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World Jun 18What China, North Korea are looking to achieve with summit
Here's a look at what both countries' leaders may be trying to achieve with the first visit to Pyongyang of a Chinese leader in 14 years.
World May 307 dead, 21 missing after South Korean tour boat sinks in Hungary
A South Korean group on a package tour of Europe were on an hour-long sightseeing tour of Budapest when their boat collided with a Viking cruise ship amid a downpour Wednesday evening.
World May 28UN reveals rights abuses, bribery at North Korean markets
Officials are able to extort money and other favors from people working at the informal markets by using the threat of arrest and detention, a U.N. report indicates.
World May 09North Korea fires 2 suspected short-range missiles
The test was the North's second weapons launch in the last five days and a possible warning that nuclear disarmament talks with Washington could be in danger.
World May 04North Korea fires several short-range projectiles into sea
North Korea on Saturday fired several unidentified short-range projectiles into the sea off its eastern coast, the South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff said, a likely sign of Pyongyang’s growing frustration at stalled diplomatic talks with Washington meant to provide…
World Apr 24North Korea’s Kim arrives in Russia to meet Putin
The much-anticipated summit with President Vladimir Putin that comes amid deadlocked diplomacy on Kim's nuclear program.
World Mar 22North Korea withdraws staff from liaison office with South Korea
The development is likely to put a damper on ties between the countries and further complicate global diplomacy on North Korea's nuclear program.
World Mar 06North Korea said to be rebuilding at rocket launch site
The finding follows a high-stakes nuclear summit last week between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump that ended without an agreement.
World Mar 03U.S., South Korea end spring military drills to back diplomacy
South Korea and the U.S. are eliminating their massive springtime military drills and replacing them with smaller exercises in what they call an effort to support diplomacy aimed at resolving the North Korean nuclear crisis.
World Feb 22Concerns about U.S.-South Korea relations grow ahead of North Korea summit
Much of the worry stems from President Donald Trump's repeated assertions that the U.S. military deployment in South Korea is too costly.