A group of children entered the main temple of Korean Buddhism’s Chogye Order to experience a monk’s life for a month to celebrate Buddha’s birthday on May 10. On Monday, they were to be found examining smart phones at SK Telecom Ubiquitous Museum in Seoul.
Jon Meacham talks with Charles Armstrong, director of the Center for Korean Research at Columbia University, about the recent flare-up between North and South Korea.
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North Korea abruptly canceled a meeting scheduled for today to discuss the sinking of a South Korean warship. But the U.S. Secretaries of State and Defense will have to address the thorny issue at a meeting on the peninsula later this month.
South Korean leaders said on Thursday that they were preparing for a possible hostage situation at a joint industrial park in North Korea.
South Korea bans trade and sea access, prepares military defense with U.S. support.
North Korean leaders lashed out at the international community Thursday after a report found that the regime had attacked a South Korean warship in March.