January 20, 2021

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[Closed Event] The 3rd Sejong-CFR Seoul Washington Forum Virtual Meeting 2020

Sponsored by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, t he 3rd Sejong-CFR Seoul Washington Forum Virtual Meeting 2020 ​ was hosted by the

December 15, 2021 By Sejong Institute

Sponsored by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, t he 3rd Sejong-CFR Seoul Washington Forum Virtual Meeting 2020 ​ was hosted by the

Biden Takes Office In Locked Down Washington

Here is today’s Foreign Policy brief: Biden takes office as Trump leaves for Florida , Jack Ma reemerges in China,

January 20, 2021 By Foreign Policy

Here is today’s Foreign Policy brief: Biden takes office as Trump leaves for Florida , Jack Ma reemerges in China,

Wrong choice for top envoy

In a partial cabinet reshuffle on Wednesday, President Moon Jae-in replaced Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha with Chung Eui-yong, former director

January 20, 2021 By JoongAng Daily Opinion

In a partial cabinet reshuffle on Wednesday, President Moon Jae-in replaced Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha with Chung Eui-yong, former director

The world needs more Casey Lartigues

By Adam Borowski  When I was reading the news about North Korea three years ago, I stumbled across

January 20, 2021 By Korea Times Opinion

By Adam Borowski  When I was reading the news about North Korea three years ago, I stumbled across

Bid to restart talks

Former adviser tapped as foreign minister  President Moon Jae-in tapped former national security adviser Chung Eui-yong as his

January 20, 2021 By Korea Times Opinion

Former adviser tapped as foreign minister  President Moon Jae-in tapped former national security adviser Chung Eui-yong as his

North Korea's strange military moves

By Boo Hyeong-wook  During the eighth congress of the ruling Workers' Party, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un declared

January 20, 2021 By Korea Times Opinion

By Boo Hyeong-wook  During the eighth congress of the ruling Workers' Party, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un declared

[Editorial] Conservative outlets need to stop claiming that prosecuting a chaebol head is attacking the company

Graphic by Ji-ya   After Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong was taken into legal custody on Jan. 18, the

January 20, 2021 By The Hankyoreh Opinion

Graphic by Ji-ya   After Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong was taken into legal custody on Jan. 18, the

SMA in the Biden administration

Alex Soohoon Lee  The author is an associate research fellow at the Korea Institute for Defense Analyses. &

January 20, 2021 By JoongAng Daily Opinion

Alex Soohoon Lee  The author is an associate research fellow at the Korea Institute for Defense Analyses. &

Sovereignty and alliance cannot be haggled

“While we hope for diplomacy with North Korea to be successful, we all can recognize that hope is not a

January 20, 2021 By Dong-a Ilbo Opinion

“While we hope for diplomacy with North Korea to be successful, we all can recognize that hope is not a

Museums of Beijing:Vintage CarMuseum

By Simon Cockerell   Museums of Beijing: Vintage Car Museum  Location: 19 Fengxi Yi Yuan, Huairou (a northern

January 20, 2021 By Koryo Tours Blog

By Simon Cockerell   Museums of Beijing: Vintage Car Museum  Location: 19 Fengxi Yi Yuan, Huairou (a northern

With Trump gone, Kim Jong Un will realize that he bet on the wrong horse

The North Korean leader spent a lot of time wooing a U.S. president that’s about to be replaced by hardliner Joe Biden

January 20, 2021 By Dennis P. Halpin

The North Korean leader spent a lot of time wooing a U.S. president that’s about to be replaced by hardliner Joe Biden

Ambassador Harris Says Hope is Not A Strategy to Deal with North Korea

Outgoing US Ambassador to South Korea Harry Harris said Tuesday that hope alone will not resolve the North Korea issue,

January 20, 2021 By ROK Drop

Outgoing US Ambassador to South Korea Harry Harris said Tuesday that hope alone will not resolve the North Korea issue,

Trump the anti-war president was always a myth

Donald Trump ended his term in office just as he started it: lying about being “anti-war.”  During the 2016

January 20, 2021 By Responsible Statecraft

Donald Trump ended his term in office just as he started it: lying about being “anti-war.”  During the 2016

North Korea’s latest parade shows that Kim is deadset on boosting weapons

Pyongyang rolled out two new ballistic missiles in Jan. 2021, signaling a possible return to testing

January 20, 2021 By Ankit Panda

Pyongyang rolled out two new ballistic missiles in Jan. 2021, signaling a possible return to testing

South Korea’s ongoing quest for security independence

Author: Peter Banseok Kwon, SUNY Albany  South Korea’s military spending is significant by world standards, and it

January 20, 2021 By East Asia Forum

Author: Peter Banseok Kwon, SUNY Albany  South Korea’s military spending is significant by world standards, and it

Biden should move quickly to clean up Iran’s murky financial system

Iran’s leaders are sounding the alarm over mounting economic isolation — not just from U.S. sanctions, but the nation’

January 19, 2021 By Responsible Statecraft

Iran’s leaders are sounding the alarm over mounting economic isolation — not just from U.S. sanctions, but the nation’

Blinken Faces Grilling as Biden Nominees Begin Senate Confirmation Hearings

Here is today’s Foreign Policy brief: Biden’s cabinet nominees face confirmation hearings, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Co

January 19, 2021 By Foreign Policy

Here is today’s Foreign Policy brief: Biden’s cabinet nominees face confirmation hearings, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Co

Suddenly needing Japan

Nam Jeong-ho  The author is a columnist of the JoongAng Ilbo.  The Moon Jae-in administration has

January 19, 2021 By JoongAng Daily Opinion

Nam Jeong-ho  The author is a columnist of the JoongAng Ilbo.  The Moon Jae-in administration has

What legacy would Moon want?

Cha Se-hyeon  The author is the content editor of JoongAng Ilbo.  In a recent interview with

January 19, 2021 By JoongAng Daily Opinion

Cha Se-hyeon  The author is the content editor of JoongAng Ilbo.  In a recent interview with

Controversy over anti-North Korean leaflets

By Kim Joon-hyung   Controversy seems to be growing over the amendment to the Development of Inter-Korean Relations Act

January 19, 2021 By Korea Times Opinion

By Kim Joon-hyung   Controversy seems to be growing over the amendment to the Development of Inter-Korean Relations Act