Korea: The Missing Link in Northeast Asia's Air Pollution Fight
June 11, 2019
North Korea: The Missing Link in Northeast Asia's Air Pollution Fight
South Korea and China have made progress in addressing the deadly issue of fine dust, but North Korea’s engagement is necessary too.
North Korea: The Missing Link in Northeast Asia's Air Pollution Fight
The Significance of Son Heung-min, South Korea’s Star Footballer
May 29, 2019
The Significance of Son Heung-min, South Korea’s Star Footballer
The 26-year-old striker for the Tottenham Hotspurs is one of South Korea’s most valuable cultural exports.
The Significance of Son Heung-min, South Korea’s Star Footballer
South Korea Opens Bid for 12 Anti-Submarine Warfare Helicopters
May 22, 2019
South Korea Opens Bid for 12 Anti-Submarine Warfare Helicopters
The South Korean defense ministry has kicked off a bid for the country’s second batch of anti-submarine warfare helicopters.
South Korea Opens Bid for 12 Anti-Submarine Warfare Helicopters
North, South Korean Musicians Hold Rare Joint Performance
May 13, 2019
North, South Korean Musicians Hold Rare Joint Performance
Sunday’s concert was one small step forward for inter-Korean cooperation, despite stalled talks and a missile launch.
North, South Korean Musicians Hold Rare Joint Performance
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
Despite Big Plans, North Korea's Trains Still Go Almost Nowhere
April 26, 2019
Despite Big Plans, North Korea's Trains Still Go Almost Nowhere
It could be a very long time before any trains working their way north from Seoul will be passing through Pyongyang.
Despite Big Plans, North Korea's Trains Still Go Almost Nowhere
Indonesia, South Korea Ink $1 Billion Contract for 3 Diesel-Electric Submarines
April 15, 2019
Indonesia, South Korea Ink $1 Billion Contract for 3 Diesel-Electric Submarines
The Indonesian Navy is slated to receive three more Nagapasa-class diesel-electric subs by 2026.
Indonesia, South Korea Ink $1 Billion Contract for 3 Diesel-Electric Submarines
Where to Next for US-North Korea Talks?
April 12, 2019
Where to Next for US-North Korea Talks?
Can South Korean President Moon Jae-in save the moribund U.S.-North Korea diplomatic process?
Where to Next for US-North Korea Talks?
Indonesia Launches Third <em>Nagapasa</em>-Class Diesel Electric Attack Submarine
April 11, 2019
Indonesia Launches Third Nagapasa-Class Diesel Electric Attack Submarine
The first locally assembled Nagapasa-class sub was launched on April 11.
Indonesia Launches Third Nagapasa-Class Diesel Electric Attack Submarine
Korean Progressives and Conservatives Split By-Election Spoils
April 04, 2019
Korean Progressives and Conservatives Split By-Election Spoils
In by-elections this week, the LKP and the Justice Party each snagged a seat.
Korean Progressives and Conservatives Split By-Election Spoils
US, South Korea Call Off Foal Eagle and Key Resolve Exercises, Announce New Exercise
March 04, 2019
US, South Korea Call Off Foal Eagle and Key Resolve Exercises, Announce New Exercise
A new exercise represents a modification of the normally expansive springtime allied drills.
US, South Korea Call Off Foal Eagle and Key Resolve Exercises, Announce New Exercise
First Impressions: Understanding What Happened at the US-North Korea Summit in Hanoi
March 01, 2019
First Impressions: Understanding What Happened at the US-North Korea Summit in Hanoi
North Korea wants sanctions relief—and it wants it before it offers up anything more on denuclearization.
First Impressions: Understanding What Happened at the US-North Korea Summit in Hanoi
Course Correction: A Way Forward for North Korea Denuclearization
February 22, 2019
Course Correction: A Way Forward for North Korea Denuclearization
By pursuing a dual-track approach faithfully we can brighten prospects of denuclearization and peace on the Korean Peninsula.
Course Correction: A Way Forward for North Korea Denuclearization
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