South Korea

Dreamstime
January 08, 2018 - 7:53 pm
South Korean media say North and South Korea have begun talks at their border about how to cooperate in next month's Winter Olympics and how to improve their long-strained ties. Yonhap news agency reported that the first talks between the rivals in about two years began as scheduled Tuesday morning...
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Dreamstime
January 01, 2018 - 12:50 am
TOKYO (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Monday the United States should be aware that his country's nuclear forces are now a reality, not a threat. But he also struck a conciliatory tone in his New Year's address, wishing success for the Winter Olympics set to begin in the South in...
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Dreamstime
December 20, 2017 - 9:18 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's military fired 20 rounds of warning shots Thursday as North Korean soldiers approached a borderline after their comrade defected to South Korea, officials said. South Korean media reported there were sounds of gunfire from the North after South Korea's...
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Dreamstime
November 15, 2017 - 4:13 am
South Korea says it will deport an American man detained for allegedly attempting to cross the mine-strewn border into North Korea. The man, about 59 and from Louisiana, was caught on Monday for entering a civilian-controlled area just south of the 4-kilometer (2 1/2-mile) -wide Demilitarized Zone...
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