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Op-Ed Special
US War on Iran: Evil, Stupid, Self-Damaging

Special Contribution
By Thomas L. Knapp
"If Iran wants to fight," US President Donald Trump tweeted on May 19, 2019, "that will be the official end of Iran. Never threaten the United States again." The "threat" Trump appears to be responding to is a ...

Trump Declaration on Car Imports: EU Reacts
BRUSSELS – Reacting to last Friday’s declaration by the US President on the imports of cars and parts into the United States, the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association ...

US President to Visit Japan in late June
Trump, Abe to Discuss Diplomacy, Security, Trade
The following is the transcript of the full discussion on “President Trump’s Visit to Japan” among the experts and authorities in the area. The two leaders will discuss diplomacy, security, and trade. ...

Dr. Jaerock Lee of Manmin JoongAng Church Sentenced 16 Years of Jail Term for Raping Female Followers
Dr. Jaerock Lee, founding pastor of Manmin JoongAng Church in Seoul, was sentenced 16 years of jail term at his appeal court on May 17, 2019, South Korea's mass circulation daily JoongAng Ilbo ...

Goethe: Transformation of the World
The First Major Goethe Exhibition in 25 Years

Johann Wolfgang Goethe (1749 - 1832) is one of the world’s best-known German writers who reflected, perhaps more than any other artist of his time, the dramatic changes that sent shockwaves ...

CSIS Commentary
China Again, and Again, and Again

Special Contribution
By William Alan Reinsch
Once again it is impossible not to write about China. The president has a gift for focusing everyone's attention on his priority of the moment and ruining everyone's weekend in the process. Today, ...

Ryu Bridging China with Korea in Food Culture
She Hosts "1st Korea-China Food Culture World Forum"
Chairwoman Ryu Hyun-Mi of the Korea-China Food Culture World Forum received lots of attention from world's gastronomic and other food-related experts as well as Chinese and South Koreans on ...

Op-Ed Special
I Saw Them All

Special Contribution
By Don E. Porter
To start with, the past 20 years or so is good place to start. I will start with Fidel Castro, Kim Il-Sung, Hugo Chavez, and Vladimir Putin. Can you imagine what certain parts of the world would be ...

“Chinese, Russian Influence in the Middle East”
Jon B. Alterman of CSIS Senior Vice President Testifies
Special Contribution
By Jon B. Alterman
Washington DC, May 9, 2019: Jon B. Alterman, senior vice president, Zbigniew Brzezinski Chair in Global Security and Geostrategy and director, Middle East Program, testifies before the House ...

Asia’s Medicinal Cannabis Market Could Be Worth over US $5.8 Billion by 2024
The Asian medical cannabis market will be worth an estimated 5.8 billion US dollars by 2024, the world’s leading market intelligence and strategic consultancy firm Prohibition Partners has found in ...

Tracking China’s 3rd Aircraft Carrier
CSIS's China Power Project has analyzed new satellite imagery showing what appears to be the construction of a third aircraft carrier, the Type 002, at China's Jiangnan Shipyard. While details ...

White Wave to Stage "Eternal Now" at Dixon Place in New York City May 19-20
WHITE WAVE Dance Company is scheduled to present Eternal NOW, our multi-media Dance Theater piece, at the Asia Culture Center, one of the most prestigious Arts Centers in Asia, during the ...

Islamists Teach Young American Muslims
In an age of a growing American Muslim population, the United States has seen an increase in the number of American Muslim private schools. Lobbying over public school curricula is also an ...

"Donggrami's 50-Year Anniversary Photo Exhibition" Runs at Dongguk University
A total of 160 works of photography by 108 photographers are currently on the show on the campus of Seoul's Dongguk University in a special photo exhibition hosted by one of the oldest students photo ...

Violence against Females Is a Global Epidemic
“We have an abundance of rape and violence against women in this country and on this Earth, though it's almost never treated as a civil rights or human rights issue, or a crisis, or even a pattern. Violence ...

