The seriousness of the crisis in Korea derives from the fact that ... the inevitable conflict between America ... and China ... will meet head-on on the Korean Peninsula.
The fundamental issue here is Washington’s nonchalant attitude toward the problem.
The Moon Jae-in administration is having a tough time going through the National Assembly’s confirmation hearings. Still, it is faring a bit better than the Trump administration when it comes to the preliminary “vetting,” at least for now.
The Trump administration is a result of angry public opinion toward [Read more]
The president is, as usual, in well over his head.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in is currently on a five-day visit to the United States. He chose the U.S. as the destination for his first visit since coming to power. South Korea, regardless of who is in power, always considers the U.S. to be its superior; the only difference between them is a matter of degree among [Read more]
Upon being asked about the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system during a radio interview on May 17, the newly elected floor leader of the liberal Minjoo Party of Korea, Woo Won-shik, answered, “We have to look into issues including the possibility of sending back THAAD, if it has not properly undergone domestic [Read more]
President Donald Trump sent President Moon Jae-in an official invitation to attend a South Korea-U.S. summit, which is soon to be held. It was long awaited in a time when the international atmosphere is far from cordial.
South Korea is currently experiencing diplomatic complications that not only concern North Korea [Read more]
On May 10-11, President Moon Jae-in exchanged views on key diplomatic and security issues during a telephone conversation with President Donald Trump, Chinese President Xi Jinping, and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. President Moon confirmed the other countries' basic awareness of the North Korean nuclear issue, [Read more]