Anxiety over an uncontrollable coronavirus outbreak ran high in South Korea amid a rapidly growing wave of infections, North Korean state media claimed on Wednesday, amid continued silence from the regime toward Seoul’s overtures on health...
The situation on the Korean Peninsula appears to be at a turning point, with North Korea poised to return to dialogue sometime next January, South Korea’s top inter-Korean official said Tuesday.
Unification Minister Lee In-young held a business conference on Monday, which was the 10th anniversary of North Korea’s deadly bombardment at the inhibited frontline island of Yeonpyeong. Senior executives from household...
South Korea's top inter-Korean official Monday called for communications to be restored between the two Koreas, saying Seoul must move on from the North's demolition of its liaison office in Kaesong in June.
The transition of power between presidential administrations of the United States presents an opportunity for the Koreas to restore ties and build trust, Seoul’s minister of unification said Monday.
Minister of Unification Lee In-young said Seoul was ready to follow through on its peace initiatives with Pyongyang no matter the outcome of the U.S. presidential election, in remarks ahead of a ribbon-cutting ceremony to reopen tours to Panmunjom.
Minister of Unification Lee In-young credited North Korea for attempting to honor an all-but-defunct inter-Korean military agreement from two years ago in his first visit to the demilitarized zone (DMZ) on Wednesday.
South Korea’s Minister of Unification Lee In-young on Monday called on North Korea to reciprocate Seoul’s inter-Korean exchange proposals, arguing that cooperation between the two Koreas could help revive denuclearization talks...
The United Nations said it has only raised around 5 percent of the necessary funding to combat Covid-19 in North Korea, according to a new report released Monday.
South Korea’s Ministry of Unification on Monday said it slammed the brakes on a plan to exchange goods with the North after a North Korean company involved in the process was found to have been flagged under international sanctions.