A girl looks at a display on assessment about impact of supposed nuclear attack on Seoul at the Korea War Memorial Museum in Seoul, South Korea. Pic: AP.

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Analysis: Cyber warfare on the Korean Peninsula

Was today’s massive network failure in South Korea a tit-for-tat cyberattack by Pyongyang, or are there other forces at work? South Korea was hit this afternoon by an apparent wide-ranging...

US forces in Korea: From bad to worse

South Korean politicians promise ‘stronger measures’ on misbehaving US troops A few weeks ago Notes From Korea reported on the problems the US forces are facing in Korea, problems all...

Korea: Will latest match-fixing scandal bring real change?

Basketball follows soccer, baseball and volleyball in finding itself at the heart of corruption scandal “In South Korean Sports, a Culture of Corruption” ran a New York Times headline back in...

Korea: Super Junior spat sparks Twitter battle

K-Pop stars trade minor insults. Twitter explodes.  Tensions are high on the Korean peninsula this week, and on Monday night those tensions spilled over. Luckily, in this case the weapons...