North Korea

ECB stops all ABLV Bank payments amid U.S. corruption probe

ECB stops all ABLV Bank payments amid U.S. corruption probe

Published 19/02/2018

A security guard speaks on her mobile phone at the head office of the ABLV Bank in Riga, Latvia February 18, 2018. REUTERS/Ints KalninsFRANKFURT (Reuters) [more…]

South Korean filmmaker hopeful Olympics will improve ties with North

South Korean filmmaker hopeful Olympics will improve ties with North

Published 17/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - Director Kim Ki-duk attends the photocall for the movie "Geumul" (The Net) at the 73rd Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy September [more…]

U.S. court says Trump travel ban unlawfully discriminates against…

U.S. court says Trump travel ban unlawfully discriminates against…

Published 15/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Protesters gather outside the Trump Building at 40 Wall St. to take action against America’s refugee ban in New York City, U.S., March [more…]

North Korea heads for diplomacy gold medal at Olympics: analysts

North Korea heads for diplomacy gold medal at Olympics: analysts

Published 12/02/2018

President of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of North Korea Kim Young Nam and Kim Yo Jong, the sister of North Korea's leader [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. IOC member suggests joint Korean team for Nobel Peace

Exclusive: U.S. IOC member suggests joint Korean team for Nobel Peace

Published 12/02/2018

Feb 10, 2018- Gangneung, South Korea- South Korea president Jae-in Moon- IOC president Thomas Bach- North Korea nominal head of state Kim Long Nam- and [more…]

Mattis says too early to tell if Olympic thaw between Koreas will lead

Mattis says too early to tell if Olympic thaw between Koreas will lead

Published 12/02/2018

U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis joins White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders for the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S. [more…]

Seoul seeks communication, lower military tension ahead of possible No

Seoul seeks communication, lower military tension ahead of possible No

Published 12/02/2018

South Korean President Moon Jae-in talks with president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of North Korea Kim Young Nam as Kim Yo [more…]

Pence raises prospect of U.S. talks with North Korea: Washington Post

Pence raises prospect of U.S. talks with North Korea: Washington Post

Published 12/02/2018

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, North Korea's nominal head of state Kim Yong Nam, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's younger sister Kim Yo [more…]

Games organizers confirm cyber attack, won’t reveal source

Games organizers confirm cyber attack, won’t reveal source

Published 11/02/2018

The PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games logo is seen at the the Alpensia Ski Jumping Centre in Pyeongchang, South Korea, September 27, 2017. REUTERS/Pawel KopczynskiPYEONGCHANG, [more…]

Hopes for talks grow with North Korea’s ceremonial leader to visit Sou

Hopes for talks grow with North Korea’s ceremonial leader to visit Sou

Published 05/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of North Korea (L), attends the 17th Non-Aligned Summit in Porlamar, [more…]