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Korea: Region in East Asia
Korea is a region in East Asia consisting of the Korean Peninsula, Jeju Island, and several minor islands near the peninsula. Korea has been divided since 1948 between two distinct sovereign states, North Korea and South Korea. Korea is bordered by Russia to the northeast, China to the northwest, and neighbours Japan to the east via the Korea Strait and the Sea of Japan.

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South Korea says pushing ahead with North Korea engagement despite stalled talks

Inter-Korean cooperation doesn't necessarily have to wait for the United States' denuclearization talks with North Korea to progress, South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha said on Tuesday after..
Reuters - Published

S. Korean president vows to build peace community on Korean Peninsula

s. korean president vows to build peace community on korean peninsula
SEOUL, Jan. 2 (Xinhua) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in vowed Thursday to build a peace community of co-existence and prosperity on the Korean Peninsula this year. Moon made the remarks during a..
WorldNews - Published

Videos for Korea


BTS announces 2020 World Tour [Video]BTS announces 2020 World Tour

The Map of the Soul Tour will take the band to North America, Europe, Canada, Korea and Japan.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:50Published

Trump Doubts Kim Jong Un Will Break Denuclearization Deal [Video]Trump Doubts Kim Jong Un Will Break Denuclearization Deal

President Donald Trump said he did not expect North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to break his promise. According to Reuters, Korea has a self-declared moratorium on intercontinental ballistic missile and..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

S. Korea's Moon wants North to return to talks [Video]S. Korea's Moon wants North to return to talks

There is a "desperate need" for practical ways to improve ties with North Korea, the South's President Moon said on Tuesday, adding that he was ready to meet with the reclusive leader in Pyongyang..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:08Published

North Korea's state TV airs video of Kim riding horse at Mount Paektu [Video]North Korea's state TV airs video of Kim riding horse at Mount Paektu

North Korea's state-run television KRT on Thursday (January 2) broadcast a new video of leader Kim Jong Un riding white horse at a sacred mountain with his aides in late 2019.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:07Published

U.S. promises to act if North Korea delivers 'Christmas gift' [Video]U.S. promises to act if North Korea delivers 'Christmas gift'

The United States would be very disappointed if North Korea tested a long-range or nuclear missile and would take appropriate action as a leading military and economic power, White House national..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:36Published

North Korea warns the U.S. over human rights comments [Video]North Korea warns the U.S. over human rights comments

North Korea criticized the United States for taking issue with its human rights record on Saturday, saying Washington's "verbal abuse" would only aggravate the already tense situation on the Korean..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:02Published

 

Korean President Moon Jae In heads to Chengdu for Pyongyang talks

korean president moon jae in heads to chengdu for pyongyang talks
South Korean President Moon Jae In waves at Seoul Air Base in Seongnam, just south of Seoul, today before leaving for China to attend a trilateral summit with Chinese and Japanese leaders. South Korean..
WorldNews - Published

North Korea warns U.S. could 'pay dearly' for human rights criticism

North Korea lashed back at the United States for taking issue with its human rights record on Saturday, saying Washington's "verbal abuse" would only aggravate tensions on the Korean Peninsula, state..
Reuters - Published

U.S. envoy meets second senior China diplomat as North Korea tensions rise

Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Le Yucheng met with U.S. special envoy for North Korea Stephen Biegun on Friday, China's foreign ministry said, Biegun's second high-level meeting in Beijing in two days..
Reuters - Published

U.S., China vow to keep communicating on N. Korea nuclear issue

u.s., china vow to keep communicating on n. korea nuclear issue
Top U.S. envoy for North Korea Stephen Biegun and his Chinese counterpart agreed Thursday that the two countries will continue communicating on North Korean issues, with a year-end deadline set by..
WorldNews - Published

China repeats call for restraint as North Korea tensions build

China repeated its call for restraint and compromise on Thursday amid growing tensions in the Korean Peninsula, as renewed provocations from Pyongyang stoke fears it will break off talks with..
Reuters - Published

