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Fri, September 22, 2023 | 21:09
Korea's medical advantage
When Korea recently airlifted test kits for the coronavirus (COVID-19) to the U.S. government as well as the state of Maryland, it was important for two reasons. The first was that it was another example of Korea's growing “soft power.” The second was that it highlighted that Korea is becoming a global provider of medical supplies.
Echoes of Watergate
I was a university student in Washington D.C. in the early 1970s and so witnessed at first hand the unfolding of the Watergate scandal that brought down the administration of Richard Nixon.