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North Korea Attacks South Korea

History Shows Pattern In NKorean Attacks

AP | FOSTER KLUG | Posted 05.12.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — Recent Korean history reveals a sobering possibility: It may only be a matter of time before North Korea launches a sudden,...

North Korea, South Korea End Defense Talks Without Progress

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea refused Thursday to hold any more military talks with South Korea, saying Seoul lacks serious intent to improve...

International Criminal Court: North Korea Under Investigation

AP | TOBY STERLING | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

AMSTERDAM — The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court said Monday he has opened an preliminary investigation into possible war crimes b...

US, Japan Begin War Games; China Denounces Drills

AP | ERIC TALMADGE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TOKYO — In an ongoing show of force following a deadly North Korean attack on a front-line island, the U.S. and Japan began one of their biggest-eve...

Two Civilian Deaths Reported In South Korea After Attack

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM and KWANG-TAE KIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

INCHEON, South Korea — South Korea's president vowed Thursday to boost security around islands near the site of a North Korean artillery attack ...

Behind The North Korea Attack: Kim Jong Un's Rise

Time | BILL POWELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Analysts in Seoul said the thread plausibly linking the nuclear revelations and Tuesday's attack in the West Sea is the leadership succession now unde...

South Korea Agrees To 'High Level Defense Talks' With North

AP | KIM KWANG-TAE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea has accepted a North Korean proposal to hold high-level defense talks following months of soaring tensions, a b...

North Korea Restores Key Hotline With South

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — The two Koreas restored an important cross-border communication channel on Wednesday, though South Korea still rejected Nor...

North Korea Warns War Would Bring 'Nuclear Holocaust'

AP | KIM KWANG-TAE and FOSTER KLUG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea welcomed the new year Saturday with a call for better ties with rival South Korea, warning that war "will bring...

South Korea Promises To 'Completely Punish' North

AP | FOSTER KLUG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

POCHEON, South Korea — South Korea mobilized troops, tanks, helicopters and fighter jets for its largest-ever wintertime military drills Thursda...

North Korea 'Won't Hit Back' Over South Korean Drills

AP | FOSTER KLUG and AHN YOUNG-JOON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

YEONPYEONG ISLAND, South Korea — South Korean President Lee Myung-bak gathered his national security leaders for strategic talks Tuesday as troo...

North Korea Warns 'Unpredictable Strikes' Could Be Coming

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea said Saturday it will go ahead with artillery drills on a border island shelled by North Korea last month despi...

South Korea Leader Vows Consequences For 'Ruthless' North Korean Regime

AP | KELLY OLSEN and HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

OSAN AIR BASE, South Korea — As U.S.-South Korean war games continued, the United States and two crucial Asian allies agreed to meet in Washingt...

If It's Not One Thing, It's Another: Obama's Burgeoning Geopolitical Crises

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
William Bradley

Only a few weeks after definitively learning that, yes, it really was "the economy, stupid," Obama has several big new headaches in regards to Korea, Afghanistan, the unending Israeli-Palestinian question, and Russia.

South Korea's Defense Chief Quits In Wake Of Attack

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM and FOSTER KLUG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

YEONPYEONG ISLAND, South Korea — North Korea warned Friday that planned U.S.-South Korean military drills are pushing the peninsula to the brink...

North Korea Bombs South Korea: How Should Seoul Respond? (POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Following North Korea's attack on a South Korean island, the Korean peninsula is on edge with what will happen next in the ongoing confrontation betwe...

Korea Attack: Yeonpyeong Island Shelled By North Korea (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

AP/The Huffington Post | HYUNG-JIN KIM and KWANG-TAE KIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

INCHEON, South Korea — North and South Korea exchanged artillery fire Tuesday after the North shelled an island near their disputed sea border, ...