South Korean whistleblower Kim Yong-chul, who has written a book about his efforts to expose alleged corruption and greed at Samsung, faces censure and isolation.
06/18/2010 04:09 pm
City and provincial elections dealt a blow to the conservative government of South Korea President Lee Myung-bak. Many voters were unhappy with the strong response to the sinking of the Cheonan Navy vessel.
06/03/2010 11:53 am
North Korea and South Korea have been careful to avoid explicit calls for war, but both nations have implied that military action is possible if their diplomatic standoff continues.
05/21/2010 11:19 am
The one-time democracy advocate and then president of South Korea, he focused on trying to improve relations with the North.
08/18/2009 01:00 am
Conservatives want to revise high-school texts that they say are dominated by a leftist outlook.
12/01/2008 12:00 am