26.02.2021

South Korea would benefit from joining a Quad+

CSIS (Center for Strategic and International Studies), 26 February 2020
By Ramon Pacheco Pardo

 

The time has come for South Korea to take the leap and join an expanded Quad, or Quad+. The tangible and potential benefits of such a decision outweigh any possible negative effects. Above all, joining a Quad+ would strengthen the role of South Korea in regional and global affairs, potentially helping provide extra support for Seoul to achieve its foreign policy goals.