April 23, 2024

Inter-Korean

Information related to inter-Korean developments

N.Korean snacks: The good, the bland and the prettily packaged

N.Korean snacks: The good, the bland and the prettily packaged

We asked defectors, S.Koreans what they think of North-produced snacks; the answers may surprise you

N.Korean snacks: The good, the bland and the prettily packaged
JH Ahn
JH Ahn June 5, 2016
The good things in North Korea

The good things in North Korea

Taking a moment to recognize good art, good scholarship and good people

The good things in North Korea
Fyodor Tertitskiy
Fyodor Tertitskiy June 5, 2016
The carrot does not work on North Korea

The carrot does not work on North Korea

No 'free' trade can happen as long as Kim Jong Un's coterie insist on exploiting the proceedings

The carrot does not work on North Korea
John Lee
John Lee June 3, 2016
Reeling them in: Seoul targets North Korea’s last few friends
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Reeling them in: Seoul targets North Korea’s last few friends

Park Geun-hye is down but not out: Look where she visits, and join the dots

Reeling them in: Seoul targets North Korea’s last few friends
Aidan Foster-Carter
Aidan Foster-Carter May 31, 2016
Does North Korea have a place in the South’s new nationalism?

Does North Korea have a place in the South’s new nationalism?

Book documents new sentiment among South Koreans, defining nation more along civic than ethnic lines

Does North Korea have a place in the South’s new nationalism?
Andrei Lankov
Andrei Lankov May 27, 2016
Dialogue with North Korea through music

Dialogue with North Korea through music

Take advantage of Pyongyang's high prioritization of classical music through joint endeavors

Dialogue with North Korea through music
Hyung Joon Won
Hyung Joon Won May 25, 2016
Can a peace treaty end the Korean War? It’s complicated

Can a peace treaty end the Korean War? It’s complicated

China and U.S. both mentioning it, but elusive official end to the war remains unlikely short term

Can a peace treaty end the Korean War? It’s complicated
Ha-young Choi
Ha-young Choi May 24, 2016
What’s behind North Korea’s attempts for dialogue?

What’s behind North Korea’s attempts for dialogue?

Seoul must be ready for Pyongyang's further 'peace offensives' with its own suggestions

What’s behind North Korea’s attempts for dialogue?
Cha Du-hyeogn
Cha Du-hyeogn May 23, 2016
Rangel: Do more to end the ‘cancer’ of North Korea

Rangel: Do more to end the ‘cancer’ of North Korea

Veteran congressman suggests everything from diplomacy to 'information barrage' to end division

Rangel: Do more to end the ‘cancer’ of North Korea
Chad O'Carroll
Chad O'Carroll May 23, 2016
What a North Korean thinks of South Korean elections

What a North Korean thinks of South Korean elections

The fact that someone can promise something they won't, or can't, deliver is the most shocking part

What a North Korean thinks of South Korean elections
Je Son Lee
Je Son Lee May 10, 2016