The rival Koreas have opened their first liaison office near their tense border to facilitate better communication and exchanges ahead of their leaders’ summit in Pyongyang next week.
North Korea marched its troops through Kim Il Sung Square during a parade to mark the country’s 70th anniversary.
North Korea staged a huge military parade on Sunday to mark its 70th anniversary as a nation.
Workers put the final touches to Pyongyang’s Kim Il Sung Square on Saturday as North Korea prepared for what promises to be its biggest celebration in years – the 70th anniversary of its official birth as a nation.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un still has faith in US president Donald Trump’s commitment to ending their nations’ hostile relations, South Korean officials said.
A South Korean delegation has met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to arrange this month’s inter-Korean summit and to help rescue faltering nuclear diplomacy between Washington and Pyongyang.
A South Korean presidential delegation has met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang and has conveyed a personal letter from South Korean president Moon Jae-in.
Donald Trump has said there is no reason to spend a lot of money on war games with South Korea, but warned he could “instantly” relaunch the exercises and they would be “far bigger than ever before”.
South Korea has described Donald Trump’s decision to call off a trip by his Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to North Korea as “unfortunate”, but said it is most important for the allies to pursue “substantial progress” on denuclearisation.
A combined Koreas crew earned a historic bronze medal at the Asian Games by finishing third in the 200-metre dragon boat final behind China and games host Indonesia.
Michael Palin has said that some of the people he met in North Korea have never heard of the Queen.
Dozens of elderly South Koreans have crossed the border into the North to meet relatives for the first time since they were driven apart during the 1950-53 Korean war.
About 200 South Koreans and their family members prepared to cross into North Korea on Monday for heart-wrenching meetings with relatives most have not seen since they were separated by the turmoil of the Korean War.
The murder trial against two women accused of the brazen assassination of the North Korean leader’s half-brother is to continue.
The rival Koreas have agreed to hold a third summit between their leaders in Pyongyang sometime before the end of September.
Senior officials from the rival Koreas met on Monday to set a date and venue for a third summit between South Korean president Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Pyongyang has called on the United States to reciprocate its “goodwill measures” by easing sanctions and stopping demands that the North denuclearise first.
US and North Korean officials have traded polite words and then barbs in the latest round of diplomacy, leaving efforts to rid Pyongyang of its nuclear weapons at an uncertain point.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has warned Russia, China and other countries against any violation of international sanctions on North Korea that could reduce pressure on Pyongyang to abandon its nuclear weapons.
The remains handed over by North Korea last week in 55 boxes are “consistent with being Americans” based on an initial examination, according to a US scientist.
Donald Trump has said he is looking forward to meeting North Korea’s leader again soon after receiving a “nice letter”.
The remains of dozens of presumed US war dead returned to Hawaii on Wednesday after they were handed over by North Korea.
Decades after the end of the Korean War, the remains of dozens of presumed US war dead have begun their journey home following a repatriation ceremony in South Korea.
North Korea will top US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s agenda as he heads to an Asian security meeting in Singapore this week amid new concerns over Pyongyang’s ballistic missile program and commitment to denuclearisation.
Rare general-level talks between the two Koreas have ended with no agreement, although the top delegates said they had a meaningful discussion on easing their countries’ decades-long military stand-off.
Generals from the rival Koreas have met at their shared border for talks meant to ease a decades-long military standoff, Seoul officials said.
Donald Trump has thanked North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for “fulfilling a promise” to return the remains of US soldiers missing from the Korean War.
US president Donald Trump thanked North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for “fulfilling a promise” to return the remains of missing US soldiers from the Korean War.
North Korea has returned the remains of what are believed to be US servicemen killed during the Korean War, the White House said.
North Korea has started dismantling key facilities at its main satellite launch site, a US research group has said.