I write about North Korea. Opened AP's news bureau in Pyongyang in 2012, now a Global Fellow @TheWilsonCenter.

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Jean H. Lee is a journalist and a Seoul-based Global Fellow with the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, D.C.

Lee is a former Associated Press bureau chief who led the news agency’s coverage of the Korean Peninsula from 2008 to 2013. In 2011, she became the first Amer...

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RT @dannyrrussel: I look fwd to moderating @AsiaPolicy panel on China-North Korea relations w/@Dalzell60 @DrJohnSPark next Thursday,… https://t.co/z4UQAVThsb
RT @TheWilsonCenter: #NorthKorea has offered to send a troupe of 230 cheerleaders to the #Olympics2018. But why have they done it? Here'… https://t.co/66xPYJO4QE
Li has since become an advocate for the disabled in #NorthKorea. Her passion is personal: She told me her son has cerebral palsy. #sportsdiplomacy #DPRK #Olympics #Paralymics
I met #NorthKorea table tennis star Li Pun Hui in 2012 & asked her about the historic pairing with #SouthKorea’s Hyun Jung-hwa in 1991. Her response was emotional.  http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/sdut-ex-nkorean-star-recalls-ping-pong-diplomacy-2012jul12-story.html  #sportsdiplomacy #tabletennis #Olympics #Paralympics
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