Moon knocks on Biden’s door — and this time, he has a real chance to coax the US
South Korea's president is already canvassing for a full-speed-ahead approach to inter-Korean relations
President-elect Joe Biden still hasn’t been inaugurated into the White House, but South Korean President Moon Jae-in is no doubt already knocking on his door, canvassing in favor of inter-Korean engagement and reconciliation.
Truth be told, inter-Korean relations are far better now than they were a few years ago — despite the fact that North Korea blew up the joint liaison office in June.
According to the Moon administration and South Korean liberals at large, inter-Korean reconciliation is a long-term process that will go well beyond the mandate of the current president. This explains why
- 01Why it matters if South Koreans personally know a North Korean defector
- 02Reopening in slow motion: The growing risks of North Korea’s two-tiered scheme
- 03North Korea’s election reforms are not the first time voters have had a choice
- 04How North Korea’s move to scrap military deal raises risk of conflict with South
- 05State media review: North Korea extols ‘heroic’ moms raising soldiers for regime
- 06How North Korea’s successful satellite launch could raise tensions in near term
- 07North Korea’s new spy satellite could prevent conflict, but also abet attacks
- 08No signs North Korea testing advanced drones months after propaganda reveal