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#Korean Peninsula

# korean-peninsula - Friday 19 June, 2020

Explainer: What's going on between North and South Korea and why are tensions rising again now?
# Korean Peninsula
# Korean Peninsula

Explainer: What's going on between North and South Korea and why are tensions rising again now?

Jun 19th 2020, 12:42 PM 13,822 Views 6 Comments

Analysts say recent tensions come from North Korea’s desire to have sanctions eased.

# korean-peninsula - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

North Korea severs communication with the South over defectors sending anti-Kim leaflets over the border
# Korean Peninsula
# Korean Peninsula

North Korea severs communication with the South over defectors sending anti-Kim leaflets over the border

Jun 9th 2020, 7:00 AM 12,483 Views 8 Comments

Defectors have sent leaflets to the North by balloon and bottle criticising Kim Jong Un over his weapons programmes and human rights abuses.

# korean-peninsula - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Major US military exercises with South Korea 'suspended indefinitely'
# War Games
# War Games

Major US military exercises with South Korea 'suspended indefinitely'

Jun 14th 2018, 10:45 PM 11,998 Views 53 Comments

Trump on Tuesday had said the US would halt “war games” with its South Korean security ally.

# korean-peninsula - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

South Korea says US troops are staying - regardless of any peace deal
# North South Relations
# North South Relations

South Korea says US troops are staying - regardless of any peace deal

May 2nd 2018, 6:56 AM 7,329 Views 13 Comments

Seoul and Pyongyang have remained technically at war since the 1950s.

# korean-peninsula - Saturday 20 January, 2018

North Korea will send 22 athletes to the South for Winter Olympics
# Thawing Out
# Thawing Out

North Korea will send 22 athletes to the South for Winter Olympics

Jan 20th 2018, 2:18 PM 8,766 Views 23 Comments

They’ll compete in hockey, figure skating, short-track speed skating, cross-country skiing and Alpine skiing.

# korean-peninsula - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Now you'll see them, now you won't: North Korea scraps talks with South
# South Korea
# South Korea

Now you'll see them, now you won't: North Korea scraps talks with South

Jun 11th 2013, 2:15 PM 6,766 Views 15 Comments

Northern officials complained that Southern delegates ranked too low within the Southern government, and have abandoned talks.

# korean-peninsula - Sunday 14 April, 2013

Kerry in Japan to discuss North Korea
# North Korea
# North Korea

Kerry in Japan to discuss North Korea

Apr 14th 2013, 12:39 PM 3,392 Views 11 Comments

Meanwhile, North Korea has dismissed the South’s offer for dialogue on the future of the Kaesong joint industrial zone.

# korean-peninsula - Monday 21 February, 2011

North Korea preparing for third nuclear test: reports
# North Korea
# North Korea

North Korea preparing for third nuclear test: reports

Feb 21st 2011, 4:06 PM 1,056 Views 4 Comments

South Korean newspaper claims the North is digging tunnels at the site of two previous nuclear tests in preparation for a third, as relations between the two remain strained.