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South Korean Government and Prosecutors Clash Over Justice Minister Nominee
September 07, 2019

South Korean Government and Prosecutors Clash Over Justice Minister Nominee

By Tae-jun Kang
The nominee for justice minister -- Cho Kuk -- is at the center of a growing list of allegations.
Going on a Gongcance: Airport Vacations Trending for Korea’s Elderly
September 04, 2019

Going on a Gongcance: Airport Vacations Trending for Korea’s Elderly

By Jenna Gibson
Confronted with high electricity costs, Korea’s elderly are heading to the airport to chill.

The Development of K-Pop Without China
August 30, 2019

The Development of K-Pop Without China

By Layne Vandenberg
China is one of the world’s largest markets; but K-pop continues to be a global phenomenon without it.

Why Are Street Protests So Common in South Korea?
August 15, 2019

Why Are Street Protests So Common in South Korea?

By Drananda Rohimone and Grant Wyeth
South Korea’s culture of protest is a reflection of an engaged public.

US State Department Approves $800 Million Helicopter Sale to South Korea
August 08, 2019

US State Department Approves $800 Million Helicopter Sale to South Korea

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The U.S. State Department has approved the sale of 12 MH-60R Seahawk helicopters to the South Korean Navy.
The Four Asian Tigers Are Not Immune to US-China Trade War
August 02, 2019

The Four Asian Tigers Are Not Immune to US-China Trade War

By Chen Gong and Song Junjie
The negative impact of the U.S.-China trade war has spilled over to Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea, and Taiwan.

Japan and South Korea Are Learning the Wrong Lessons From China
August 01, 2019

Japan and South Korea Are Learning the Wrong Lessons From China

By Mercedes Trent
The adoption of a rival’s coercive tactics by a U.S. ally is alarming.
Balancing Peace and Conservation in the DMZ
July 05, 2019

Balancing Peace and Conservation in the DMZ

By Cristina Varriale
The DMZ has become an accidental ecological haven. Can North and South Korea work together to keep it that way?

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

By Franz-Stefan Gady
South Korea’s newest diesel-electric attack sub is expected to be delivered to the Republic of Korea Navy by 2020.

Gender Inequality Makes South Korea Poorer
June 14, 2019

Gender Inequality Makes South Korea Poorer

By Troy Stangarone
It’s in South Korea’s economic interest to continue to work toward greater gender parity.

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

By Jihyun Cha and Taeheon Lee
South Korea and China have made progress in addressing the deadly issue of fine dust, but North Korea’s engagement is necessary too.
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

By Layne Vandenberg
The 26-year-old striker for the Tottenham Hotspurs is one of South Korea’s most valuable cultural exports.

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