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."
Japan will continue to ask China to exert pressure on North Korea to abandon its missile and nuclear weapon development programs, the top government spokesman... Japan Today - PoliticsAlso reported by •ANI News
WASHINGTON (AP) - When North Korea fired a ballistic missile into waters between South Korea and Japan, President Donald Trump moved quickly to show U.S.... WorldNews - Front PageAlso reported by •Seattle Times
U. S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Foreign Affairs Minister of South Korea Yun Byung-se, and Foreign Affairs Minister of Japan, Fumio Kishida have condemned... DNA - WorldAlso reported by •Seattle Times
Watch VideoNorth Korea fired a missile toward Japan just days after the U.S. and Japan urged the country to end its missile program.
North Korea's test, which... Newsy - WorldAlso reported by •Zero Hedge