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Reporter : Nam Hyun-woo
Mon, December 4, 2023 | 15:09
Inter-Korean tensions rise further as NK threatens nuclear attack
Tensions on the Korean Peninsula are rising further, as the two Koreas traded barbed comments over North Korea's threat to use nuclear weapons in protest of the recent visit of a United States nuclear-armed ballistic missile submarine (SSBN) to South Korea's Busan.
Ministry shares legislative system knowhow with Indonesian gov't officials
The Ministry of Government Legislation said Friday it held an invitational training program for Indonesian government officials to share the ministry's knowhow, system and experiences.
S. Korea, US, Japan to hold 3-way summit on Aug. 18
The leaders of South Korea, the United States and Japan are expected to gather for a trilateral summit at Camp David in Maryland, Aug. 18, during which they are expected to discuss a real-time North Korean missile information-sharing program and other security issues spanning the Indo-Pacific region. Seoul's presidential office said Thursday that the trilateral summit between...
Yoon visits US nuclear sub in joint show of force
President Yoon Suk Yeol visited the Busan Naval Base, Wednesday, and toured the Ohio-class nuclear-armed ballistic missile submarine (SSBN) USS Kentucky which docked at the southeastern port city a day earlier.
US nuclear sub docks in South Korea for first time in 42 years
A U.S. nuclear-armed submarine arrived in South Korea, Tuesday, as Seoul and Washington held their inaugural Nuclear Consultative Group (NCG) meeting, a platform to show their commitment to enhancing extended deterrence against North Korea's threats. According to the South Korean and U.S. militaries, the USS Kentucky ballistic-missile submarine made a port call in Busan. The ...
Yoon wraps up European trip securing stronger bonds with NATO, Kyiv
WARSAW, Poland - President Yoon Suk Yeol wrapped up his trip to three central European nations, Sunday (local time), during which he signaled Seoul's stronger bonds with NATO and Ukraine.
Yoon vows comprehensive support for Ukraine at summit with Zelenskyy
WARSAW - President Yoon Suk Yeol made a surprise visit to Kyiv, Saturday (local time), and held a summit with his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelenskyy, promising expanded assistance to the war-torn country through the “Ukraine Peace Solidarity Initiative,” which entails Seoul's comprehensive support.
Korea's post-war reconstruction experience helpful for Ukraine: Yoon
WARSAW - President Yoon Suk Yeol stressed that Korea's experience of rebuilding the nation from the ashes of the Korean War to the world's 12th-largest economy will be helpful for Ukraine's post-war reconstruction projects.
Korea, Poland sign 33 MOUs, including 6 on nuclear energy
WARSAW - Korea and Poland signed 33 memoranda of understanding (MOUs) during a business forum attended by President Yoon Suk Yeol and his Polish counterpart Andrzej Duda, Friday (local time). Participating in the forum were more than 350 business leaders and government officials of the two countries, including an 89-member Korean business delegation that flew to Warsaw to ink...
S. Korea, Poland form partnership to rebuild Ukraine
WARSAW - President Yoon Suk Yeol agreed to form a partnership with Polish President Andrzej Duda, Thursday (local time), for the post-war reconstruction of Ukraine, given Warsaw's geopolitical advantage of supporting the war-torn country.