South Korea

Interview

Seoul's 'Beef' Not About Beef

Don Oberdorfer interviewed by Bernard Gwertzman

Don Oberdorfer, an expert on the two Koreas, says the recent street protests ostensibly against the import of U.S. beef are much more political protests against the new conservative government in Seoul.

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Analysis Brief

Crunch Time for Trade

An imminent deadline is putting new pressure on U.S. trade talks. Bipartisan cooperation could help President Bush’s chances of passing deals in South Korea and Latin America.

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