Friday, 2 December 2016 South Korea and Japan Friday announced their own fresh, unilateral sanctions on North Korea as their nuclear-armed neighbor warned of retaliation against toughened U.N. sanctions for the nuclear and missile tests it conducted this year. It’s still unclear if and how much the South Korean and Japanese measures will sting North Korea, which has been under multiple rounds of U.N. sanctions for years. Trade and exchange programs between the rival Koreas also largely remain...
Dec.09 -- South Korean President Park Geun-hye was impeached by parliament on Friday over an influence-peddling scandal that has shaken Asia's fourth-largest economy. Bloomberg's Rosalind Chin reports on "Bloomberg Markets: European Open."
Two days ago, Japan’s Asahi Shimbun newspaper reported that former South Korean President Park Geun-hye had made plans to assassinate North Korean leader Kim... Zero Hedge - MarketsAlso reported by •ANI News •WorldNews
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