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Reunions Won't Lead to a Breakthrough for Koreas

Andrew Kwon | Posted 11.03.2016 | Home
Andrew Kwon

When the first reunion was organized in 2000, it was a diplomatic milestone symbolizing the end of a long chill between North and South Korea, reaffirming their commitment to reunification. Today, the status quo has evolved so much that the political potency of reunions has all but dissipated.

North, South Korea Military Officials Hold Rare Talks

Reuters | Posted 12.14.2014 | Home

SEOUL, Oct 15 (Reuters) - High-ranking military officials from North and South Korea met on Wednesday to discuss recent border altercations includin...

Is NKorea Using Spy Drones?

Reuters | Posted 06.01.2014 | Home

(Adds details) SEOUL, April 1 (Reuters) - An unmanned drone crashed on a South Korean island near a disputed maritime border with Nort...

NKorea Warns South Of 'Merciless' Strike... Via Fax

Agence France Presse | | Posted 02.18.2014 | Home

North Korea has threatened a "merciless" strike against the South after activists burned effigies of the ruling Kim dynasty on the second anniversary ...

NKorea Accuses SKorean President Of 'Moral Vulgarity'

Agence France Presse | | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home

North Korea accused South Korean President Park Geun-Hye of "moral vulgarity" Wednesday after she suggested she was ready to hold a summit with its le...

NKorea Puts Off Deal To Reunite War-Torn Families

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2013 | Home

By Jane Chung SEOUL, Sept 21 (Reuters) - North Korea on Saturday ordered the indefinite postponement of a scheduled series of reunions...

Koreas Finally Agree To Reopen Joint Industrial Park

Reuters | Posted 10.14.2013 | Home

By Ju-min Park SEOUL, Aug 14 (Reuters) - Rivals North and South Korea agreed on Wednesday to restart a troubled joint industrial park...

Koreas Hold Talks On Joint Industrial Zone

Reuters | Posted 09.05.2013 | Home

By Jack Kim SEOUL, July 6 (Reuters) - North and South Korean officials held talks on Saturday seeking a way to reopen a jointly run i...

SKorean Leader Wants Talks With North On Industrial Park

Agence France Presse | | Posted 07.14.2013 | Home

South Korean President Park Geun-Hye said Tuesday she wants talks with North Korea about removing raw materials and finished products from a joint ind...

NKorea Slams 'Reckless' Arrival Of U.S. Aircraft Carrier

Agence France Presse | | Posted 07.12.2013 | Home

North Korea has criticised the arrival of the US aircraft carrier USS Nimitz in the South for a joint drill as an "extremely reckless" provocation and...

The Smoking Gun In NKorea Nuclear Test Possibly Found

Reuters | Posted 06.23.2013 | Home

By Fredrik Dahl VIENNA, April 23 (Reuters) - Radioactive gases that could have come from North Korea's nuclear test in February have ...

First North, South Korea Meeting In A Year Ends In Tension

Korea Times | Kim Sue-young | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The government will carefully review North Korea's demand for operational changes at a joint industrial complex in the North Korean city of Gaeseong, ...