koreanpeninsula News of 08/21/19
North Korea Urges The South To Stop Mediating Between It And Washington
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Thursday South Korea must stop trying to mediate between Pyongyang and Washington.The North’s Foreign Ministry also repeated its demand that the United States must work out mutually acceptable ...
The U.S. And North Korea Are In Talks To Set Up A Third Trump-Kim Summit, South Korea’S President Says
(SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korean and U.S. officials are holding “behind-the-scenes talks” to arrange a third summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on the fate of the North’s expanding ...
South Korea’S President Moon Jae-In Is Calling For Another Summit With Kim Jong Un
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday he’s ready for a fourth summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to help salvage faltering nuclear negotiations between the North and the United States.Moon’s ...
South Korea’S President Plans To Ask Trump To Ease Sanctions On Kim Jong Un
Moon Jae-in plans to ask the U.S. to ease sanctions on North Korea when he meets President Donald Trump at the White House this week, say unnamed South Korean officials cited by the Korean Times . The South Korean president is visiting ...
Moon Jae-In Seeks Sanctions Exemptions To Restart North Korea Projects
(SEOUL, South Korea) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in suggested Thursday that he’ll push for sanction exemptions to restart dormant economic cooperation projects with North Korea. The comments, if pursued before South Korea’s ...
South Korea’S President Says Trump Wants To Grant Kim Jong Un’S Wishes
(SEOUL) — South Korea’s president says U.S. President Donald Trump told him he has a “very friendly view” of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and wants to grant his wishes if he denuclearizes. North Korea has sought security ...
North And South Korea Have Opened Their First Liaison Office To Improve Communication
(SEOUL, South Korea) — The rival Koreas on Friday launched their first liaison office near their tense border to facilitate better communication and exchanges ahead of their leaders’ summit in Pyongyang next week. The office’s ...
U.S. Identifies Remains Of Two U.S. Service Members Returned From North Korea
(WASHINGTON) — Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says that two Korean War dead have been identified from remains turned over to the U.S. in July by North Korea. Mattis tells Pentagon reporters Tuesday that experts moved swiftly on analyzing those ...