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Nuclear energy, Trump assassination attempt, Sue Mi Terry indicted — Ep. 30
Podcast

Nuclear energy, Trump assassination attempt, Sue Mi Terry indicted — Ep. 30

Jeongmin and John discuss recent global events impacting South Korea and preview the upcoming PPP leadership race

Nuclear energy, Trump assassination attempt, Sue Mi Terry indicted — Ep. 30
KOREA PROKOREA PRO July 19, 2024
Indictment of ex-CIA analyst for South Korea ties raises concerns
Briefings

Indictment of ex-CIA analyst for South Korea ties raises concerns

The indictment could chill Korea-focused think tanks and complicate South Korea’s lobbying efforts in the US

Indictment of ex-CIA analyst for South Korea ties raises concerns
KOREA PROKOREA PRO July 18, 2024
US conservative agenda reveals possible cracks in alliance with South Korea
Analysis

US conservative agenda reveals possible cracks in alliance with South Korea

Project 2025 suggests prioritizing Taipei over Seoul in a conflict, likely stoking South Korea’s abandonment fears

US conservative agenda reveals possible cracks in alliance with South Korea
Benjamin A. EngelBenjamin A. Engel July 16, 2024
South Korea’s cost-effective guided rocket hits bullseye in US military test
Briefings

South Korea’s cost-effective guided rocket hits bullseye in US military test

LIG Nex1 aims for US export deal after successful evaluation of its cost-effective weapon system

South Korea’s cost-effective guided rocket hits bullseye in US military test
KOREA PROKOREA PRO July 16, 2024
Seoul braces for potential US policy shift after Trump assassination attempt
Analysis

Seoul braces for potential US policy shift after Trump assassination attempt

Belief incident will increase Trump’s popularity has investors flocking to overseas assets and domestic defense stocks

Seoul braces for potential US policy shift after Trump assassination attempt
John LeeJohn Lee July 15, 2024
US and South Korea ink new nuclear deterrence guidelines
Briefings

US and South Korea ink new nuclear deterrence guidelines

Pact aims to reassure Seoul amid calls for independent arsenal, but future US policy shifts remain a concern

US and South Korea ink new nuclear deterrence guidelines
KOREA PROKOREA PRO July 15, 2024
President Yoon Suk-yeol at NATO, employment high and party drama — Ep. 29
Podcast

President Yoon Suk-yeol at NATO, employment high and party drama — Ep. 29

Jeongmin and John discuss Yoon’s NATO meetings, labor ministry data and Han Dong-hoon’s leadership bid

President Yoon Suk-yeol at NATO, employment high and party drama — Ep. 29
KOREA PROKOREA PRO July 12, 2024
Yoon’s NATO summit engagement risks reversing progress in South Korea-China ties
Briefings

Yoon’s NATO summit engagement risks reversing progress in South Korea-China ties

South Korean president’s participation risks straining relations with Beijing, a key partner in managing North Korea

Yoon’s NATO summit engagement risks reversing progress in South Korea-China ties
KOREA PROKOREA PRO July 12, 2024
US-South Korea alliance: Resilience amid change with David Kang — Ep. 28
Podcast

US-South Korea alliance: Resilience amid change with David Kang — Ep. 28

USC Professor David Kang on how the allies navigate challenges from nuclearization to trade amid political shifts

US-South Korea alliance: Resilience amid change with David Kang — Ep. 28
KOREA PROKOREA PRO July 9, 2024
Yoon’s warning: Russia-North Korea ties threaten peace in Europe and Asia
Briefings

Yoon’s warning: Russia-North Korea ties threaten peace in Europe and Asia

South Korean president vows to strengthen NATO cooperation, proposes joint cyber defense training

Yoon’s warning: Russia-North Korea ties threaten peace in Europe and Asia
KOREA PROKOREA PRO July 9, 2024
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