"Hibiscus Should Be Symbol of World Peace"
S. Africa's "Freedom Day" Marked in S. Korea
Seoul City Improv (SCI) Moves to Brand New Location in Yongsan-gu
CSIS Scholars Discuss Trump-Abe Summit
The Russians Started It!
1st Direct Charter Flights between S. Korea and Latvia to Boost Tourism, Mutual Ties
Still Under Pressure: Manila Vs. the Militia
Mecca and Medina, Sacred Sites or Development Engines?
The 10th Annual NYC Independent Film Festival To Take Place May 7-12, 2019
New Non-Stop Flights from Incheon to Minneapolis, Boston Increase Air Travel
Omer Meir Wellber to Debut as BBC Philharmonic Orchestra's Chief Conductor
The Antisemitic Tweets of Murdered Saudi Writer Jamal Khashoggi
Etihad Airways to Operate Single-Use Plastic Free Flight on Earth Day for Sustainability
The Best News Ever!
Azerbaijan's Population Reaches 10 Million
Indians in Korea (IIK) Celebrates Holi in Seoul
Is North Korea Preparing for a Military Parade?
Slow and Steady: Vietnam's Spratly Upgrades
"Bangla New Year 1426" to Be Held in Seoul
TechNovator Expands Business in South Korea
Which Wolf Will You Feed?
Forbes Announces 4th "30 Under 30 Asia" List
Myanmar Presents 3 Elephants to Russia
Reading Is A Human Right
Sanctions against North Korea: An Unintended Good?
The EY Exhibition: Van Gogh and Britain
Israel in Reality: Multicultural Discord and Love in The Holy Land
No More Genocide!
UAE Proclaims 2019 as the Year of Tolerance
Master Fiddler Throws Concert at Sejong Center
More Is Possible Now to Address North Korea’s Health and Humanitarian Needs
North Korea Reportedly Renews Commitment to Dismantle the Sohae Launch Facility
Where Those Women Rights Activists Have Gone Nnow?
Settling Kurdish Self-Determination in Northeast Syria
The Trump Administration’s Trade Objectives with Japan and the European Union
"Don’t Give Up!," Says Old Soldier
How Is China Securing Its LNG Needs?
Bangladesh Urgently Needs International Efforts in Resolving the Rohingya Crisis
29th Anniversary of "Black January" Recalled
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Air India: Low Price But Top Service
2018: A Year of Progress and Success for Korea-U.S. Trade and Investment
Year of Zayed: A Glance at Some of the Achievements of the UAE Founder
Colombian Foreign Minister Meets with Press
Welcome to UAE
"Qatar National Day 2018" Marked in Seoul
Malayali Gathering in Seoul
UAE's 47th National Day Marked in Seoul
Samsung's Lee Boo-Jin Is the Only S. Korean among World's 100 Most Powerful Women
Media Bias, Political Polarization and Today’s World
Sex Education
Ties between Doha and Seoul Fast Developing
KITA's FTA Department Serves Foreign Traders
KITA Hosts Luncheon Meeting with US Ambassador to Seoul Harry B. Harris Jr.
“J. Hidden House” Opens in Dongdaemun
Responding to the Xinjiang Surveillance State — and Its Likely Progeny
Photo Exhibit, Conference for Azerbaijan's 100 Anniversary Held at Korea's National Assembly
German Hotelier Dedicates His Life to Asia
ASIA’s 50 Best Restaurants Returns to Macau
100th Anniversary of Independent Czechoslovakia Observed in Seoul, Korea
The Phenomenon Bruno Groening on the Tracks of the "Miracle Healer"
Online Learning
Ziad Abdelnour: A Profile in Insight, Hope, Courage
Neutral Austria Marks Its National Day in Seoul
Rethinking U.S. Strategy in the Pacific Islands
ICCK Chairman Vasudev Tumbe Hosts "ICCK Diwali Ball 2018" in Seoul
UAE Women and Their Role in the Society
Nobel Prizwinner Seamus Heaney's Homeplace
Will the Election Results Turn the Tide on Trade?
Spanish Ambassador Gonzalo Ortiz Marks Its National Day in Seoul
Amb. Ramzi Teymurov to Host Azerbaijan "Seminar and Photo Exhibition" in Seoul
Antisemitism, Anti-Zionism and Enemies of Humanity
Babri Mosque Demolished on Dec. 6, 1992
Ashgabat-Seoul Ties Fast Developing
Journalists Have Responsibility to Bring Truth
AWE 2019 Launches Visitor Registration
11th Eurasian Economic Forum Kicks Off in Verona, Italy
Miracle of Han River & Miracle of Desert
Mission Hills Haikou Crowned Asia Pacific Golf Resort of the Year by IAGTO
What Is Meaning of Necessity of WTO Reform?
U.S. Chamber’s U.S.-Korea Business Council Holds 30th Annual Plenary Meeting
