South Korea's Moon seeks fourth summit with Kim
South Korean President Moon Jae-in is willing to go anywhere to meet Kim Jong Un for a fourth summit, he said Monday, hailing the North Korean leader's willingness to salvage high-stakes talks with the United States.
Moon, Trump meet in wake of North Korea summit failure
South Korean President Moon Jae-in meets with Donald Trump at the White House on Thursday to try and find a path forward from the debris of a failed nuclear summit between the US president and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
One dead in South Korea blaze
An enormous fire erupted Thursday in the South Korean border town of Goseong, leaving at least one dead, destroying dozens of homes and forcing more than 3,000 people to evacuate, the Yonhap news agency reported. Strong winds fanned the flames in the town, located in mountainous northeastern Gangwon province near the frontier with North Korea,…
South Korea's Moon urges new US-North denuclearisation talks
South Korea President Moon Jae-in on Monday urged the US and North Korea to quickly resume denuclearisation talks after their Hanoi summit last week ended without a deal.
Kim-Trump summit a 'remarkable breakthrough' for peace: Moon
The agreement for a second summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un was a "remarkable breakthrough" for peace negotiations on the Korean peninsula, President Moon Jae-in said Monday, but he acknowledged doubts remained over denuclearisation.
Kim Jong-Un's stewardship records seven years in North Korea
Today makes it seven years North Korea entered a new regime with Kim Jong-Un, who took over power after the demise of his father Kim Jong-Il in 2011. He is the third and youngest son of Korean military leader Kim Jong-Il, who, under the Communist Worker’s Party, had ruled North Korea since 1994; and the…
South Korea president says North's Kim to visit Seoul 'soon'
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will visit Seoul "soon", the South's President Moon Jae-in said Thursday, amid a rapid diplomatic thaw on the peninsula despite stalled nuclear talks between Pyongyang and Washington.
South Korean president to lobby for Kim Jong Un on Europe tour
South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday that world powers needed to reassure North Korea's Kim Jong Un that he had taken the right decision to commit to denuclearisation on the Korean peninsula.
North Korea wants Pope to visit, South to tell Vatican
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has invited Pope Francis to visit, saying he would be "ardently welcomed", South Korea's presidency said Tuesday, adding it would pass on Pyongyang's message to the Vatican.
Kim seeks second Trump summit 'at an early date': Moon
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is hoping for a second summit with US President Donald Trump soon, the South's President Moon Jae-in said Thursday after a three-day trip to his neighbour.