The Trump administration's special envoy for North Korea is heading to South Korea this week amid growing uncertainty over the future of direct talks between Washington and Pyongyang, the State Department said Tuesday.
Matthew Lee. Fox News. Tue, 18 Dec 2018 16:34:09 GMT.
South Korea unveiled a policy package to support its embattled car parts makers industry that includes providing financial support worth over 3.5 trillion won ($3.10 billion) and encouraging the use of electric cars.
Reuters. Mon, 17 Dec 2018 22:35:13 -0500.
Japan plans its first aircraft carrier and big increases in defense spending and weapons capability, according to defense guidelines that cite the need to counter threats from North Korea and China and other vulnerabilities
ABC News. Mon, 17 Dec 2018 21:54:55 -0500.
Pyongyang residents bowing before the statues of late North Korean leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il during National Memorial Day on Mansu Hill in Pyongyang yesterday. ...
Straits Times. Tue, 18 Dec 2018 05:00:00 +0800.
The North's warning came days after the Treasury Department imposed fresh sanctions on three top officials, including Choe Ryong Hae - who is seen as Kim Jong Un's right-hand man.
Yahoo. Mon, 17 Dec 2018 05:04:05 -0500.
North Korea threatened Sunday to kill any progress toward denuclearization if the Trump administration continues to increase sanctions pressure and criticize human rights abuses by leader Kim Jong-un's regime. ...
Guy Taylor. Washington Times. Sun, 16 Dec 2018 13:31:14 -0500.
Officers from North and South Korea shake hands at the Demilitarized Zone that divides the two countries during an on-site inspection of guard posts that each side had removed as part of measures to reduce tensions.In other ...
New Zealand Herald. Fri, 14 Dec 2018 15:40:06 +1200.
A Canadian citizen in China that Canada lost contact with after he was questioned by Chinese authorities has been identified as Michael P. Spavor, the founder of a company that arranges cultural exchanges with North Korea
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Wed, 12 Dec 2018 17:35:08 EST.
BEIJING (AP) - North Korea's foreign minister said his country remains committed to ending its nuclear weapons program in talks Friday with his Chinese counterpart, according to China's foreign ministry. ...
Christopher Bodeen. Washington Times. Fri, 07 Dec 2018 01:09:11 -0500.
Satellite images reveal tunneling and other construction activity at two sites near the Chinese border that are believed to house long-range missiles that could in theory reach the United States.
Geoff Brumfiel. NPR. Wed, 05 Dec 2018 18:30:21 -0500.
North Korea has expanded a long-range missile base in the country's mountainous interior in defiance of its stated commitment to denuclearize, according to new satellite images, CNN reported Wednesday.
Newsmax. Wed, 05 Dec 2018 16:37:09 EDT.
The Korean Peninsula, located in northeast Asia, comprises the states
of North Korea and South Korea.
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea, also known as North Korea, is
located in the northern part of the peninsula. North Korea's
capital city is Pyongyang, and its national currency is the
(North Korean) Won. Korean is the country's official language, and
in 2007, the estimated population of North Korea was 23,302,000.
For more news and information about North Korea, visit the official
The Republic of Korea, also known as South Korea, is located in the
southern part of the peninsula. South Korea's capital city is
Seoul, and its national currency is the (South Korean) Won.
Korean is the nation's official language, and in 2007, South Korea's
population was estimated at 49,045,000. For more news and
information about South Korea, visit the official
Republic of Korea website.