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South Korea-China foreign ministers meeting starts with talk of THAAD

한중 외교수장 회동…왕이, '사드 합의' 한국 이행 촉구 South Korean foreign minister, Kang Kyung-wha, held a meeting with her Chinese counterpart in Beijing on...

CCTV footage shows North Korean soldier crossing MDL during pursuit of defector

유엔사 "북한군 JSA 군사분계선 넘어 총격…정전협정 위반 Video footage showing what exactly happened when North Korean troops opened fire as one of their men tried to...

North Korean defector fully conscious but suffering from trauma

"귀순 북한 병사 의식 명료…후유증 여부 관찰 중" Some updates on the North Korean defector's health. He is now said to be fully conscious and awake. Surgeon Lee...

UNC requests meeting with N. Korea over JSA incident

북한군 정전협정 위반 확인됐지만 마땅한 제재수단 없어 North Korean troops violated the 1953 armistice by crossing the Military Demarcation Line. At this point the UNC...

U.S. announces new sanctions on N. Korea and Chinese entities

미국, 개인 1명•기관 13곳•선박 20척 대북 제재…중국 기업 4곳 포함+중국 반발 Washington imposed additional sanctions on North Korea and Chinese firms suspected of having...

Gov't prepares special safety measures ahead of rescheduled Suneung exam

수능 D-1 지진대비 안전관리 만전 Hundreds of thousands of Korean students will finally take their college entrance exam tomorrow. The nationwide event was...

Suneung: The stars behind the scenes

수능 비하인드 스토리.. 주연뒤에 숨은 영웅 The big day is finally here. After a one-week delay due to the earthquake in Pohang, high school seniors across the...

Experts studying Korea's seismic fault lines to prepare for future quakes

한반도 지진 안전지대 아니다... 지각판, 단층, 액상화 분석 Earthquakes are very rare phenomenons in Korea. But it's becoming increasingly clear that something needs to...

President of Sri Lanka to make state visit to Korea next week

스리랑카 대통령, 다음주에 국빈방문 Sri Lankan President, Maithripala Sirisena, will make a state visit to Korea next week,... marking the 40th anniversary of...

South Korean President calls for national unity and faith in president on 2nd anniversary ...

문 대통령, YS 2주기 "문민정부 신속한 개혁 원동력은 대통령에 대한 국민의 믿음" National unity and harmony was emphasized in a ceremony to remember late President Kim...

Blue House to enforce stricter rules when picking top governmental and public officials

5대비리에서 7대 비리로... 성 비위, 음주운전도 고위공직 원천배제 기준에 포함 The nation's top office will enforce an even stricter moral code when nominating new top...

Countermeasures to U.S. trade commission's safeguard measures on Samsung, LG washers

美 '세탁기 세이프가드' 관련 민관합동 대책회의 결과 The U.S. International Trade Commission leaned in favor of American washing machine manufacturers crying foul play...

CCTV footage shows North Korean soldier crossing MDL during pursuit of defector

유엔사 "북한군 JSA 군사분계선 넘어 총격…정전협정 위반 We start things off with the video footage showing what exactly happened when North Korean troops opened fire...

North Korean defector fully conscious but suffering from trauma

"귀순 북한 병사 의식 명료…후유증 여부 관찰 중" Some updates on the North Korean defector's health. He is now said to be fully conscious and awake. Surgeon Lee...