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At summit, Xi calls for cooperation with India amid territorial tensions

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 06:49
Chinese President Xi Jinping called for stepped-up cooperation with India during an informal summit Friday with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, amid tensions along their contested ...

Knife-wielding attacker kills seven children, wounds 19 in China’s Shaanxi province

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 06:36
A knife-wielding man killed seven middle school children and injured 19 others as they returned home in northern China on Friday, authorities said, in one ...

At summit with South, Kim accompanied by sister, generals

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 23:31
An influential young sister. North Korea’s 90-year-old nominal head of state. A man believed to be behind attacks that killed 50 South Koreans in 2010. ...

Despite chance of better lives, North Korean refugees face new pressures after defecting to South

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 22:50
When elite North Korean soldier Joo Seung Hyeon made his way through the Demilitarized Zone, avoiding mine fields and watchtowers to defect to the South, ...

Tight security surrounds Kim Jong Un, even more so than previous North Korean leaders

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 22:46
When Pyongyang’s leader Kim Jong Un came down the steps toward the inter-Korean border Friday, he was escorted by a phalanx of bodyguards carefully chosen ...

Pakistani is first to be convicted for child porn

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 22:39
A Pakistan court on Thursday jailed a man for seven years in the country’s first ever conviction for child pornography.Sadat Amin was found guilty by ...

Understanding Kim: Inside the U.S. effort to profile the secretive North Korean leader

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 22:38
U.S. intelligence experts are trying to build a profile of Kim Jong Un to give President Donald Trump a competitive edge in one of the ...

‘Sunshine Policy’ and scandal features of previous inter-Korean summits

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 22:21
The leaders of North and South Korea on Friday held only their third summit since the end of the Korean War in 1953, with Pyongyang’s ...

Key moments in the seven decades of danger and detente between North and South Korea

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 22:20
North and South Korea held their third summit Friday, stirring hopes of peace following years of tensions over the North’s nuclear and missile tests.The North’s ...

Frontier fox trot: Moon and Kim’s unprompted DMZ dance

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 22:13
It was a historic handshake that Koreans had waited more than a decade to see — and it sparked a completely unscripted dance with the ...

Korea peace dividend would flow mostly to impoverished North

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 22:11
Peace on the Korean Peninsula would offer far bigger economic benefits to impoverished, isolated North Korea than to the already developed South.Expectations are rising for ...

Experts skeptical about claim North Korea’s underground nuclear test site has collapsed

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 21:55
Experts have cast doubt on Chinese scientists’ claims that North Korea’s main underground nuclear test site has been rendered unusable after collapsing due to a ...

History provides guide to North Korea denuclearization process

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 21:50
Will North Korea give up the bomb?The meeting of South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Friday may be ...

South Korea uses summit media center to showcase technology

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 21:36
Photographers shoot photographers and reporters interview reporters. A media center for Friday’s inter-Korean summit is booming, 30 kilometers away from the venue of the leaders’ ...

A look at some of the verbal exchanges Trump, Kim and Moon have traded

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 20:55
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump exchanged insults and threats of nuclear annihilation. Soft-spoken South Korean President Moon Jae-in struggled ...

Gist of opening remarks by Kim, Moon at inter-Korean summit in Panmunjom

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 20:17
The following is a gist of remarks made by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the outset of ...

Parents sue Pyongyang over torture and death of detainee Otto Warmbier

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 17:12
The parents of U.S. college student Otto Warmbier (WARM’-beer) have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against North Korea, saying its government tortured and killed their ...

UNSC delegation heads to Bangladesh and Myanmar to check on Rohingya situation

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 17:03
The Security Council is heading to Asia for a firsthand look at the plight of 700,000 Rohingya Muslims who fled a military crackdown in Myanmar ...

Two Koreas set to hold first summit in more than a decade at DMZ

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 16:25
The leaders of North and South Korea left their respective capitals Friday, bound for the Demilitarized Zone, where they will hold a historic summit at ...

China flexes muscles with ‘Guam killer’ missile, new drills near Taiwan

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 15:42
China confirmed on Thursday that it had put into a service a new missile that Chinese media has dubbed the “Guam killer” for its ability ...

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