South Korea faces an image problem in Australia, which tends to ‘see the Korean peninsula through a security lens’, a recent report says. Photo: Shutterstock
South Korea faces an image problem in Australia, which tends to ‘see the Korean peninsula through a security lens’, a recent report says. Photo: Shutterstock
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Australia needs South Korea, but Kim Jong-un and China are in the way

  • South Korea faces an image problem in Australia, which tends to ‘see the Korean peninsula through a security lens’, a recent report said
  • While Canberra needs deeper defence ties with Seoul amid geopolitical tensions, its feud with Beijing is also leaving South Korea wary, say experts

South Korea faces an image problem in Australia, which tends to ‘see the Korean peninsula through a security lens’, a recent report says. Photo: Shutterstock
South Korea faces an image problem in Australia, which tends to ‘see the Korean peninsula through a security lens’, a recent report says. Photo: Shutterstock
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