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  1. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    North Korea threatens to skip Asian Games after talks on inclusion falter

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 12:40pm by AP

    ... to negotiation. "North Korea is distorting what happened as a negotiating tactic," he added. Because the 1950-1953 Korean conflict ended with a ceasefire rather than a peace treaty, the two ...

  2. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    N Korean leader Kim Jong-un directs island assault drill, state media reports

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 02:49pm by AFP

    ... by the South near the southwestern part of North Korea. Seoul suspects the islands, which provide outposts for the South, will be the first target for the North in the case of an armed conflict ...

  3. News - China - KOREAN PENINSULA

    Xi Jinping sends Pyongyang a message by making first Korea trip as president to Seoul

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 02:58am by Teddy Ng, KRISTINE KWOK

    ... of conflicts through peaceful dialogue, said Deputy Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin yesterday. The two sides would also discuss their wartime history, and the recent attempts by Japan to play down its ...

  4. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    Unidentified drone crashes on South Korean border island, military says

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 02:12pm by Reuters in Seoul

    ... of a full-scale conflict.   ...

  5. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    Two Koreas trade hundreds of rounds of artillery fire across disputed maritime border

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 11:41pm by AFP

    ... conflict. China, the North's key ally, expressed concern and urged the two Koreas to exercise restraint. Pyongyang has carried out a series of rocket and short-range missile launches in recent ...

  6. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    North and South Korea exchange fire with hundreds of artillery shells over disputed border

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 04:03pm by AGENCIES

    ... of frequent clashes. In November 2010, North Korea shelled Yeonpyeong island, killing four people, which triggered concerns of a full-scale conflict. It came seven months after the torpedoing of South ... War, but North Korea does not recognise it. The two sides are still technically at war as the conflict ended in a mere truce, not a treaty. Yesterday's statement about the "new ...

  7. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    North Korea rejects talks with South on family reunions

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 11:27am by AFP

    ... to be held on a regular basis and for separated families to be allowed more ways to communicate, including by mail and video conferencing. Because the 1950-53 conflict ended with a ceasefire rather ...

  8. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    North Korea okays family reunions despite Southern drills with US

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 04:40pm by AFP

    ... condition the other". Millions of Koreans were separated by the 1950-53 conflict, and the vast majority have since died without having had any communication at all with surviving relatives. ...

  9. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    Koreans gather ahead of long-awaited family reunions

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 02:01pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... the Korean conflict concluded with an armistice rather than a peace treaty, the two Koreas technically remain at war and direct exchanges of letters or telephone calls are prohibited. Up to 73,000 ...

  10. News - Asia - KOREAN PENINSULA

    Last-minute talks between Koreas raise family reunion hopes

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 10:49pm by AFP

    ... The working-level meeting will be held at the border truce village of Panmunjom where the armistice ending the 1950-53 conflict was signed. "We welcome that the North has finally come forward ...




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