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Kim Jong Un's sister calls South Korean leader a 'parrot'

March 30, 2021 3:01 pm

Kim Yo Jong has called criticism of weapons tests conducted by North Korea "shameless." The US and South Korea have condemned last week's firing of ballistic missiles.

South Korea court orders Japan to compensate 'comfort women' victims

January 08, 2021 11:38 am

Japan says the issue was settled under a 1965 treaty that normalised diplomatic ties, and the two countries agreed to "irreversibly" end the dispute in a 2015 deal.

South Korea, China reaffirm plans for leaders' summit

August 22, 2020 5:37 pm

The government of South Korean President Moon Jae-in has been eager to improve bilateral relations that have been strained since South Korea deployed a US. anti-missile system on its soil in 2017 over Chinese objections.

S.Korea’s Moon says always ready to talk with Japan over history disputes

August 15, 2020 1:20 pm

The two countries are at loggerheads over a 2018 decision by South Korea's Supreme Court that ordered a Japanese steelmaker to pay compensation for forced labour during World War Two.

S.Korea's coronavirus battle propels Moon's party to election win

April 16, 2020 10:34 am

The election was watched around the world as one of the first nationwide votes since the pandemic began.

South Korean election during coronavirus pandemic may become model for world

April 15, 2020 11:12 am

South Korea elections during Covid-19: More than 1,100 candidates from 21 political parties have signed up for 253 constituencies with direct elections. Another 300 candidates are fighting for 47 seats decided by support for the parties.

US official says Moon-Abe meeting was an 'encouraging sign'

November 06, 2019 12:16 pm

Monday's meeting between Moon and Abe was their first since they held a summit on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly in September 2018.

Japan's Shinzo Abe unlikely to meet S Korea's Moon at UN in September: reports

July 29, 2019 9:50 am

Abe will not hold talks with Moon unless Seoul takes constructive steps over World War-II era forced labourers and other issues, the Japanese daily said on Monday.

South Korea president calls Trump Kim meet an end to mutual hostility

July 02, 2019 12:18 pm

On Monday, South Korean President Moon Jae-in told a Cabinet meeting that the summit in the DMZ meant the two countries declared ``an end of hostile relations'' and the ``start of an era of peace.''

PM Modi receives congratulatory calls from Korea, Zimbabwe counterparts for poll victory

June 04, 2019 8:06 pm

On Tuesday, Modi received congratulatory calls from the Presidents of the Republic of Korea, Zimbabwe and Mozambique, a statement from the prime minister's office said. Modi thanked the president Moon Jae-in of Republic of Korea for his greetings.


South Korean protesters call for ouster of justice minister handpicked by President Moon Jae-in

October 10, 2019 7:01 am

Thousands of protesters rallied in South Korea's capital Seoul to call for the ouster of President Moon Jae-in's hand-picked justice minister, whose family is at the center of an investigation into allegations of financial crimes and academic favors.

South Korea President gets ceremonial welcome at Rashtrapati Bhawan

July 10, 2018 11:53 am

President Moon arrived on Sunday on a four-day visit. This is his first-ever state visit to the country after he took over as the President last year.