Jeonju- The Jeonju International Film Festival (JIFF) was the first such event of the 2021 season and began with a clear message. A total of eight film festival directors at the 22nd JIFF gathered at the CineQ multiplex theater on Friday to...
Leaders of five journalist groups hold a press conference in front of the Myanmar Embassy in Seoul on Tuesday to denounce the military’s brutal crackdown on democracy advocates in Myanmar and to support press freedom in the country.
Korea is considering sanctions on Myanmar to support pro-democracy protesters while weighing the potential economic impact -- and the safety of Korean nationals in the country.
Korean banks are looking for ways to keep their workers in Myanmar safe after a female staffer at Shinhan Bank’s Yangon branch was shot by armed forces during her commute home Wednesday.
Korea’s mayors and governors expressed support for people in Myanmar fighting for democracy and against a military coup.
A Shinhan Bank employee was shot on her way home from work at a branch in Yangon, Myanmar, the bank said Thursday.
Professors at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (HUFS) issued a statement in 29 languages on Wednesday supporting the pro-democracy movement in Myanmar.
To many people in Korea's city of Gwangju, recent scenes from Myanmar are reminiscent of their own experiences 41 years ago, in May 1980.
Myanmar sank in blood over the weekend after security forces opened fire against protesters to the military coup and its seizure of power on Sunday. The United Nations Human Rights Office (OHCHR) projected that at least 18 were...
Burmese residents of Korea held a rally Sunday in central Seoul, calling for the overthrow of the military dictatorship in Myanmar and support from Koreans for Burmese democracy.