- Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! NewsMay 22 07:23 AM
An unusual international peace march by feminists who will trek from North to South Korea appears set to go Sunday after organizers agreed they would not cross the border at Panmunjom village in the demilitarized zone. Recommended: Kim 101: How well do you know North Korea's leaders? Both North and South Korea approved the peace march.
- CNNMay 21 12:47 AM
North Korea says it has developed the ability to miniaturize nuclear weapons, a key step in order to fit them atop missiles.
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsMay 22 02:20 AM
North Korea has dropped a demand for a wage hike for its workers at the Kaesong factory park run jointly with Seoul, South Korea said on Friday, paving the way for talks to resolve the latest dispute over the zone. An official of the South's Unification Ministry said officials from the two countries and executives from South Korean companies operating in the industrial complex had agreed for the...
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 21 02:56 AM
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea said Thursday it has confirmed three cases of a respiratory virus that has killed hundreds of people in the Middle East.
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 19 08:06 PM
North Korea on Wednesday cancelled an invitation to UN chief Ban Ki-moon to visit an industrial zone inside the isolated state, in an abrupt move that Ban deplored as "deeply regrettable". The decision comes after Ban this week urged North Korea to avoid any actions that might escalate military tensions, after it successfully test-fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM). Ban said ...
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 19 08:43 PM
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Wednesday that North Korea had cancelled an invitation for him to visit a factory park in the country that represents the last major cooperation project between the rival Koreas.
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 20 07:02 AM
North Korea ramped up its nuclear threats on Wednesday, boasting of its ability to deliver miniaturised warheads on high-precision long range rockets -- a claim denied by the United States. At the same time, the North denounced "reckless" remarks made in Seoul this week by US Secretary of State John Kerry, and cancelled an invitation to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon to visit a joint ...
- UPIMay 22 08:32 AM
Elizabeth Shim SEOUL, May 22 (UPI) -- Former U.S. ambassador calls North Korea's cancellation of Ban Ki-moon's visit a mistake, says Kim Jong Un's reclusive regime won't be collapsing anytime soon.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 19 04:59 AM
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Tuesday that he will visit an inter-Korean factory park just north of the two Koreas' heavily fortified border, saying he hopes his trip to the last major cooperation project between the rivals helps improve ties.
- CNBCMay 20 10:18 AM
North Korea is making claims it has the capability to miniaturize nuclear weapons, reports USA Today.
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