South Korean Prosecutors Call for Death Penalty for Sewol Captain
October 29, 2014
South Korean Prosecutors Call for Death Penalty for Sewol Captain
Prosecutors are seeking the death sentence in two high-profile cases in South Korea.
South Korean Prosecutors Call for Death Penalty for Sewol Captain
South Korean Politics Drive OPCON Transfer
October 28, 2014
South Korean Politics Drive OPCON Transfer
The issue of operational control in South Korea has long been held prisoner to fickle domestic politics.
South Korean Politics Drive OPCON Transfer
South Korea's Ruling Party Drifts Toward Civil War
October 25, 2014
South Korea's Ruling Party Drifts Toward Civil War
President Park Geun-hye and her Saenuri Party are increasingly at odds.
South Korea's Ruling Party Drifts Toward Civil War
Kerry: Return to Six Party Talks Possible 'in the Next Weeks, Months'
October 25, 2014
Kerry: Return to Six Party Talks Possible 'in the Next Weeks, Months'
Secretary of State John Kerry said the U.S.still wants concrete commitments from Pyongyang before talks resume.
Kerry: Return to Six Party Talks Possible 'in the Next Weeks, Months'
South Korea Scraps 'Christmas Tower' Near North Korean Border
October 24, 2014
South Korea Scraps 'Christmas Tower' Near North Korean Border
North Korea had long seen the tower as a tool of psychological warfare.
South Korea Scraps 'Christmas Tower' Near North Korean Border
North Korea Bans All Tourism Over Ebola Concerns
October 23, 2014
North Korea Bans All Tourism Over Ebola Concerns
“The country’s closed" until further notice, a travel agency specializing in North Korea said.
North Korea Bans All Tourism Over Ebola Concerns
North Korea’s Curious Detainee Release
October 22, 2014
North Korea’s Curious Detainee Release
Why has Pyongyang decided to free Jeffrey Fowle now?
North Korea’s Curious Detainee Release
North Korea Lashes Out as International Criminal Court Threat Looms
October 22, 2014
North Korea Lashes Out as International Criminal Court Threat Looms
A North Korean diplomat strongly rejected accusations that human rights violations are taking place in North Korea.
North Korea Lashes Out as International Criminal Court Threat Looms
South Koreans More Accepting of LGBT Community
October 21, 2014
South Koreans More Accepting of LGBT Community
South Koreans are increasingly accepting of homosexuality.
South Koreans More Accepting of LGBT Community
Kim Jong-un: A Fashion Icon
October 21, 2014
Kim Jong-un: A Fashion Icon
Kim Jong-un's paeki hairstyle is taking North Korea by storm.
Kim Jong-un: A Fashion Icon
North Korea to Engage or Provoke?
October 20, 2014
North Korea to Engage or Provoke?
North Korea’s erratic behavior continues to draw regional diplomatic attention.
North Korea to Engage or Provoke?
South Korea’s Coast Guard Is Here to Stay
October 20, 2014
South Korea’s Coast Guard Is Here to Stay
The recent incident with Chinese fishermen has nullified President Park's pledge to abolish the ROK Coast Guard.
South Korea’s Coast Guard Is Here to Stay
North Korea Says US Trying to ‘Ignite a Nuclear War’
October 19, 2014
North Korea Says US Trying to ‘Ignite a Nuclear War’
North Korea slammed former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta’s new memoir, and said it is ready for nuclear war.
North Korea Says US Trying to ‘Ignite a Nuclear War’
South Korea Is Arming Authoritarians with Tear Gas
October 17, 2014
South Korea Is Arming Authoritarians with Tear Gas
One South Korean company has exported 3.16 million tear gas shells to 24 countries since 2011. Most went to Bahrain.
South Korea Is Arming Authoritarians with Tear Gas
Kim Jong-un Treated by Foreign Doctor
October 16, 2014
Kim Jong-un Treated by Foreign Doctor
A French doctor was flown into North Korea last month to treat Kim Jong-un for a leg injury.
Kim Jong-un Treated by Foreign Doctor
Koreas Hold Rare High-Level Military Dialogue
October 16, 2014
Koreas Hold Rare High-Level Military Dialogue
North and South Korean officials met at a truce village on the border for a high-level meeting.
Koreas Hold Rare High-Level Military Dialogue
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