Yonhap via AP / Jo Jung-ho
The rise of piracy in the Arabian Sea has raised difficult legal questions, but there’s little ambiguity about how the accused will be handled by South Korea.
The South Korean government has been criticized sharply for its response to the shelling of Yeonpyeong Island. The future for those residents who have returned to this transformed little place is uncertain.
Posted on Dec 6, 2010
AP / Yonhap
North Korea’s provocative shelling of tiny Yeonpyeong island has the world in a stir, but residents of Seoul have been mostly cool, almost indifferent.
The potentially explosive G-20 meeting in Seoul was smothered before anything spectacular could happen.
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