Tag: South Korea news

US and South Korea Renew Commitment to Promoting Democracy

US and South Korea Renew Commitment to Promoting Democracy

The summit in May between Joe Biden and Moon Jae-in delivered numerous positive outcomes that advanced the United States and South Korea as a future-oriented alliance. The two allies redoubled their cooperation in areas that are becoming more and more crucial globally, including emerging tech,...

The Importance of the US-South Korea Relationship

The Importance of the US-South Korea Relationship

There are many things we look for in a president. We look for leadership and the ability to manage grave challenges like a pandemic. While most people are focused on avoiding COVID-19 and keeping their jobs, we would be wise to remember that one of the most important roles for any president is to...

South Korea Faces Challenges in a Post-Coronavirus World

South Korea Faces Challenges in a Post-Coronavirus World

While some Western nations begin easing some aspects of nationwide lockdowns, South Korea has so far successfully managed the coronavirus pandemic without imposing such massive restrictions. Public life continues more or less normally in South Korea and most businesses, including shops,...

South Korea Shows the Way Forward for Post-Pandemic Recovery

South Korea Shows the Way Forward for Post-Pandemic Recovery

The current pandemic has led to the postponement of elections around the world. Over 75 countries have declared some kind of state of emergency. Several illiberal leaders, like Viktor Orban, have used the crisis to seize virtually unlimited powers. The Chinese model of full-spectrum clampdown...

Is Korea’s Cold War About to End?

Is Korea’s Cold War About to End?

Journalists are missing the real news of the two Koreas dismantling Cold War structures on the peninsula. Remarkable changes are taking place on the Korean Peninsula. The two Koreas are actually starting to demilitarize the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ). Just in the last couple weeks, they...

The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: “Shock” of Trump

The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: “Shock” of Trump

Trump and North Korea: what happens when the US is governed by a shock doctrinaire. The Guardian relays this remark made by Will Ripley, a CNN reporter, after he read out loud to North Korean officials Donald Trump’s letter in which he announced that he was canceling the proposed talks with...

Korea and the Geopolitics of the Impossible

Korea and the Geopolitics of the Impossible

Careful Korean diplomacy, coupled by Trump's desire to do what Obama couldn't, could mean a rapprochement on the Korean Peninsula no one thought possible. In geopolitics, everything is impossible — until, suddenly, it isn‘t. Wars that no one ever believed could happen flare into existence,...

Don’t Underestimate North Korea’s Cyber Efforts

Don’t Underestimate North Korea’s Cyber Efforts

Cyber operations in North Korea are becoming increasingly sophisticated. Cyber operations in North Korea (DPRK) are more diverse, aggressive and capable than often realized. According to the cyber security firm FireEye, “There is no question that DPRK has become increasingly aggressive with...

Load More

Fair Observer, 461 Harbor Blvd, Belmont, CA 94002, USA