S. Korea, Japan condemn N. Korea's satellite launch plan

February 3, 2016 by · Comments Off on S. Korea, Japan condemn N. Korea's satellite launch plan 

SEOUL/TOKYO, Feb. 3 — South Korea and Japan on Wednesday expressed strong condemnation on North Korea's new satellite launch plan, believing that it is planning to test a long-range ballistic missile.

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China calls on parties to Korean conflict to deescalate tensions

January 12, 2016 by · Comments Off on China calls on parties to Korean conflict to deescalate tensions 

BEIJING, Jan. 11 — Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei stated that china resolutely opposed North Korea's nuclear tests.

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FEATURE: Former Japanese WWII soldier owes survival to foot injury

October 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on FEATURE: Former Japanese WWII soldier owes survival to foot injury 

SENDAI, Oct. 24 — A former Imperial Japanese Army soldier says he owes his survival in World War II to a foot injury he suffered as a prisoner in a camp in Korea.

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China welcomes DPRK-U.S. dialogue on Korean Peninsula denuclearization

January 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on China welcomes DPRK-U.S. dialogue on Korean Peninsula denuclearization 

BEIJING, Jan. 20 — china on Tuesday said it welcomed the dialogue between the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the United States on Monday in Singapore, calling for an early resumption of the six-party talks on the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.

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UN assures DPRK of help to facilitate dialogue with Republic of Korea

January 15, 2015 by · Comments Off on UN assures DPRK of help to facilitate dialogue with Republic of Korea 

UNITED NATIONS, Jan. 15 — The United Nations has assured the Democratic Republic of Korea (DPRK) it would be doing all within its power to foster dialogue to reduce tension on the Korean Peninsula, a UN spokesman said Wednesday.

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"Many things possible" if U.S. accepts proposal: N. Korean envoy

January 15, 2015 by · Comments Off on "Many things possible" if U.S. accepts proposal: N. Korean envoy 

NEW YORK, Jan. 14 — If the United States were to accept Pyongyang's proposal to suspend its nuclear program in exchange for calling off U.S.-South Korea annual joint military drills, "many things will be possible" in the coming year, a North Korean envoy said Tuesday.

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