Senior Russian Lawmaker Speaks Out on North Korea’s Self-Proclaimed Nuclear Status

By | September 13, 2022

One Russian senator hints at what may be Russia’s official response to North Korea’s self-declared nuclear status.

North Korean Military Aid in the Russo-Ukrainian War: A Russian Perspective

By | September 12, 2022

North Korea may – just may – prove to be of greater assistance to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine than many Western analysts appear to suggest.

Russia’s Hands-Off Approach To North Korean Cooperation with Breakaway Ukrainian Territories

By | August 19, 2022

Russia plays it close to the vest on North Korean cooperation with Ukrainian breakaway republics.

A Land They Never Knew: Ethnic Koreans From Ukraine Seeking Help in the ROK

By | August 17, 2022

Ethnic Koreans from Ukraine find assistance in their ancestral homeland, although reprieve from the fighting does not mean the end of difficulties.

From the Han to the Dnipro: South Korea’s “Smart Tech” in Post-War Ukraine

By | August 08, 2022

South Korean civil society wastes no time in preparing to export its experience gained from the “Miracle on the Han” to war-ravaged Ukraine.

Trans-Pacific Language Exchange: The Increasing Popularity of Spanish in South Korea

By | August 05, 2022

An unexpected twist in Latin America’s hallyu craze – an increased interest in the Spanish language in South Korea.

Flex, Policymaking Style: South Korea in a New Cold War

By | July 31, 2022

South Korean scholar-diplomat calls for Seoul to adopt a flexible approach to great power competition, not bound by Cold War-style paradigms.

Identical Twins at Eurasia’s Wingtips: Ukraine’s Diplomatic Lessons for South Korea

By | July 25, 2022

Korea and Ukraine, some 7,000 kilometers apart, have an uncomfortably large amount in common. Seoul ignores the parallels at its peril.

Coffee, Copper and Trade Winds: The Promise of Panama-South Korea Economic Relations

By | July 18, 2022

Bound by a free-trade agreement and some pretty unique value-adds, Panama and South Korea’s bilateral relationship has a promising future.