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Just three days after South Korean President's impeachment vote, the North spoke out while all the subtlety of a sledgehammer, while opting not to mention the scandal directly.
Mr. Young Joon Kim is a partner of the international law firm of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy and was a member of “Hillary for America, National Finance Committee”.
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Asia Society Korea's contributing writer Tom Norris reports on the British Ambassador's recent address on Brexit.
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This month, our contributing writer Steven Borowiec reports about his encounter with two North Koreans who were sent to Vladivostok as cheap labor.
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Tom Norris is a student at Seoul National University Graduate School of International Studies, majoring in international cooperation.
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For a second consecutive weekend, downtown Seoul was jam packed with angry citizens taking to the streets to demonstrate against current South Korean leader Park Geun-hye.
Mr. Salmon is a journalist, broadcaster and author who has been a resident of Seoul since 1998.
Dr. Han Sung-Joo, former Foreign Minister of the Republic of Korea, was the guest lecturer at the Asia Society Korea Center’s sold out event this month.
This month, our Contributing Writer Steven Borowiec shares a North Korean Hyun Ji-hee’s story of escape.
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One of the most exciting books released this fall is “Half Life”, a fast-paced thriller centering on politics, North Korea and believable characters.

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