• Friday, Jan 18, 2019
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North Korea diplomat in Italy 'missing'...

North Korea diplomat in Italy 'missing'...

East Asia

Thu, Jan 3 2019

The diplomat, Jo Song Gil, disappeared with his wife after leaving the embassy without notice in early...

Kim Jong Un warns of change in direction...

Kim Jong Un warns of change in direction...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 1 2019

Kim and Trump vowed to work towards denuclearisation and build 'lasting and stable' peace at...

Kim Jong Un sent message to Trump on...

Kim Jong Un sent message to Trump on...

East Asia

Mon, Dec 31 2018

On Sunday, the office of South Korea's President Moon Jae-in said Kim had sent a letter to his counterpart...

Koreas' bid to reconnect rail, road...

Koreas' bid to reconnect rail, road...

East Asia

Wed, Dec 26 2018

The two sides will conduct additional joint surveys and design work that could take one or two years...

South Korea denies radar lock on Japanese...

South Korea denies radar lock on Japanese...

East Asia

Mon, Dec 24 2018

On Friday, Japan's defence minister said a South Korean destroyer had locked its targeting radar...

Thousand Koreans sue govt over wartime...

Thousand Koreans sue govt over wartime...

East Asia

Thu, Dec 20 2018

A group of 1,103 former forced labourers and their families said it had filed a lawsuit demanding the...

North Korea condemns US sanctions, warns...

North Korea condemns US sanctions, warns...

East Asia

Sun, Dec 16 2018

North Korea's foreign ministry said in a statement that Washington had taken 'sanctions measures...

Security, free speech in focus as Seoul...

Security, free speech in focus as Seoul...

East Asia

Fri, Dec 14 2018

Opposing groups have also been vocal in wanting to welcome Kim and calling for more engagement with the...

US think tank: 13 undeclared missile...

US think tank: 13 undeclared missile...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Nov 13 2018

None of the missile bases has been acknowledged by North Korea and analysts say an accurate disclosure...

No-fly zone, military drill ban near...

No-fly zone, military drill ban near...

World

Thu, Nov 1 2018

North Korea has also taken steps toward the pact, such as covering artillery deployed along the skirmish-prone...

South Korea Supreme Court allows ‘conscientious...

South Korea Supreme Court allows ‘conscientious...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Nov 1 2018

The full-bench decision overturns about five decades of precedents that punished conscientious objectors...

Two Koreas, UN forces agree to remove...

Two Koreas, UN forces agree to remove...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 23 2018

The two Koreas have been removing landmines around the area as part of the agreement and they confirmed...

Two Koreas remove landmines at tense...

Two Koreas remove landmines at tense...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Oct 1 2018

There was no immediate confirmation from North Korea that its troops had begun the process

Kim hugs Moon as inter-Korean summit...

Kim hugs Moon as inter-Korean summit...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Sep 18 2018

Kim greeted Moon with hugs and handshakes as the South Korean leader landed in the North's capital...

Hopes rise as two Koreas open joint...

Hopes rise as two Koreas open joint...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Sep 15 2018

South Korea had hoped to open the office by August but it was delayed when denuclearization talks between...

Analysts: North Korea preparing toned-down...

Analysts: North Korea preparing toned-down...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Sep 1 2018

Analysts said that short-range ballistic missile is based on the Russian Iskander missile but also shares...

North Korea urges US to drop sanctions...

North Korea urges US to drop sanctions...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Aug 6 2018

North Korea's propaganda websites on Monday also urged the United States to drop sanctions and build...

Two Koreas discuss reducing military...

'North Korea developing new...

World

Tue, Jul 31 2018

The Washington Post reported Monday that North Korea appeared to be building one or two new liquid-fuelled...

UN aid chief: Clear evidence of humanitarian...

UN aid chief: Clear evidence of humanitarian...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jul 11 2018

About 20% of children in North Korea suffer from malnutrition, highlighting the need for more funding...

Bolton discusses one-year plan for North...

Bolton discusses one-year plan for North...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jul 2 2018

Last week, a website run by the Johns Hopkins University, said satellite imagery showed the North had...

KCNA: North Korea, China discuss true...

KCNA: North Korea, China discuss true...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jun 20 2018

The visit follows his Singapore summit, where Kim and Trump reaffirmed a commitment to work towards complete...