Category: Northeast Asia

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 […]

South Korea is ill-prepared for a refugee crisis

Asylum seekers have landed in the ROK, and along with them, the rise of a ‘two-faced’ policy that fails to hold water, writes Hugh S […]

Predicting Japan’s next era name

As the Heisei Period draws to a close, how will the name of the next Emperor’s period be decided? Timothy Magarry writes.