SEOUL The U.S. Treasury Department is "deeply concerned" about planned financial cooperation between North and South Korea and has told South Korean banks that "U.N. and U.S. sanctions on North Korea remain valid", a South Korean regulatory document has shown
* Department emphasises N.Korea sanctions remain
SEOUL South Korea never considered lifting sanctions against North Korea imposed over the 2010 sinking of a South Korean warship, the country's Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon said on Thursday.
SEOUL/WASHINGTON, Oct 11 U.S. President Donald
Trump said on Wednesday South Korea will not lift sanctions on
Pyongyang without U.S. approval, after the South Korean foreign
minister softened earlier comments that some of its unilateral
sanctions were under review.
* Pompeo says inspectors to visit nuclear, missile test
SEOUL/TOKYO Japan has decided not to take part in an international fleet review in South Korea next week after Seoul effectively asked Tokyo not to fly its "Rising Sun" flag on a warship, Japan's defense minister said on Friday, the latest spat between the two sides.
* S.Korea asks Japan not to fly flag at naval event next
SEOUL North Korea's Kim Jong Un wants a second summit with U.S. President Donald Trump soon to hasten denuclearization, but a key goal is declaring an end this year to the 1950-53 Korean War, the South's President Moon Jae-in said on Thursday.
SEOUL South Korean President Moon Jae-in cleared a top item off his bucket list on Thursday: Climbing Mount Paektu in North Korea with its leader Kim Jong Un.
SEOUL, Sept 20 South Korean President Moon
Jae-in will clear a top item off his bucket list on Thursday:
Climbing Mount Paektu in North Korea with its leader Kim Jong