Author: Claire Song

Park Geun Hye’s Trial Begins

Park Geun Hye’s Trial Begins

On March 10th of this year, following weeks of mass protests, former president of South Korea Park Geun-hye was impeached unanimously as well as being charged of 18 crimes including bribery, abuse of power, coercion, and leaking of government secrets. Park’s impeachment was deeply rooted […]

US sends warships to Korean Peninsula

US sends warships to Korean Peninsula

From April 7th to April 8th, President Donald Trump hosted the Chinese President Xi-Trump summit in Florida, followed by a friendly phone call to discuss the tension between North and South Korea on April 12th. Although Trump expected the meeting to be “very difficult,” the […]