North Korea says U.S. responsible if diplomacy over Korea peninsula breaks down

The United States will be held responsible if the opportunity for diplomacy over the Korean peninsula issue is lost, North Korea's vice foreign minister was quoted as saying by the South's Yonhap news..
Reuters - Published

Brazil end winless streak with 3-0 Korea victory

brazil end winless streak with 3-0 korea victory
Brazil can look forward to an abundance of hope following their 3-0 win over Korea Republic in their sixth and final match of the Brazil Global Tour on Tuesday. Tite’s Samba Boys scored through three..
WorldNews - Published

South Korea proposes talks with North to discuss Mt Kumgang resort

South Korea proposed talks with North Korea on how to handle the North's Mt Kumgang resort, once a rare example of cooperation between the Koreas, which Pyongyang wants removed amid frayed ties,..
Reuters - Published

North Korea tells South Korea it wants 'shabby' Mt Kumgang resort rebuilt

North Korea has notified Seoul that it wants to discuss the rebuilding of facilities constructed by South Korea at the North's Mount Kumgang resort, an important symbol of cooperation between the..
Reuters - Published

North Korea says U.S., South Korea must present new solutions for conflict

The United States and South Korea must produce new solutions for the current standoff on the Korean Peninsula, a senior North Korean military official said on Monday, warning that hostile policies..
Reuters - Published

The cataclysm that created a Korean icon

the cataclysm that created a korean icon
North Korea has carried out six nuclear tests, but by far the greatest explosion ever seen on the peninsula took place more than 1,000 years ago and created the stark, serene beauty of Mount Paektu...
WorldNews - Published

Deadly fungus native to Japan and Korea found in Cairns

A deadly fungus native to Japan and Korea, which can shrink a person's brain and cause organ failure, has been found growing in Far North Queensland.
SBS - Published

Deadly fungus found in Far North Qld

A deadly fungus native to Japan and Korea, which can shrink a person's brain and cause organ failure, has been found growing in Far North Queensland.
SBS - Published

N. Korea to Trump: Make ‘bold decision’ to revive diplomacy

n. korea to trump: make ‘bold decision’ to revive diplomacy
North Korea accused the United States on Friday of doing nothing to implement issues agreed on at summits between U.S. President Donald Trump and the country's leader, Kim Jong Un, ......
WorldNews - Published

How the power of 'nunchi' could change your life

Author Euny Hong tells us about her new book, "The Power of Nunchi". Describing it as a Korean "superpower", she says nunchi is the power to read a room in seconds, to gauge people's thoughts and..
France 24 - Published

Dennis Rodman, who hangs with Trump and Kim, says Korea peace deal 'could still work'

Former U.S. basketball star Dennis Rodman, one of a handful of Westerners to have met North Korean head of state Kim Jong Un, and a friend of U.S. President Donald Trump, said on Monday he thought the..
Reuters - Published

N. Korea tests new 'super-large' multiple rocket launcher

n. korea tests new 'super-large' multiple rocket launcher
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Sunday leader Kim Jong Un supervised the test-firing of a "newly developed super-large multiple rocket launcher," another demonstration of its expanding..
WorldNews - Published

Japan's Kono wants progress in resolving wartime labor feud with Seoul

Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono on Wednesday said he wanted to see progress toward resolving a feud with South Korea over compensating Korean wartime workers that has put a deep chill on ties..
Reuters - Published

North Korea fires missiles, derides South Korea's Moon as 'impudent'

North Korea launched at least two short-range ballistic missiles on Friday, South Korea's military said, shortly after Pyongyang described South Korea's president as "impudent" and vowed that..
Reuters - Published

North Korea fires projectiles, rejects South Korea's dialogue pledge

north korea fires projectiles, rejects south korea's dialogue pledge
SEOUL: North Korea launched at least two projectiles into the sea on Friday, South Korea's military said, shortly after Pyongyang described South Korea's president as "impudent" and vowed that..
WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters

North Korea launches projectiles into sea, spurns future talks with South Korea

North Korea launched at least two projectiles into the sea on Friday, South Korea's military said, shortly after Pyongyang described South Korea's president as "impudent" and vowed that inter-Korean..
France 24 - Published

