Biography of the Author Steven Borowiec

Steven Borowiec

Contributor to CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. People watch a TV broadcasting a news report on North Korea firing what appeared to be an intercont

    Commentary: 2018 a year to reckon with the North Korea threat

    North Korea has shown more determination than ever to accelerate its nuclear programme. It's only a matter of time before it's too late for a ...
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    Commentary: Victor Cha dropped as pick for Seoul envoy? Highly unnerving for Asia

    That a key contender was dropped because of his views does not bode well for developments on the Korean Peninsula and US foreign policy toward ...
  3. Olympic women's ice hockey

    Commentary: Winter Olympics reveal the embarrassing gap between North and South Korea

    Recent developments at the Pyeongchang Olympic Games including the backlash over the Women's ice hockey team has shown how huge the gap is between ...
  4. South Korean women participating in a protest to urge tech giants including Google, Youtube,

    Commentary: Sexual harassment in South Korea exposes hypocrisy and culture of intimidation

    The epidemic of sexual harassment in South Korea has reached fever peaks this week. One commentator discusses the sexual misconduct allegations ...
  5. Members of K-pop girlband "Red Velvet" pose for a photo before departing for Pyongyang

    Commentary: Do K-pop stars hold the key to moving North Korean leader Kim Jong Un?

    Korean pop group Red Velvet was among the many who performed in Pyongyang last week. Korea Expose’s Steven Borowiec discusses their impact in ...
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    Commentary: A tale of deja vu, two Koreas two decades later, same unaccomplished goals

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in will meet on Friday’s inter-Korean summit, but don’t expect any ...
  7. North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un Kim met South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the border truce

    Commentary: More than personal chemistry needed to change North Korea’s ways

    It appears that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is interested in easing North Korea’s isolation and improving the country’s economy, but bigger ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: A combination photo shows U.S.  President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong

    Commentary: Realisation of realities or deliberate plan? Behind Trump’s decision to axe Singapore summit

    Official contact between the two countries is unusual and Trump's move to write a letter to the leader of North Korea Kim Jong Un is rare, says ...
  9. U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis speaks at the 16th IISS Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore

    Commentary: Many helping hands to the North Korea headache begin work this weekend – in Singapore

    A multilateral approach to the North Korea issue may see a revival in Singapore, on the sidelines of the Shangri-La Dialogue, says one observer.