Korea News Digest

Yoon leads Lee in presidential election race: poll

SEOUL– Main opposition presidential candidate Yoon Suk-yeol is leading his ruling party rival Lee Jae-myung with 42 percent public support against Lee’s 36.8 percent, a survey showed Monday. Yoon of...

Explainer-Minds behind the missiles: N.Korea’s secretive weapons developers

Published by Reuters By Josh Smith SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea’s flurry of new missile tests, including what it calls “hypersonic” https://www.reuters.com/world/asia-pacific/nkorea-tests-hypersonic-missiles-global-race-new-rockets-2022-01-11 weapons, has underscored the importance of the country’s...

Controlling the narrative

Published by Philippine Star They might be able to permanently dodge interviewers they deem to be “biased” against them or unfriendly, but the UniTeam of Ferdinand Marcos Jr. and Sara...