Tag archive for ‘South Korea’
By news On Thursday, December 7th, 2017
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Pyeongchang in a cold sweat over freezing opening ceremony

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s winter Olympics organizers have worries other than a ban on Russia competing, poor ticket sales and tensions over North Korea. They fear it may be too cold. (adsbygoogle More...

By news On Sunday, December 3rd, 2017
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World War 3: North Korea on ‘brink of nuclear war’ with South Korea and US | World | News

KCNA has branded the US and South Korea as “foolish” and said the latest staged attack on their regime could “lead to a nuclear war at any moment.” The Kim Jong-un mouthpiece said: “More than 230 More...

By news On Saturday, November 4th, 2017
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Trump heads to Japan with North Korea on his mind

HONOLULU (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump heads to Japan on the first stop of his five-nation tour of Asia on Saturday, looking to present a united front with the Japanese against North Korea as tensions More...

By news On Friday, November 3rd, 2017
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Trump, dogged at home, heads on longest presidential Asia trip in years

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Beset by challenges at home, President Donald Trump on Friday embarks on the longest trip to Asia by an American president in more than a quarter century, looking for help to pressure More...

By news On Friday, November 3rd, 2017
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Trump, dogged at home, heads on longest presidential Asia trip in years

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Beset by challenges at home, President Donald Trump on Friday embarks on the longest trip to Asia by an American president in more than a quarter century, looking for help to pressure More...

By news On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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North Korea latest: China holds crisis talks on Kim with South Korea | World | News

South Korea’s peace and security envoy Lee Do-hoon is to meet with Chinese counterpart Kong Xuanyou today ahead of US President Donald Trump’s visit to Asia amid soaring tensions on the Korean peninsula. The More...

By news On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Pyeongchang receives Olympic flame for 2018 Winter Games

ATHENS (Reuters) – The flame that will burn during the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics was handed over to organizers in Athens on Tuesday in the marble stadium that hosted the first modern Games in 1896. More...

By news On Monday, October 30th, 2017
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North Korea news: Bombers sent to Pacific ahead of Trump’s Korea visit | World | News

The nuclear-fitted B-2 bombers travelled to the region as US Defence Secretary James Mattis declared the US would not “accept North Korea as a nuclear power”. President Trump will visit South Korea, Japan, More...

By news On Sunday, October 22nd, 2017
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North Korea PLAGUE alert: Kim Jong-un could unleash BLACK DEATH | World | News

A chilling new report claims Kim Jong-un’s regime could unleash the plague, cholera and other diseases across the US and South Korea. The document, by Harvard University’s Belfer Centre, says Pyongyang More...

By news On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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South Korea to stress safety of Pyeongchang Olympics to diplomats, companies

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s foreign ministry will stress the Pyeongchang Olympics will be safe from North Korean provocations in a briefing to diplomats and executives at foreign companies in the country More...