Han Sang-Cheol: Alpinist & Prolific Poet of Sijo
"Fall into Music" -- Camarata Gala Night
Costa Rica Marks 197th Independence Day
From Hitler Restaurant to Sex Hotel and a Growing Madness
US-China Trade Conflict Drags On: Latest Implocations for Real Estate
Denying the Allegations of Forceful Conversion
"ICCK Diwali Ball 2018" Planned in Seoul Nov. 9
China, US Choose Between 4 “Cs” Conflict, Containment Vs. Competition, Cooperation
POK Editor Bats for More Exchanges
Indian Community Celebrates Ganesh (Chaturthi) Festival at Seoul National University
Legitimacy of Kashmir Struggle of Independence
Updated US-Korea FTA Signed by Moon, Trump
Bangladesh Envoy All Out for Ties with S. Korea
Shinzo Abe Rolls On
Has Saudis Officially Abolished Slavery Really?
North Korea Should Not Miss the Opportunity
Pakistan Rides on Camel’s Back
Companies from China Dominate Forbes Asia's Fabulous 50 List
Busan, South Korea is Lonely Planet’s Best Place to Visit in Asia for 2018
After SAARC Is BIMSTEC and What Is Next?
Thai Investment Seminar Held in Seoul
Avert Coming Danger: Proven Way to Restore US Presidency
Self-Made Man Lives Altruistic Life
Gujarat Investment Seminar to Be Held in Seoul
Necessary Counterterrorism Conversations
Sarang: "Festival of India in S. Korea 2018" to Kick Off on Sept. 6 in Seoul
Legal and Illegal Immigration: A Winning Hand for Trump?
JAK Offers Gambian-Style African Dishes
Space Aliens: Do They Walk Among Us?
Trade and Wages
New Soft Bioelectronic Mesh Tested on Human Wrist and Pulsating Pig’s Heart
Superpower Conflict : World Order Is at Stake!
Morocco Marks 2018 "Throne Day" in Seoul
The Creation of "Koryo Union" Is the Only Peaceful Solution in the Korean Peninsula!
“Turkmen Desert Race” to Kick Off on Sept. 9
N. Korea: No More Threat to World Peace and Opening New Economic Corridor
Fascination Japan: Monet, Van Gogh, Klimt
North Korea Begins Dismantling Key Facilities at Sohae Satellite Launching Station
"Put Late Dr. Kim Un-Yong Where He Belongs in National Cemetery!"
ASAS Donates 30,000,000 Won to Seung Ga Won Welfare Center in Seoul
Korean Culture Sweeping Across the World
Etihad Airways Innovates Upgrade Program to a Dynamic Live Auction
Urim Books Participates in CBA International Convention 2018 in the US
Arab Coalition’s Efforts in Liberation of Hodeida
Philippines' 120th Independence Day Celebrated
Singapore Summit Assessed by Victor Cha
"Confucius Is King in Land of Morning Calm"
World Cup: Beyond the Soccer Field
Singapore Summit: Historic Aagreement, Beginning of US-N. Korea Relations
UAE Announces Its Position on "Hodeida Port Liberation"
Negotiating the Right Agreement: Looking Beyond the Nuclear Side of North Korea
"Romeo and Juliet" Praised in Seoul
Canadian Veterans Affairs Minister Seamus O'Regan, Canadian Veterans of Korean War Visit South Korea
Shakespeare's Drama Captivates Audience in Seoul
John Kelly's Fails English and History
The Korean Civil-Military Balance
“Why I Traveled Over 10 Million Miles”
Will Trump-Kim Summit Be Cancelled?
Peru Hosts Investment Seminar in Seoul
Hotline Finally, It’s Morning Calm in Korea
The Chinese Are Coming! The Chinese Are Coming!
Mexico Ready to Negotiate with U.S. Only on Mutual Respect
Autonomous Driving, Connectivity, Electric Vehicle Stressed in Automotive Forum in Seoul
Guernica: March 27 through July 29, 2018
How Much Have the Chinese Actually Taken?
Heo Joon-Young's "Sportsdoctors" Set to Become World's Largest Medical Service NGO
School Misconduct
“A Sporting Life and the Forgotten War”
The Other Side of N. Korean Threat: Looking Beyond Its Nuclear Weapons, ICBMs
ECCK to Host S. Korea-EU Auto Forum in Seoul
Six Wins as KORUS Turns Six
Mission Hills to Unveil 80-Year-Old Hidden Photos at China Flight Exhibition
Finland, World's Happiest Country
Prof. Francesco Canganella to Host Italy-Korea Science Club's March Meeting at His Residence
"AWE 2018" Starts for 4-Day Run in Shanghai
Cries Mounted for Reviving Nabin Chandra Bardoloi Library
Stop This Shaming of Menstruation
S. Korea, 3rd Most Powerful Country at Henley Passport Index 2018
China's Only 2018 Olympic Gold Medalist in Naked Anti-Fur Ad

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