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  1. News - Asia - KOREA

    Red Cross chief visits Koreas to discuss reunions

    Posted Aug 21st 2013, 02:50pm by Associated Press in Seoul

    ... presence in North Korea for about 10 years. Maurer is the group’s first president to make a combined visit to both countries on the Korean peninsula in 21 years, it said in a statement. South ...

  2. News - Asia - KOREA

    South Korea sends North formal reunion proposal for families separated by war

    Posted Aug 16th 2013, 12:50pm by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... colonial rule over the Korean peninsula. Her initiative came a day after the two Koreas reached a breakthrough agreement in their efforts to resume operations at a joint industrial zone ...

  3. News - Asia - KOREA

    Hyundai labour union to strike for 4 hours

    Posted Aug 20th 2013, 04:56pm by Associated Press in Seoul

    ... Associated Press in Seoul Hyundai’s labour union said 46,000 workers will stage a four-hour strike over two days this week as the union increases pressure on the automaker for higher wages and benefits. Union spokesman Kwon Oh-il said Tuesday that talks w ...

  4. News - Asia - KOREA

    South Korea, US to conduct joint military drill

    Posted Aug 10th 2013, 05:31pm by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... on the Korean peninsula soared. Both sides blamed the other for its closure, with the North insisting that its hand was forced by hostile South Korean actions and intimidation- in particular, a series ...

  5. News - Asia - KOREA

    South Korea president urges North to ‘open its heart’

    Posted Aug 15th 2013, 04:11pm by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul South Korean President Park Geun-Hye called on Thursday for the first family reunions with North Korea in three years, a day after the two nations agreed to reopen a joint industrial zone. In a speech marking the anniversary ...

  6. News - Asia - KOREA

    Joint Korean industrial zone closes for holiday

    Posted Apr 05th 2013, 10:19am by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul The South-North Korean industrial complex that has become a chip in a high-stakes game of military brinkmanship on the Korean peninsula was closed Friday ... and seen as a bellwether for stability on the Korean peninsula.   ...

  7. News - Asia - KOREA

    US says North Korea cutting of military hotline ‘provocative’

    Posted Mar 28th 2013, 08:46am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... in maintaining stability on the Korean peninsula,” Pentagon spokesman George Little said in a statement. He also discussed “the unwavering United States commitment to our alliance with the Republic of Korea, especially during this time of heightened tension on the Korean Peninsula.” The two allies signed a new military pact last week to boost a joint response to any aggression from the North. ...

  8. News - Asia - KOREA

    Politics intrude at emotional Korean family reunion

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 06:42pm by AFP

    ... by the sweep of the 1950-53 Korean war, which saw the frontline yo-yo from the south of the Korean peninsula to the northern border with China and back again. The chaos and devastation separated ...

  9. News - Asia - KOREA

    South Korean soldier throws grenade on tense border

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 10:18am by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... which had been issued for South Korean units in the northeastern county of Hwacheon, was consequently lifted. The episode came amid high tension on the Korean peninsula. North Korea’s military ...

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    UN chief urges North Korea not to conduct nuclear test

    Posted Feb 08th 2013, 10:29am by Associated Press at the United Nations

    ... on the Korean peninsula the response from international donors has been very low. As a result, Ban said, he needs to tap into the UN emergency relief fund for money to provide humanitarian aid to North ...




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