Seoul Bureau Chief @WSJ. Tweets on N. Korea, S. Korea, Samsung and K-pop. Formerly of New York and Hong Kong bureaus.
Swedish foreign minister to Chinese ambassador: Be very careful with your boxing metaphors.
Breaking: K-pop boy band BTS is scheduled to perform and give a three-minute speech in front of top officials and heads of state at the United Nations General Assembly in New York next week, KBS reports, citing unnamed sources.
South Korea's largest-circulation newspaper this morning: "Angry Whites Overturn America"
Just FYI, satellite imagery suggests N. Korea is continuing to upgrade its nuclear enrichment facility. @38NorthNK
The power of the BTS fandom: After T-shirt controversy, an ambitious examination of what happened, what didn't and how it played out—by "ordinary BTS fans who believe in the power of knowledge and discussion."
No Tillerson? No problem. S. Korea's foreign minister, originally scheduled to meet Rex in Washington, will meet Ivanka instead.