In an exclusive interview, South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha tells Judy Woodruff that they are cautiously optimistic that possible talks between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Trump would be a breakthrough for a peaceful resolution. They…
"North Korea's missiles, nuclear program, will never be accepted,” South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha told the PBS NewsHour's Judy Woodruff on Friday.
By Larisa Epatko
The goal is to remove nuclear weapons from the Korean Peninsula, but some wonder if President Trump is giving up too much by agreeing to meet.
South Korea's national security adviser told reporters outside the White House that the meeting will happen by May.
By Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press
South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday downplayed concerns that the resumption of inter-Korean dialogue will be accompanied by an easing of international sanctions and pressure on North Korea over its nuclear program.
South Korean officials say North Korea has offered to stop testing nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles if the U.S. agrees to direct talks, and that Kim Jong Un is reportedly open to denuclearization negotiations if assured of his regime’s long-term…
By Darlene Superville, Associated Press
The president commented on Twitter today that a "serious effort" is being made by all sides.
A senior policy adviser to the South Korean president says his country is “very much worried about American unilateral military action on North Korea" and a possible "full-blown escalation conflict.” Moon Chung-in, the South Korean president's senior foreign policy and…
By Courtney Norris
The United States has claimed four Olympic medals so far. Here's how Team USA did it, and what to watch next.
By PBS NewsHour
Fireworks opened the 2018 Olympic Games, but competed for attention with a diplomatic spectacle. The leaders of South Korea and North Korea showed off a historic handshake, while Vice President Mike Pence kept his distance, underscoring apparent divisions between Washington…
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