South Korea has provided its largest food and aid donation since 2008 to UN aid programs in North Korea, officials said on Wednesday, amid warnings that millions of dollars more is needed to make up for food shortages.
CBC News. Wed, 19 Jun 2019 05:01:52 EDT.
Russia and China have blocked the UN Security Council from declaring that North Korea breached the annual limit for importing refined petroleum products which are key for its economy.
Irish Independent. Wed, 19 Jun 2019 08:22:15 +0100.
U.N. diplomats say Russia and China have blocked the U.N. Security Council committee monitoring sanctions against North Korea from declaring that Pyongyang breached the annual limit for importing refined petroleum products.
Edith M. Lederer. Fox News. Wed, 19 Jun 2019 03:30:56 GMT.
The leaders are scheduled to meet on Thursday, according to Chinese and North Korean news agencies. The visit comes after stalled negotiations with President Trump.
Sasha Ingber. NPR. Mon, 17 Jun 2019 12:51:36 -0400.
The magnitude 1.3 quake took place in the Chinese city of Hunchun at 19:38pm local time today with a focal depth of zero metres, reported China seismic network.
Daily Mail. Mon, 17 Jun 2019 14:57:58 GMT.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - The blasts detonated far from the bustling megacities of Asia, but the attack this week on two tankers in the strategic Strait of Hormuz hits at the heart of this region's oil-import-dependent economies. ...
Foster Klug. Washington Times. Fri, 14 Jun 2019 06:03:33 -0400.
SEOUL, South Korea — The Pentagon has told the White House to stop politicizing the military, amid a furor over a Trump administration order to have the Navy ship named for the late Sen. ...
Lolita C. Baldor. Washington Times. Sun, 02 Jun 2019 06:08:17 -0400.
Several foreign ministry workers were reportedly executed after being charged with spying for US
Alessio Perrone. The Independent. Sat, 01 Jun 2019 10:12:36 GMT.
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.