North Korea’s unexpected release of its U.S. detainees has sparked debate about the circumstances behind their release and what it might mean for U.S.-North Korea relations moving...
Residents of the city of Dongducheon are fed up with U.S. bases that have long occupied their city and are vowing to fight to take back their land. Two thousand Dongducheon residents,...
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US-South Korea Scrap OPCON Tra...2
Pro-democracy Forces Rally aro...3
In her examination of King Phillip’s War, Jill Lepore identifies war as “a contest of injuries and interpretation.” Her analysis thus centers on how the narrative of the war both impacted the war as it was happening and then determined how the war would be remembered afterward. Before setting forth her historical analysis, she asks, “If war is, at least in part, a contest for...Read More
The United States and Japan agreed this month to revise their Defense Cooperation Guidelines to expand the role of Japan’s Self-Defense Force (SDF) around the world. The two countries released an interim report on the guideline revisions on October 8 after a meeting of the Subcommittee for Defense Cooperation attended by high-level state and defense ministry officials of...Read More