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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.

Trump, in talks with South Korea's Moon, says sanctions on North Korea to stay in place

April 12, 2019 8:05 am

Trump and Moon, in the Oval Office, discussed the possibility of Moon having an inter-Korean summit with Kim soon as a way to boost dialogue between the United States and North Korea on denuclearization.

Donald Trump to meet South Korean leader Moon Jae-in in April

March 29, 2019 10:14 am

It would be their first meeting since Trump's second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Hanoi last month collapsed due to disputes on US-led sanctions.

South Korea's Moon names new point man on N.Korea after Hanoi summit breakdown

March 08, 2019 11:58 am

Ahead of the summit in Vietnam's capital of Hanoi, a rift opened within Moon's administration over how to advance Korean ties without undercutting international sanctions and the alliance with the United States.

South Korea's Moon calls for quick resumption of nuke talks

March 04, 2019 1:24 pm

Moon lobbied hard for the revival of nuclear diplomacy between Washington and Pyongyang following a period of tension over the North's missile and nuclear tests and Trump's threats to bring down "fire and fury" on the North.

Time for global community to unite and fight terrorism: PM Modi in South Korea

February 22, 2019 11:36 am

PM Modi said that the Korean president had expressed his condolences on Pulwama attack and offered his support against terrorism.

South Korea wants sanction exemptions to restart North Korea projects

January 10, 2019 8:39 am

South Korea's president suggests he will push for sanctions exemptions to restart dormant economic cooperation projects with North Korea.


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.