Hawai‘i congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa spoke about the United States-Republic of South Korea alliance at an East-West Center event in December 2013, to commemorate the launch of Korea Matters for America/America Matters for Korea.
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The Diplomat recently conducted an extended interview with Hawai‘i congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa. The wide-ranging discussion included topics such as the commitment of the US to the Asia-Pacific region, the ongoing negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)...
The Virginia state Senate passed a bill last Thursday stipulating that all future textbooks approved by the state Board of Education that make reference to the Sea of Japan must contain language indicating that it is also known as the East Sea. The bill still needs to...
Asad Latif, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore on Dec 16,2013
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The view from an aircraft carrier is a lesson in the optics of power. As an iconic embodiment of the naval reach of the nation it belongs to, an aircraft carrier’s gigantic dimensions overwhelm the contours of the landscape.
The latest edition of the Korea Matters for America/America Matters for Korea publication was launched on Wednesday, December 11th with an event on Capitol Hill in Washington. The publication includes analysis of trade and investment levels, mutual travel and tourism...
Vice President Joe Biden spent a few days in Seoul to conclude his East Asia trip last week, after visiting Tokyo and Beijing. He held meetings with Korean President Park Geun-hye, Prime Minister Chung Hong-won, and addressed a group of students at Yonsei University.