Dr. Ramon Pacheco Pardo is the Korea Foundation-Vrije Universiteit Brussel Korea Chair and a Reader in International Relations at King’s College London.
The South Korean President is thinking in the long-term and will likely not be deterred by a rough patch in relations
History has shown that inter-Korean engagement puts pressure on Washington to engage with Pyongyang as well
Polling data suggests a clear divide between the expert community and U.S. public opinion
The ROK President drew some notable parallels between the Swedish experience and that of Korea
The more players at the table, the more likely an agreement will work
While differences remain stark, the mood among EU leaders is shifting in Seoul's favor
Willingness for a new round of pressure if things go wrong is eroding
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