Biography of the Author Robert E Kelly

Robert E Kelly

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  1. Kim Jong Un at Suchon fertiliser factory (1)

    Commentary: North Korea has been trolling us all this while

    In one week, North Korea went from rumours its leader Kim Jong Un was dead to firing at South Korean guards near the demilitarised zone – and they ...
  2. South Korean President Moon Jae-in casts his absentee ballot at a polling station for parliamentary

    Commentary: Coronavirus? Not a problem for South Korea elections this week

    With control over the outbreak, the COVID-19 pandemic need not take over the agenda or make the vote treacherous, says Robert E Kelly.
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    Commentary: 'BBC Dad' has learnt a thing or two about working from home

    A famous video of madcap mayhem in a home office suddenly has new resonance. Yet with the laughs, expect a long grind, says Robert E Kelly.
  4. QR code feedback channel to be rolled out to 3 more HDB estates | Video
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    QR code feedback channel to be rolled out to 3 more HDB estates | Video

    Residents in three more HDB estates will soon be able to send feedback about issues such as faulty lights and broken fixtures by a scanning a QR ...
  5. South Korean President Moon Jae-in talks to medical workers

    Commentary: Three struggles South Korea faces in arresting COVID-19 outbreak

    The way South Korea has been handling the COVID-19 outbreak will have major political ramifications, says Korea expert Robert E Kelly.
  6. Pictures of the Year

    Commentary: The man who took the biggest bet on North Korea leader Kim Jong Un

    South Korean President Moon Jae-in assumes North Korea can be made into a reliable, good-faith partner. That is a risky bet to take, says Robert E ...
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    Commentary: New spats open all too familiar wounds between South Korea and Japan

    As South Korea and Japan picks a fight, don't expect Washington to care, says Robert E Kelly, professor at the Pusan National University.
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    Commentary: Trump is 0-2 with his on-the-fly diplomacy with North Korea. Best to stop now

    The US president's reliance on his supposed chemistry with Kim Jong Un, and last minute summit preparations have failed, says Robert E Kelly.
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    Commentary: What would Seoul look like if Park Geun-hye wasn't impeached?

    President Moon Jae-in is determined to deepens and reinforce civilian authority over security forces, which is a healthy exercise of democracy in ...
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    Commentary: After the Trump-Kim summit, all eyes on South Korea now

    Now is South Korean President Moon Jae-in's chance to test outreach to North Korea, says Korean politics expert Robert E Kelly.