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Moon says hopes for DPRK talks by year's end

2017-06-21

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said he hopes to draw the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) to the negotiating table over its nuclear program by the end of the year and pushed off any talk about a potential preemptive strike, according to a CBS interview that aired on Tuesday.

South Korea approves DPRK taekwondo delegation visit

2017-06-21

South Korea’s Unification Ministry has approved a visit by a taekwondo delegation from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK).

South Korea approves DPRK taekwondo delegation visit

2017-06-20

South Korea’s Unification Ministry has approved a visit by a taekwondo delegation from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK).

S.Korea to reduce war games with US if DPRK stops nuclear activities

2017-06-20

A special advisor to South Korean President Moon Jae-in indicated the reduction of joint war games with the United States if the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) stops nuclear and missile activities.

Seoul ready for peace talks if Pyongyang stops nuclear, missile tests

2017-06-17

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Thursday Seoul is willing to hold talks with Pyongyang if the DPRK refrains from conducting further nuclear and missile tests.

DPRK: not to rule out military means to realize national reunification

2017-06-15

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Wednesday said it does not rule out military means to realize national reunification if South Korea insists in maintaining an ideological confrontation with Pyongyang.

DPRK warns Moon of "brain-washing" by U.S. at upcoming summit with Trump

2017-06-14

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Tuesday warned South Korean President Moon Jae-in of potential "brain-washing" efforts by U.S. President Donald Trump during their upcoming summit in Washington.

South Korea names new defense minister to counter DPRK threat

2017-06-12

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Sunday nominated a former navy chief as his defense minister, the presidential office said, as the government faces challenges tackling the DPRK's rapidly developing weapons program.

S. Korea's Moon: not to take single step backward with DPRK provocations

2017-06-09

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Thursday that he would not take a single step backward with any provocations by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK).

THAAD deployment in S. Korea to be delayed for environmental assessment

2017-06-07

The deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) in South Korea was expected to be delayed as President Moon Jae-in ordered a legitimate environmental evaluation over the U.S. missile shield installation.