A handout photo made available by the South Korean presidential office Cheong Wa Dae shows South Korean President Moon Jae-In (L) and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un (R) during their second meeting on the North Korean side of the demilitarized zone in Paju, 26 May 2018 (issued on 27 May 2018).Photo: EPA.
William Pesek
Opinion

Opinion

William Pesek

While the world breathes easier with the Trump-Kim detente, South Korea’s economy suffers

South Korean President Moon Jae-in took office in May 2017, but shortly thereafter pivoted from a focus on the economy to North Korean peace. The problem is Moon’s Pyongyang detente has eclipsed all else

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A handout photo made available by the South Korean presidential office Cheong Wa Dae shows South Korean President Moon Jae-In (L) and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un (R) during their second meeting on the North Korean side of the demilitarized zone in Paju, 26 May 2018 (issued on 27 May 2018).Photo: EPA.
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