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Koreas discuss removing North's artillery from tense border

Koreas discuss removing North's artillery from tense border

 

South Korean Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon, center, waves a national flag during a ceremony to mark the 68th anniversary of the outbreak of the Korean War in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, June 25, 2018. Lee said Monday the rival Koreas are discussing the relocation of North Korea's long-range artillery systems away from the tense Korean border. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)


June 25, 2018 - 07:25 GMT
Ex-S. Korean premier Kim Jong-pil, spy agency founder, dies

Ex-S. Korean premier Kim Jong-pil, spy agency founder, dies

 

In this Aug.19, 2016, photo, Kim Jong-pil, the founder of South Korea's spy agency who also served twice as prime minister, first under his dictator boss and later under a man his agency kidnapped, talks with South Korean lawmakers at his house in Seoul, South Korea. Kim has died on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at the age of 92. (Newsis via AP, File)


June 23, 2018 - 05:33 GMT
Rival Koreas agree to military, Red Cross talks for peace

Rival Koreas agree to military, Red Cross talks for peace

 

South Korean Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon, left, and North Korean delegation head Ri Son Gwon exchange documents signed an agreement during their meeting inside the Peace House at the southern side of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone Friday, June 1, 2018. North and South Korea on Friday resumed senior-level peace talks Seoul sees as an important step in building trust with Pyongyang amid a U.S.-led diplomatic push to persuade the North to give up its nuclear weapons. (Korea Pool/Yonhap via AP)


June 01, 2018 - 10:22 GMT
Ahead of summit with Kim Jong Un, Trump has lots of options

Ahead of summit with Kim Jong Un, Trump has lots of options

 

FILE - In this May 26, 2018, file photo, people watch a TV screen showing file footage of U.S. President Donald Trump, right, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea. When Trump and Kim meet in Singapore next month, they will have two very different agendas. Kim would love to keep his nukes. And Trump would love to take them all away, ASAP. The letters read "if the summit does happen, will likely take place on June 12 in Singapore." (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File)


May 31, 2018 - 05:24 GMT
South Korean president met N.Korea's Kim Jong Un Saturday-Seoul

South Korean president met N.Korea's Kim Jong Un Saturday-Seoul

 

FILE - In this May 10, 2016 file photo, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un waves at parade participants at the Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang, North Korea. South Korea's military says North Korea has fired a ballistic missile on Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2016 into the sea.


May 26, 2018 - 11:27 GMT
 N. Korea to close nuke test site in May, unify time zone

N. Korea to close nuke test site in May, unify time zone

 

In this April 27, 2018, photo, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at Peace House of the border village of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone, South Korea. Seoul says North Korean leader Kim plans to shut down the country's nuclear test site in May and reveal the process to experts and journalists from the United States and South Korea. Seoul's presidential spokesman Yoon Young-chan said Sunday, April 29, Kim made the comments during his summit with South Korean President Moon on Friday, April 27. (Korea Summit Press Pool via AP)


April 29, 2018 - 05:17 GMT
 Kim Jong Un walks south to meet his rival: Can they deal?

Kim Jong Un walks south to meet his rival: Can they deal?

 

Four North Korean soldiers, center far, and four South Korean soldiers, right and left, stand at the border village of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone, South Korea, Thursday, April 26, 2018. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in will plant a commemorative tree and inspect an honor guard together after Kim walks across the border Friday for their historic summit, Seoul officials said Thursday.(Hwang Kwang-mo/Yonhap via AP)


April 26, 2018 - 23:31 GMT
 Trump: I Saved the World From 'Nuclear War'

Trump: I Saved the World From 'Nuclear War'

 

In this March 27 photo, a man in Seoul, South Korea, watches a TV screen showing file footage of U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.


April 26, 2018 - 20:14 GMT
 Korean leaders seek to control optics at historic summit

Korean leaders seek to control optics at historic summit

 

FILE - In this March 7, 2018, file photo, people watch a TV screen showing images of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea. Kim Jong Un will be in unchartered territory when the third-generation autocrat crosses over to the southern half of the Demilitarized Zone separating the rival Koreas on Friday, April 27, possibly on foot, and greets South Korean President Moon Jae-in.(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)


April 26, 2018 - 01:39 GMT
 Korean Air Heiresses, One Known for Nut Rage, Lose Their Jobs

Korean Air Heiresses, One Known for Nut Rage, Lose Their Jobs

 

Cho Hyun-ah, center, a former Korean Air executive, leaving court after receiving a suspended jail sentence in Seoul in 2015.


April 22, 2018 - 22:08 GMT
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