Category: Northeast Asia

Podcast | Reunifying Korea: a split of opinion

In this episode of the Monsoon Podcast, Greg Thomson explores Korea’s divide – not between the North and South, but on whether reunification is wanted and workable […]

Will Abe’s ‘third arrow’ fly in the face of foreign workers?

With the world’s third largest economy suffering from labour shortages, Abenomics needs to hit its target, Andrew Thomson writes.

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and South Korean leader Moon Jae-in walking along the demilitarised zone

Moon’s foreign policy on North Korean denuclearisation

South Korea’s response to the enduring foreign policy challenge to its north is neither moonshine nor something to be over the moon about, Chenjun Wang […]

Hands on fence

US and North Korea: More in common than meets the eye

Though nuclear negotiations steal the show, the US and North Korea both have a troubling record of whisking people off the streets and out of […]