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Andrew Salmon

Andrew Salmon

South Korea

North Korea threat overshadows Trump's Seoul visit

A shift in Washington's strategic focus has opened fissures in the US-South Korea alliance.

North Korea threat overshadows Trump's Seoul visit

War & Conflict

Female activists walk the Korean divide for peace

Demand for Korean War peace treaty by prominent activists casts light on issue drawing criticism and support.

Female activists walk the Korean divide for peace

South Korea

Grief and anger as South Korea marks ferry tragedy

The lives of 304 people - including 250 schoolchildren - were lost a year ago, prompting national angst and anger.

Grief and anger as South Korea marks ferry tragedy

South Korea

Families of dead in S Korea ferry tragedy seek closure

A year after Sewol ferry disaster, devastated relatives voice anger at government's failure to recover all the bodies.

Families of dead in S Korea ferry tragedy seek closure

Politics

Is South Korea's democracy under threat from within?

Government meddling and restrictions on freedoms threaten to unravel hard-fought democratic gains, critics say.

Is South Korea's democracy under threat from within?

Politics

Former foes unite against Pyongyang's rule

In a twist of fate, defected North Korean prison guard and former inmate join hands to create change.

Former foes unite against Pyongyang's rule

Politics

South Korea party vows to fight dissolution

Leftwing UPP's parliament members to move court to challenge Constitutional Court's right to de-seat them.

South Korea party vows to fight dissolution

US & Canada

Hanging out at the Koreas' demilitarised zone

The DMZ, infamously seeded with countless land mines, is the most heavily armed strip of land on Earth.

Hanging out at the Koreas' demilitarised zone

Politics

Has North Korea launched a charm offensive?

North Korea's recent flurry of diplomatic activity signals increased efforts for international outreach.

Has North Korea launched a charm offensive?