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Moon's nuclear diplomacy a 'dangerous gamble': analysts

Seoul - South Korean President Moon Jae-in has embarked on a "dangerous gamble", analysts said, after he secured only minimal concessions from Kim Jong Un to reboot the North's nuclear negotiations with Washington.

Two Koreas' leaders in mountain show of unity

Seoul - Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae-in visited the spiritual birthplace of the Korean nation Thursday for a show of unity after their North-South summit gave new momentum to Pyongyang's negotiations with Washington.

N. Korea's Kim to visit Seoul, shut missile site

Seoul - North Korea's Kim Jong Un agreed to make a historic visit to Seoul soon and close a missile testing site in front of international inspectors at a summit with the South's President Moon Jae-in in Pyongyang Wednesday.

S. Korea's Moon seeks nuclear agreement with Kim at summit

Seoul - South Korean President Moon Jae-in and the North's leader Kim Jong Un opened a new round of talks at a summit in Pyongyang on Wednesday with the North Korean nuclear arsenal high on the agenda, but Seoul warned they may not reach an agreement.

S. Korean leader and North's Kim hold summit talks

Seoul - South Korea's president and the North's leader Kim Jong Un drove together through the streets of Pyongyang Tuesday past thousands of cheering citizens before opening a summit where Moon Jae-in will seek to reboot stalled denuclearisation talks between ...

Moon flies to Pyongyang for third inter-Korean summit

Seoul - South Korean President Moon Jae-in left for Pyongyang Tuesday for his third summit with Kim Jong Un as he seeks to reboot stalled denuclearisation talks between North Korea and the United States.

Parallel lives: opposites and echoes either side of Korea's DMZ

Seoul - On either side of the Demilitarized Zone that divides the Koreas, a soldier stares at the camera, the emblematic blue huts of the truce village of Panmunjom behind him.

Denuclearisation to top Moon's Pyongyang agenda

Seoul - Denuclearisation will be high on the agenda for this week's inter-Korean summit in Pyongyang, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday on the eve of his third meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Samsung heir in South Korea's delegation to North: Seoul

Seoul - The heir to the Samsung empire and the leaders of several other South Korean conglomerates will go to Pyongyang this week for an inter-Korean summit, Seoul announced Sunday.

Moon seeks to break nuclear deadlock at Pyongyang summit

Seoul - South Korean President Moon Jae-in travels to Pyongyang this week for his third summit with Kim Jong Un, looking to break the deadlock in nuclear talks between North Korea and the United States.

In the Name of the Father: unholy row over Seoul church inheritance

Seoul - One of the world's largest presbyterian churches has been engulfed by an unholy row after its pastor sought to pass the super-rich South Korean institution into the control of his son.

Two Koreas open joint liaison office in North

Wolgot - North and South Korea opened a joint liaison office in the Northern city of Kaesong on Friday as they knit closer ties ahead of President Moon Jae-in's visit to Pyongyang next week.

Two Koreas open joint liaison office in North: pool report

Wolgot - North and South Korea opened a joint liaison office in the Northern city of Kaesong on Friday as they knit closer ties ahead of President Moon Jae-in's visit to Pyongyang next week.

N. Korea 'willing to denuclearise', Moon says

Seoul - North Korea is "willing to denuclearise" and the US is prepared to end hostile relations, President Moon Jae-in said Thursday as he struck an upbeat tone ahead of his third meeting with Kim Jong Un next week.

S. Korea to propose joint Olympics with North at summit: minister

Seoul - South Korea plans to propose a joint hosting of the 2032 Summer Olympics with North Korea at next week's summit in Pyongyang, sports minister Do Jong-hwan said Wednesday, according to a Yonhap report.

New joint liaison office will 'advance inter-Korean relations'

Seoul - North and South Korea will open a joint liaison office this week to improve cross-border communications and exchanges, Seoul said Wednesday.

S. Korea students gain weight 'to dodge military service'

Seoul - Twelve inventive South Korean college students deliberately made themselves overweight to dodge mandatory military service, a branch of the armed forces in Seoul said Tuesday.

S. Korea's Moon urges 'bold decision' from Trump and Kim

Seoul - South Korean President Moon Jae-in called for a "bold decision" by US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on denuclearisation Tuesday as the White House said it was planning another summit with Pyongyang.

UN Command head talks to N.Koreans about troop remains

Washington - UN military officials have met with North Korean counterparts to discuss the repatriation of additional remains of troops killed during the Korean War, US officials said Monday.

N. Korea in focus as Putin to meet Asian leaders

Vladivostok - Nuclear-armed North Korea will be in the spotlight as Russia's Vladimir Putin begins meetings with Asian leaders Monday, aiming to drive regional diplomacy as a push backed by Donald Trump appears to stall.

S. Korea reports first MERS case in three years

Seoul - South Korea reported its first case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) in three years, health officials said on Saturday.

Split approach on divided Korean peninsula

Seoul - Seoul and Washington are moving apart -- even heading in different directions -- on nuclear-armed North Korea, analysts say, putting at risk the diplomatic process on the peninsula.

Two Koreas to hold summit as Kim renews denuclearisation pledge

Seoul - The leaders of the two Koreas will hold a summit in Pyongyang in September, Seoul said Thursday, as Kim Jong Un renewed his commitment to the denuclearisation of the flashpoint peninsula.

Black Venus — the South Korean spy who met Kim Jong Il

Seoul - Before meeting North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, Southern spy "Black Venus" was told to stay up late, shower, and dress neatly. He also hid a micro recorder in his penis.

South Korean envoy meets Kim in Pyongyang amid nuclear deadlock

Seoul - A high-level South Korean delegation met with Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang on Wednesday, as Seoul plans a new summit with the North Korean leader to break a deadlock in denuclearisation talks.

Trump wishes 'success' of inter-Korean summit: Seoul

Seoul - US President Donald Trump expressed his hopes for the "success" of the next inter-Korean summit, Seoul said Tuesday, even as relations grow cooler between Washington and Pyongyang.

S. Korea team to fly North to discuss summit details

Seoul - A high-level South Korean delegation will fly to North Korea this week to discuss arrangements for an inter-Korean summit there this month, as relations grow cooler between Washington and Pyongyang.

Caffeine hit: South Korea bans coffee in schools

Seoul - Students and teachers in South Korea will need to find new ways of staying alert through the long school day, after the government said Friday it will ban coffee sales in schools.

Pompeo talks N.Korea 'next steps' with Seoul, Tokyo

Washington - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke with counterparts in South Korea and Japan last week to discuss "next steps" with North Korea, as his trip to Pyongyang was scrapped, officials said Monday.

S. Korea working-age population falls for first time

Seoul - The number of people of working age in Asia's fourth-largest economy fell for the first time ever last year, South Korea's official statistics agency said Monday.
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