REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji - A barbed wire fence decorated with ribbons bearing messages wishing for the unification of the two Koreas near the demilitarized zone which separates North and South Korea in Paju, South Korea,
October 31, 2014.
History, Politics, and Policy in the U.S.-Korea Alliance
November 17, 2014
On November 17, the Center for East Asia Policy Studies at Brookings hosted a conference discussing the relationship between history and U.S. policy toward Korea. The event featured a series of roundtable discussions among historians and policy practitioners representing a wide range of expertise and institutional knowledge. These “comparative conversations” provided analysis of other country cases of political division and reconciliation.