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US Announces Suspension of Vigilant Ace 2018 Exercise With South Korea
October 20, 2018
US Announces Suspension of Vigilant Ace 2018 Exercise With South Korea
The suspension comes in anticipation of a second U.S.-North Korea summit meeting.
US Announces Suspension of Vigilant Ace 2018 Exercise With South Korea
US, South Korea Kick Off Annual Military Drill Without US ‘Strategic Assets’
April 03, 2018
US, South Korea Kick Off Annual Military Drill Without US ‘Strategic Assets’
This year’s iteration of the annually held joint U.S.-South Korean military exercises will last about half the time of past drills.
US, South Korea Kick Off Annual Military Drill Without US ‘Strategic Assets’
South Korea’s Real Fight Is With China, Not Japan
January 06, 2018
South Korea’s Real Fight Is With China, Not Japan
Seoul is picking the wrong battle, with real implications for itself, Washington, and the region. 
South Korea’s Real Fight Is With China, Not Japan
US, Japan, South Korea Conduct Nighttime Air Exercise
October 13, 2017
US, Japan, South Korea Conduct Nighttime Air Exercise
US strategic bombers for the first time carried out a nighttime training mission with Japanese, ROK fighter Jets near Sea of Japan.
US, Japan, South Korea Conduct Nighttime Air Exercise
The Trouble with the New US North Korea Travel Ban
October 11, 2017
The Trouble with the New US North Korea Travel Ban
Cutting off the already limited interactions between the two sides is not the way to go.
The Trouble with the New US North Korea Travel Ban
Trump’s Big Asia Summit Month?  
June 15, 2017
Trump’s Big Asia Summit Month?  
Despite lingering questions about its Asia strategy, the administration looks set for a string of meetings with the region’s leaders.
Trump’s Big Asia Summit Month?  
Interview: Thomas Byrne on the Future of the US-ROK Alliance
January 19, 2017
Interview: Thomas Byrne on the Future of the US-ROK Alliance
A conversation about prospects for the relationship amid domestic political changes in both countries.
Interview: Thomas Byrne on the Future of the US-ROK Alliance
South Korea Boosts Defense Budget Amid Rising North Korea Threat
December 06, 2016
South Korea Boosts Defense Budget Amid Rising North Korea Threat
The country’s parliament approved a record-high defense budget.
South Korea Boosts Defense Budget Amid Rising North Korea Threat
The US-ROK Alliance Needs a Boost on Regional Challenges
July 19, 2016
The US-ROK Alliance Needs a Boost on Regional Challenges
The two countries must take concrete steps to coordinate their approach toward regional issues.
The US-ROK Alliance Needs a Boost on Regional Challenges
Interview: Soo Kim
April 06, 2016
Interview: Soo Kim
The US-ROK alliance and the global response to North Korea's recent provocations.
Interview: Soo Kim
North Korea's Missile Launch Threat Raises the Stakes
February 06, 2016
North Korea's Missile Launch Threat Raises the Stakes
Pyongyang's allegedly impending missile launch emphasizes the need for stronger action by Washington and its allies.
North Korea's Missile Launch Threat Raises the Stakes
The Trouble With The US Bomber Overflight Against North Korea
January 12, 2016
The Trouble With The US Bomber Overflight Against North Korea
The B-52 overflight was a failure in nuclear signaling.
The Trouble With The US Bomber Overflight Against North Korea
The Truth About South Korea's TPP Shift
October 23, 2015
The Truth About South Korea's TPP Shift
A look at the reasons behind Seoul's recent rethinking.
The Truth About South Korea's TPP Shift
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