Tag: South Korea

staffMarch 16, 2018

S. Korea, US to scale down military drills: report

SEOUL – South Korea and the United States will scale down and shorten annual joint military exercises in light of ...

staffMarch 1, 2018

South Korean businesses join curling craze

In South Korea’s sudden craze for curling, it really is all in a name. Free flights and baseball tickets are ...

staffFebruary 9, 2018

North and South Korea heads of state meet, shake hands

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and the North’s ceremonial head of state Kim Yong Nam met and shook hands Friday ...

staffJanuary 2, 2018

S Korea offers Olympics talks with North

South Korea has offered high-level talks with North Korea on 9 January to discuss its possible participation in the 2018 ...

staffDecember 27, 2017

Comfort women deal with Japan ignored victims, says S Korea

South Korea’s foreign ministry has said a 2015 deal with Japan to compensate forced World War Two sex slaves failed ...

staffNovember 4, 2017

Trump embarks on marathon tour of Asia

US President Donald Trump has embarked on an 11-day trip to Asia during which he will visit . It will ...

staffAugust 14, 2017

North Korea leader in plea to avoid war

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has called on his US allies to help prevent a war, amid worsening tension over ...

staffAugust 9, 2017

South Koreans say war with North Korea unlikely

A verbal warning from U.S. President Donald Trump threatening “fire and fury” against North Korea, and subsequent remarks from Pyongyang ...

staffJuly 17, 2017

South Korea proposes rare talks with North

South Korea has proposed holding military talks with the North, after weeks of heightened tension following Pyongyang’s long-range missile test. ...

staffMay 10, 2017

South Korea’s new leader willing to visit North

South Korea’s new leader Moon Jae-in has been sworn in, vowing to address the economy and relations with the North ...