If negotiating a nuclear deal with North Korea was already a fraught proposition, President Donald Trump’s decision to no longer certify the Iran nuclear deal despite Iran’s compliance with the Joint... [Read More]
The BBC may have just put the North Korean regime in a jam. As one of its 12 new language services, BBC Korea is now up and running. In addition to the website, the service’s radio transmissions will... [Read More]
This week we sat down with Sam Cho, founder and CEO of Seven Seas Export, to discuss his company's work in exporting American eggs to South Korea and the benefits that KORUS provides to American... [Read More]
One of Kim Jong-un’s dreams would be for a rift to develop between the United States and South Korea. It should be one of the last things we would want. [Read More]
Benjamin Young, a PhD candidate at George Washington University, presented on North Korea's history of support non-state actors. Click to view the video of the event. [Read More]

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October 12, 2017

On October 12, KEI President and Former Congressman Donald Manzullo along with Senior Director Troy Stangarone published an op-ed on The Hill's website calling for a pause in escalation with...

October 12, 2017

On October 7, KEI Senior Director Troy Stangarone published an article for The Diplomat entitled "Forget Diplomacy With North Korea if Trump Decertifies the Iran Deal." 


October 05, 2017

In a September 26th article by the Indo-Asia-Pacific Defense Forum, KEI Program Manager Juni Kim was cited discussing incidents of cyber crime targeting crytptocurrencies. The article can be...

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Korea Kontext Podcasts

October 13, 2017

With North Korea becoming an increasingly dangerous threat to the U.S. and its allies, it can be all...

October 06, 2017

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Korean Trade Minister Kim Hyun-chong met this week to discuss the future of the U.S.-Korea Free Trade Agreement (KORUS FTA). With concerns of a...

September 29, 2017

With North Korea launching missile after missile and even conducting a massive nuclear test within the last month or so, attention is understandably focused on how to get the regime in Pyongyang...

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The Peninsula Blog

October 17, 2017

If negotiating a North Korean nuclear deal was already a fraught proposition, not certifying the Iran deal just made that prospect more difficult. The post Negotiating a Nuclear Deal with North Korea...

October 13, 2017

Uber's successful launch of UberSHARE and UberEATS in South Korea raises an important question: why is UberX still not offered? The post Why Is There No UberX in Seoul? appeared first on The...

October 12, 2017

Classical music is a dying art that is shrinking partly due to the lack of entrepreneurial innovation. This trend is especially evident in South Korea. The post Korean Classical Musicians Need to...

October 11, 2017

The BBC may have just put the North Korean regime in a jam. As one of its 12 new language services, BBC Korea is now up and running. The post A British Voice in North Korea: A Threat to the Regime...


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