April 19, 2024

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Georgy Toloraya

Dr. Georgy D. Toloraya, is the Director of Korean Programs at the Institute of Economy at the Russian Academy of Science. He previously served as a senior Russian diplomat in both North and South Korea.

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China can’t solve Seoul’s N. Korea problem

China can’t solve Seoul’s N. Korea problem

Similar effort with the Soviet Union 25 years ago show flaws of circumvention strategy

China can’t solve Seoul’s N. Korea problem
Georgy Toloraya
Georgy Toloraya September 21, 2015
As the economy grows, N. Korea grows more defiant

As the economy grows, N. Korea grows more defiant

Signs on the ground indicate increased wealth, making need for foreign assistance less urgent

As the economy grows, N. Korea grows more defiant
The two Koreas, coming to terms with Russian assistance

The two Koreas, coming to terms with Russian assistance

Recent events, pacts show progress in Russia's long-desired goal of interdependence

The two Koreas, coming to terms with Russian assistance
Georgy Toloraya
Georgy Toloraya July 23, 2014
Russia’s view of the ROK-Eurasian vision

Russia’s view of the ROK-Eurasian vision

Without North-South cooperation, Park’s Eurasian integration plans can’t work

Russia’s view of the ROK-Eurasian vision
Georgy Toloraya
Georgy Toloraya June 23, 2014
Could revitalization of Russia – North Korea relations lead to an economic renaissance?

Could revitalization of Russia – North Korea relations lead to an economic renaissance?

Russia - DPRK relations have been steadily improving for over a year, suggesting Ukraine situation not cause

Could revitalization of Russia – North Korea relations lead to an economic renaissance?
Georgy Toloraya
Georgy Toloraya May 9, 2014