Hyun Lee, Juyeon Rhee, and Gregory Elich of the Solidarity Committee for Democracy and Peace in Korea joined Brian Becker of Loud & Clear to talk about the prospects of normalization between the U.S. and North Korea as Donald Trump prepares to take the presidential office. They also discuss how North Korea’s efforts to strengthen its economy and advance its nuclear capabilities continue to be major factors in the changing geopolitics of the Northeast Asian region.
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Workers at S Korea’s three largest supermarket chains are joining forces to establish an industrial union for the country’s five hundred thousand mart workers.read more
U.S. President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in met in Seoul on November 7 and held a joint press conference following their summit. Meanwhile, thousands of anti-Trump protesters continued to mobilize for rallies throughout Trump’s stay in Seoul.read more
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The residents of Seongju and Gimcheon were caught off guard when the USFK and the South Korean Defense Ministry forced key parts of the THAAD missile system into the former Lotte Skyhill Golf Course in the early morning hours of April 26. The AN/TPY-2 radar is believed to have been transported into the deployment site.read more