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  1. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    Pyongyang slams South Korean president's reunification speech

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 01:58pm by AFP

    ... of "hypocrisy and deception". "The fact that in that particular place, Park Geun-hye lashed her tongue about reunification gave away her sinister mind." Park also said in Dresden ...

  2. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    North Korea test-fires 16 rockets into sea

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 01:08pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul, South Korea North Korea test-fired 16 short-range rockets into the sea on Sunday, the South’s military said-- the latest of dozens launched in recent weeks in apparent protest at joint drills between Seoul and Washington. The launches took place between about 1.00am and 2.30am off the North’s east coast, a South Korean defence ministry spokesman told ...

  3. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    North Korean rocket tests sign of anger at military drills, says analyst

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 05:32am by AFP

    ... Washington urged the pair to mend badly strained ties. The meeting on the sidelines of an international nuclear conference taking place in The Hague tomorrow and Tuesday will mark the first formal ...

  4. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    South Korea proposes regular family reunions with North

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 12:19pm by AFP

    ... had not taken place since 2010 when tensions between the two Koreas spiralled after the South said the North sank one of its naval vessels. The latest family reunion was held on February 20-25 ...

  5. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    North Korean patrol boat violates maritime border

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 03:17pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul North Korean patrol boat crossed disputed sea border several times on Monday, says South Korean defence ministry A North Korean patrol boat repeatedly crossed the disputed Yellow Sea border with the South in an apparent show of force at the start of South Korea-US military drills, Seoul’s defence ministry said on Tuesday. The incursion took place three times ...

  6. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    Joint US-South Korea military drills to test inter-Korean detente

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 11:51am by Agence France-Presse

    ... While there are numerous confidence-building measures that could be put in place, nothing is going to escape the shadow cast by North Korea’s nuclear weapons programme. Pyongyang would like ...

  7. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    'I want to see them before I die': Elderly South Koreans head to reunion with family in North

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 03:09pm by Reuters and AFP

    ... The six days of family reunions starting on Thursday take place under the cloud of a UN report on human rights abuses in North Korea, which investigators have said were comparable to Nazi-era ... of Sokcho at 8.30am local time for the heavily militarised border 50 kilometres away. The departure was delayed as two female members of the group needed medical attention, and ended up being placed ...

  8. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    North Korea threatens to renege on reunions with South

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 04:47pm by AFP

    ... The US Pacific Command said in a statement that it has maintained a “rotational strategic bomber presence” in the region for more than a decade because such flights strengthened “regional ...

  9. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    Xbox sensor adapted by programmer to help guard Korean demilitarised zone

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 09:43pm by AFP

    ... "Existing sensors, which had been in place along the border, were highly efficient but could not tell the difference between humans and animals, sending wrong signals frequently," Ko said. The new sensors have been in place along certain sections of the DMZ since August last year, he added. "Such devices are established as part of our project to strengthen surveillance ...

  10. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    South proposes February date for family reunions with North

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 11:46am by Agence France-Presse

    ... in a series of conciliatory gestures from Pyongyang that the South has treated with scepticism. The South suggested the reunions take place at the North's Mount Kumgang resort from February 17 ...




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