Posts Tagged: South Korea
Often suspected of being spies, many North Korean defectors to South Korea are greeted with some of the same mistreatment they sought to escape up North.
In the current crisis on the Korean peninsula, the Obama administration is virtually repeating the 2004 Bush playbook.
North Korea has announced that it's withdrawing its workforce 53,000 workers from the Kaesong Industrial Complex, jointly held with South Korean.
What if the North Koreans grew desperate enough to attempt to conquer only the portions of South Korea closest to them -- which are also the most valuable?
What the North Korean leadership is hoping to achieve by its belligerence is anyone's guess, but the aggressive U.S. response has only escalated tensions.
As he enters his second term, Barack Obama must confront the role of 'strategic patience' as a central driver of our current crisis in Korea.
Withdrawing U.S. troops from the Korean peninsula could kickstart diplomatic progress in Northeast Asia--and save billions of dollars to boot.
A former missionary reflects on the possibility for peace on the Korean peninsula.
After the fact, torture can only be dealt with by staring directly into the nightmare that changed us.
A Lebanese Alawite family sits in their living room by a Christmas tree.