Moon offers olive branch to Japan

moon offers olive branch to japan
President Moon Jae-in delivers a speech during a ceremony to mark the 74th anniversary of the Korean Peninsula's liberation from Japanese colonial rule at the Independence Hall of Korea in Cheonan,..
WorldNews - Published

North Korea says no inter-Korean talks unless South Korea, U.S. end military drills

There will not be inter-Korean talks unless South Korea and the United States end joint military exercises that set North Korea as an "enemy," a senior official at Pyongyang's foreign ministry said on..
Reuters - Published

Japan, led by less apologetic generation, stays tough in South Korea feud

When Yohei Kono made a landmark 1993 apology to "comfort women", many of them Koreans, forced to work in wartime military brothels, Japan's then chief cabinet secretary spoke for a moderate..
Reuters - Published

Pentagon chief says U.S. will not ‘overreact’ to N. Korean missile launches

pentagon chief says u.s. will not ‘overreact’ to n. korean missile launches
U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Tuesday that the United States will not overreact to a series of missiles launches by North Korea in recent weeks and would keep the door open to talks with..
WorldNews - Published

N. Korea fires projectiles twice into sea amidst ire over US-S. Korean joint military exercises

North Korea on Tuesday continued to ramp up its weapons demonstrations by firing unidentified projectiles twice into the sea while lashing out at the United States and South Korea for continuing their..
France 24 - Published

N. Korea fires projectiles for third time in 8 days, South says

Seoul says they appeared to be short-range ballistic missiles; Pyongyang is seen as ramping up pressure over stalled nukes talks
CBS News - Published

North Korean Missile Test: Observers Scramble to Identify Mystery Weapons That May Be Modeled on Russian Technology

north korean missile test: observers scramble to identify mystery weapons that may be modeled on russian technology
North Korea conducted a fresh short-range missile tests on Wednesday, its second such launch in less than a week as Pyongyang tries to exert pressure on Washington and Seoul before major military..
WorldNews - Published

North Korea fires two missiles less than a week after last test

North Korea fired two more missiles overnight, casting new doubt on President Trump’s push to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula. This is its second missile launch in less than a week. CBS News has..
CBS News - Published

North Korea fires multiple projectiles - S Korean media

The unidentified projectiles were launched off North Korea's east coast, reports say.
BBC News - Published

North Korean boat crosses maritime border with South Korea; vessel, crewmen taken to Seoul's military port for investigation

N Korean boat with three crewmen crossed the de facto maritime border with S Korean and has been towed to a port. The wooden vessel crossed the Northern Limit Line in the East Sea, also known as the..
Firstpost - Published

N Korea missile launch a 'sombre warning' to S Korea

Kim Jong-un says a new tactical guided weapons system was tested on Thursday.
BBC News - Published

Russia accuses N. Korea of detaining fishing boat and crew: RIA

Russia on Wednesday accused North Korea of illegally detaining one of its fishing vessels and said it would freeze talks with Pyongyang on fisheries cooperation until the issue was resolved, the RIA..
Reuters - Published

Russia wants probe on alleged S Korean airspace violation

russia wants probe on alleged s korean airspace violation
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Russia wants an investigation into a South Korean announcement that one of its military planes violated South Korea's airspace, a senior lawmaker said Wednesday citing,..
WorldNews - Published

North Korean media slams Japan for imposing trade restrictions against Seoul, accuses Tokyo of "destroying peace" in Korean Peninsula

North Korea's state media has slammed Japan for its recent trade restrictions against Seoul over wartime slavery disputes.
Firstpost - Published

Soccer-North and South Korea to face off in World Cup qualifying

soccer-north and south korea to face off in world cup qualifying
KUALA LUMPUR — South Korea and North Korea will face off in the second round of Asia’s qualifying tournament for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar after the draw was made on Wednesday. The two Koreas –..
WorldNews - Published

After nearly 70 years, a Pennsylvania farm boy killed in Korea will be coming home

Pfc. Earl Markle went missing in action in Korea in 1950. Finally, his body has been identified, and he will be coming home.
USATODAY.com - Published

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