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Hyonhee Shin

Pompeo's North Korean counterpart booked on flight to U.S.: Yonhap

Jan 16 2019

SEOUL Three North Korean officials, including the top envoy involved in talks with the United States, are booked on a flight to Washington, South Korean media reported on Wednesday, suggesting possible movement toward a second summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

U.S., North Korea to hold talks this week seeking 'interim' deal: media

Jan 15 2019

SEOUL The United States and North Korea plan to hold high-level talks in Washington this week to discuss a second meeting between their leaders, South Korean media said on Tuesday, as the old enemies seek an "interim" deal to revitalizes nuclear talks. | Video

Thaw in Korean ties brings relief for students of South's school in DMZ

Jan 11 2019

TAESUNG FREEDOM VILLAGE, South Korea North Korea had been a source of fear for 11-year-old South Korean Sin Jae-hyeok as long as he could remember, until the moment he handed flowers to its leader, Kim Jong Un, ahead of the first summit with the South's president last April.

South Korea, China urge concessions on both sides to end U.S.-North Korea standoff

Jan 10 2019

SEOUL/SHANGHAI China and South Korea called for concessions from the United States as well as North Korea, ahead of a possible second summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump, suggesting a U.S. pressure campaign aimed at the North's denuclearization may be slipping. | Video

South Korea's Moon replaces top aide amid falling ratings, scandal

Jan 08 2019

SEOUL South Korean President Moon Jae-in replaced his chief of staff, who played a major role in improving ties with North Korea, with a longtime confidant on Tuesday as part of a shake-up aimed at raising approval ratings amid economic woes and a spy scandal.

North Korea's Kim visiting China for fourth summit: media

Jan 08 2019

SEOUL North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is on his way to China for his fourth summit with China's Xi Jinping, South Korean media said on Monday. | Video

South Korea's Moon replaces top aide amid falling ratings, scandal

Jan 08 2019

SEOUL South Korean President Moon Jae-in replaced his chief of staff, who played a major role in improving ties with North Korea, with a longtime confidant on Tuesday as part of a shake-up aimed at raising approval ratings amid economic woes and a spy scandal.

S.Korea's Moon replaces top aide amid falling ratings, scandal

Jan 08 2019

SEOUL, Jan 8 South Korean President Moon Jae-in replaced his chief of staff, who played a key role in improving ties with North Korea, with a longtime confidant on Tuesday as part of a shake-up aimed at raising approval ratings amid economic woes and a spy scandal.

Former North Korean diplomat urges missing colleague in Italy to go to South Korea, not U.S.

Jan 05 2019

SEOUL A former North Korean diplomat who staged a high-profile defection to the South on Saturday urged an old colleague who has gone missing in Italy to defect to Seoul, following a report that he was seeking asylum in the United States.

Former N.Korean diplomat urges missing colleague in Italy to go to S.Korea, not U.S.

Jan 04 2019

SEOUL, Jan 5 A former North Korean diplomat who staged a high-profile defection to the South on Saturday urged an old colleague who has gone missing in Italy to defect to Seoul, following a report that he was seeking asylum in the United States.

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