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2021/11/10 | Deutsche Welle

South Korea: Presidential Race Marred by Corruption Allegations and Mudslinging

With four months to go until election day, the two top candidates for the presidency are already at the center of allegations of corruption and abuse of power, with debate over policy relegated to the background.

2021/10/04 | Deutsche Welle

North and South Korea Reconnect Cross-border Hotline

Pyongyang last cut off the hotline in August after joint U.S.-South Korea military drills. The move comes amid a series of weapons tests by the North.

2021/05/21 | Voice of America

South Korean President To Meet Biden at White House Friday

It may be Moon Jae-in’s final visit to the United States as head of state and his last chance to fulfill campaign pledges before his term ends in 2022.

2020/10/10 | Ian Milden

Survey: What Is the Greatest National Security Threat to South Koreans?

The United States, North Korea, and Japan all seem equally threatening in the eyes of South Koreans, a new survey finds.

2020/09/03 | The Interpreter

A Biden Presidency and the US–South Korea Alliance

Can Joe Biden, if elected, heal the rift between the two countries, or will he make it worse?

2018/04/27 | TIME

North and South Korea Meet for Denuclearization Talks

The meeting was a milestone, but the Koreas are still a long way from lasting peace.

2017/12/29 | Hwa Ryung Lee

President Moon's Wage Increases Pose Fiscal Risk to South Korea

The Moon administration's income-led growth strategy is not without fiscal risk.

2017/06/08 | Hwa Ryung Lee

Big Business Reform Set to Take Off Again in South Korea

South Korea’s newly elected President Moon Jae-in emphasized the importance of chaebol reform during his campaign

2017/05/12 | Stellina Chen

CARTOON: Come Dine With Me, The Korea Special

South Korea’s new president has a tough task ahead of him dealing with the competing interests of Trump's US, Xi's China and Kim's North Korea.

2017/05/09 | Kyle Pope

Moon Victory Imminent in South Korea

As liberal Moon Jae-in looks set to grab the South Korean presidency, Kyle Pope examines the politics that got him into pole position.