Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin’s South Korea visit: key takeaways

Tensions between Iran and South Korea

14 January 2021 | KOREA CHAIR EXPLAINSDr. Tongfi Kim On 4 January 2021, less than a week before the scheduled visit of South Korea’s First Vice Foreign Minister Choi Jong-kun, Iran seized the South Korean chemical tanker Hankuk Chemi and its 20-member crew near the...
Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin’s South Korea visit: key takeaways

The 8th Congress of the Workers’ Party of Korea

13 January 2021 | KOREA CHAIR EXPLAINSDr. Ramon Pacheco Pardo The 8th Congress of the Workers’ Party of Korea was held from 5 to 12 January in Pyongyang. A total of 7,000 delegates participated in the congress, almost five years after the 7th congress of May 2016....