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  • Japan and South Korea Must Focus on North Korea (Not Each Other)

    Sukjoon Yoon Security, Asia There was no good reason for the recent high seas incident between Seoul and Tokyo. On December 20, 2018, following instructions from the government of the Republic of Korea, the Korean Coast Guard (KCG) and the Republic of Korea Navy (ROKN) went to the aid of a North Korean fishing vessel in distress in the East Sea (also known as the Sea of Japan). Aboard the vessel were four fishermen, one of whom had already perished. The seas surrounding the Korean Peninsula is...

    The National Interest
  • North Korea's top envoy arrives in Washington: South Korea's Yonhap

    North Korea's top envoy, Kim Yong Chol, arrived at Washington D.C.'s Dulles International Airport to discuss a second summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the South Korean news agency Yonhap reported on Friday.

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  • Pompeo's North Korea counterpart arrives in Beijing: South Korea's Yonhap

    North Korea's top envoy involved in talks with the United States arrived in Beijing on Thursday and is thought to be en route to Washington, South Korean news agency Yonhap said on Thursday.

    U.S.
  • North Korea warns US to stop 'meddling' in its affairs with South Korea

    An editorial in the country’s state-run Rodong Sinmun newspaper blamed the U.S. for stagnation in the relationship between North and South Korea, claiming that “the United States does not want to see the improvement and development of the inter-Korean relations.”

    USA TODAY