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Panmunjom

Who May I Ask Is Calling?

Francis Levy | Posted 09.02.2014 | Comedy
Francis Levy

The Times ran a piece about life in the guardhouse at Panmunjom ("High Tension and a Cold Shoulder at Border of Two Koreas," NYT, 6/26/14). One Lt. ...

From Bloody Nose Ridge to the Valley of Death

Mike Arkus | Posted 02.05.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

If and when North Korea's Kumgangsan (Diamond Mountain) resort opens again for foreign visitors, you can actually move through the most heavily fortified border to a scene of spectacular beauty.

North, South Korea Agree To Hold Talks This Week

AP | FOSTER KLUG and YOUKYUNG LEE | Posted 08.09.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — North and South Korea agreed early Monday to hold senior-level talks this week in Seoul, a breakthrough of sorts to ease te...

North Korea Says It Must Bolster Nuclear Capability To Cope With 'Hostile' U.S. Policy

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea threatened Monday to bolster its nuclear capability in a new – though unspecified – way to cope wit...