Shakeup in Kim Jong-un’s Party Indicates Pyongyang’s Internal Crisis

  On October 10, the anniversary of the Korea Workers’ Party (KWP), North Korea did not make further military provocations, including additional missile and/or nuclear tests. Given the persistent desire of Kim Jong-un to possess nuclear-equipped missiles that can reach the United States mainland, however, US-North Korea military tensions are destined to remain high. That […]

The Nightmare may Become Real: an Anti-Japan, Pro-China Dictatorship in Control of the Entire Korean Peninsula

South Korea’s former President Park Geun-hye has been arrested on Friday and is expected to be charged with corruption within the next 20 days. She may face a prison sentence of between 10 years and life imprisonment. But what next? Will a left-wing president replace the impeached Park Geun-hye? Tokyo Christian University Professor Tsutomu Nishioka has analyzed […]

How Fake News Can Topple a President

South Korea is now on the eve of a revolution. When the constitutional court hands down its impeachment judgment against President Park Geun-hye at the end of February or early March, and the next presidential election will be held within sixty days of the impeachment decision. What follows will have staggering consequences for peace on […]