July 20, 2024

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Oliver Jia

Oliver Jia

Oliver Jia is a Kyoto-based graduate student currently pursuing his PhD in international relations at Ritsumeikan University and a regular contributor to NK News. He previously worked as Social Media Editor for Korea Risk Group. His research focuses on Japan-DPRK relations and comparative foreign policy. Follow him on Twitter.

Analysis

Why the Japanese public is skeptical of South Korea’s push to improve ties

Yoon Suk-yeol’s low approval rate amid possible opposition resurgence to retake the presidency have Japan feeling wary

Oliver JiaOliver JiaMay 16, 2023
Analysis

How K-pop and anime help South Korea and Japan rebuild their relationship

Mutual interest in music, animation and culture boost travel and other exchanges despite disagreements over history

Oliver JiaOliver JiaApril 11, 2023