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October 2, 2018

South Korea
China’s Shifting Roles on the Korean Peninsula: Unintended Consequences of the Singapore Summit

One of the most challenging issues the Trump administration now faces is how to convince China to maintain economic pressure on North Korea in the midst of a simultaneously unfolding inter-Korean pea…

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and his wife Ri Sol Ju pose beside Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan in Beijing, China.

May 20, 2014

The Park-Xi Honeymoon and the Limits of China’s Patience With North Korea

A major foreign policy achievement that has thus far been credited to Park Geun-hye during her first year in office has been the establishment of a stronger foundation for good relations with China. …

park xi summit june 2013

January 20, 2013

A New Opportunity for China-South Korea Relations Under Park Geun-hye and Xi Jinping?

Following an early ambassadorial visit and a courtesy call on President-elect Park Geun-hye from China’s special envoy Vice Minister Zhang Zhijun, Park has decided to reciprocate by sending her first…


December 1, 2010

North Korea
North Korea’s Provocations and Their Impact on Northeast Asian Regional Security

This excerpt is based on a report by See-Won Byun from the Center for U.S.-Korea Policy, “North Korea’s Provocations and Their Impact on Northeast Asian Regional Security.”  North Korean provocation…

Yeongpyeong Shelling