South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha and US Ambassador Harry Harris signed the new deal on Friday. Photo: AP

South Korea and US sign new military cost-sharing deal

  • The deal, which involves the spending of South Korean taxpayer money, requires parliamentary approval in Seoul
  • The agreement’s signing came days after the two countries eliminated their huge springtime military drills and replaced them with a smaller training
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South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha and US Ambassador Harry Harris signed the new deal on Friday. Photo: AP
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South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Photo: AP

Moon Jae-in calls on US and North Korea to resume denuclearisation talks after summit collapsed in Hanoi

  • Donald Trump said at a press conference after the summit that the North Koreans had wanted sanctions against Pyongyang ‘lifted in their entirety’
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South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Photo: AP
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