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North and South Korea hold rare talks after months of increasing tensions
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North and South Korea hold rare talks after months of increasing tensions

Jul 6th 2013, 12:06 PM 2,791 Views 6 Comments

The talks follow months of friction and threats of war by Pyongyang after its February nuclear test attracted tougher UN sanctions, further squeezing its struggling economy.

Proposals for Korean family reunions 'rejected'
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Proposals for Korean family reunions 'rejected'

Aug 10th 2012, 2:06 PM 3,118 Views 9 Comments

Families have been separated since the 1950-53 Korean War.

Is North Korean leader Kim Jong Un married?
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Is North Korean leader Kim Jong Un married?

Jul 25th 2012, 12:05 PM 4,650 Views 13 Comments

South Korea says mystery woman recently spotted accompanying the new leader is his wife.

North Korea criticises 'provocative' use of its flag during drills
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North Korea criticises 'provocative' use of its flag during drills

Jun 25th 2012, 4:10 PM 3,657 Views 9 Comments

US-South Korean military drills last week displayed a North Korean flag.

Is Kim Jong Un deviating from father's message?
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Is Kim Jong Un deviating from father's message?

Apr 23rd 2012, 2:41 PM 5,392 Views 10 Comments

New North Korean leader signals economic reform in his public address.

South Korea carries out military drill as North threatens 'merciless' attack
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South Korea carries out military drill as North threatens 'merciless' attack

Feb 20th 2012, 2:34 PM 2,603 Views 6 Comments

The North is due to hold nuclear disarmament talks with the US and other countries later this week.

North Korea seizing South's assets at Diamond Mountain resort
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North Korea seizing South's assets at Diamond Mountain resort

Aug 22nd 2011, 11:47 AM 3,169 Views 2 Comments

Seoul’s refusal to re-start tourist trips to the joint resort after a South Korean tourist was shot dead three years ago has angered Pyongyang.

North and South Korea exchange fire across disputed waters
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North and South Korea exchange fire across disputed waters

Aug 10th 2011, 11:36 AM 383 Views 5 Comments

Seoul claims its military opened fire only after the North had launched shells towards one of the South-controlled islands.