Tag archive for ‘North Korea’
By admin On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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North Korea launches new online tourism site

You’ll never want to leave — and may not be able to. North Korea launched a new tourism Web site this week — just before the US banned Americans from visiting following the death of imprisoned student Otto More...

By admin On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Hawaii prepares for ‘unlikely’ North Korea missile threat

HONOLULU (AP) - Hawaii is the first state to prepare the public for the possibility of a ballistic missile threat from North Korea. The state's Emergency Management Agency on Friday announced a public education More...

By admin On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Hawaii is preparing for a North Korea nuclear attack

Officials in Hawaii are launching a campaign to help residents plan for a nuclear missile attack from North Korea — much to the dismay of the state’s tourism industry. The Aloha State’s Emergency More...

By admin On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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AP Explains: What’s behind N. Korean silence to talks offer

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Is North Korea agonizing? Just not interested? Something else? At the start of the week, South Korea offered to hold rare face-to-face talks with North Korea at their shared border village More...

By admin On Monday, July 17th, 2017
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S. Korea offers talks on tension, family reunions with North

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korea on Monday offered talks with North Korea to ease animosities along their tense border and resume reunions of families separated by their war in the 1950s. It was unclear how More...

By admin On Monday, July 17th, 2017
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South Korea proposes military talks with North Korea

SEOUL – South Korea on Monday proposed military talks with North Korea, the first formal overture to Pyongyang by the government of President Moon Jae-in, to discuss ways to avoid hostile acts near the heavily More...

By admin On Monday, July 17th, 2017
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AP Explains: South Korea pushes for talks with North Korea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Less than two weeks after North Korea's first intercontinental ballistic missile test, South Korea's new president has offered to hold talks at the tense border separating the two Koreas More...

By admin On Friday, July 14th, 2017
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China, N. Korea: 2 repressive systems, 2 prisoners, 2 deaths

TOKYO (AP) - Two prisoners locked away by two repressive systems, their conditions largely unknown. When the news did come, it was sudden and bad. North Korea released 22-year-old American student Otto Warmbier More...

By admin On Thursday, July 13th, 2017
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North Korea’s bomb program under 3 generations of Kim family

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - After his country's first test-firing of an intercontinental ballistic missile last week, North Korea's young leader, Kim Jong Un, has moved one step closer to perfecting a nuclear missile More...

By admin On Thursday, July 13th, 2017
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North Korea’s Kim: Dictator? Reformer? Shrewd negotiator?

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Ruthless dictator? Economic reformer? Shrewd master of nuclear brinksmanship? When Kim Jong Un took the helm of North Korea in late 2011, speculation swirled around the young, Swiss-educated More...