Korean Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun said Seoul supports constructive Iranian nuclear deal negotiations as he kicked off a three-day visit to Tehran Sunday, two days after Iran released the seized Korean oil tanker and its captain.
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.
North Korea stole over $316 million in virtual assets through illicit cyberattacks over the past two years to support its weapons of mass destruction program, according to a UN Security Council report released Wednesday.
The U.S. president isn't planning talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, said the White House Monday, noting that Joe Biden’s approach to Pyongyang will be “quite different” from his predecessor’s.
Pyongyang said through state media Saturday that U.S. President Joe Biden's criticism of its recent ballistic missile launches was a "provocation" and the wrong "first step," warning of possible future consequences depending on Washington’s approach.
Court proceedings began Monday for Mun Chol-myong, a 55-year-old businessman accused of money laundering who became the first North Korean national to be extradited to the United States.
North Korean diplomats left Malaysia Sunday, two days after Pyongyang decided to sever diplomatic ties with the Southeast Asian country over the extradition of a North Korean citizen to the United States on money laundering charges.
Pyongyang confirmed Thursday that it rebuffed U.S. diplomatic outreach last month, calling it a “cheap trick,” and will disregard future attempts unless there is a change in attitude by Washington.
The Iranian government said it reached agreement with Korea to transfer its frozen assets, although Seoul’s Foreign Ministry said Tuesday that consultations with the United States are needed.
The U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday unsealed charges against three North Korean hackers accused of conspiring to steal and extort more than $1.3 billion in cash and cryptocurrency from businesses, banks, and individuals around the world.