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Shut out of family reunions, some elderly Koreans use back channels to reach relatives in North

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 21:11
Kim Kyung-jae probably won’t be chosen in the government lottery that would allow him to reunite one last time with his relatives in North Korea. ...

New North Korean ambassador to U.N. has yet to receive U.S. visa

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 20:13
North Korea’s next Ambassador to the United Nations Kim Song has not yet received his visa to begin work at his new post in New ...

Trump scraps Pompeo trip to North Korea, citing stalled nuclear negotiations

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 14:03
In a surprise announcement, U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday cancelled a planned visit to North Korea by the United States’ top diplomat next week ...

U.S. and China trade barbs after El Salvador cuts Taiwan ties

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 06:22
China lashed out on Friday at “irresponsible” U.S. accusations that Beijing was destabilizing cross-Strait relations after El Salvador cut ties with Taiwan in favour of ...

South Korea sends sanctioned material to North: customs data

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 05:53
South Korea has sent 1 billion won ($893,239.96) worth of sanctioned material to North Korea, customs data showed on Friday, raising concern ties with the ...

Vietnamese website taunts Chinese drama fans with South China Sea quiz

Fri, 08/24/2018 - 05:33
A Vietnamese website, which only works when users correctly answer a quiz about disputed islands in the South China Sea, has infuriated scores of television ...