October 19, 2019
Holiday in North Korea: lessons from Mount Kumgang
The now-shuttered project offers valuable insight into the possibilities, and limits, of engagement
The failure of the Hanoi Summit brought great disappointment to those who expected -- and hoped -- that in the near future economic cooperation between the two Koreas would restart on a large scale.As recently as late February, many well-informed observers believed that in Hanoi, certain exemptions to the sanctions regime would be granted for some South Korean companies, and that South Korean