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South Korean president Moon Jae In gave a call to Girls' Generation's Seohyun on the Lunar New Year holiday! SEE ALSO: Girls' Generation's 'Gee' MV hits 200 million views! On February 15, Moon Jae In called 11 South Korean citizens, including Seohyun, an unemployed young person, a public health ...
Seoul: A Seoul court sentenced Choi Soon-sil, a close friend of former President Park Geun-hye, to 20 years in prison on Tuesday for a string of corruption charges linked to a massive influence-peddling scandal that led to Park's impeachment. The Seoul Central District Court sentenced Choi on charges ...
Seoul (CNN) The confidante of South Korea's ousted president has been sentenced to 20 years in jail for her role in a corruption scandal that brought down the country's leader in 2017. Seoul's District Court sentenced Choi Soon-sil on Tuesday on 18 charges including abuse of power, coercion, fraud and ...
Kim Jong Un North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks during the Second Plenum of the 7th Central Committee of the workers' Party of Korea (WPK) at the Kumsusan Palace of the sun, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central news agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang October 8, 2017. KCNA/via ...
The letter, which was delivered by Kim's younger sister Kim Yo Jong during a lunch meeting with South Korean president Moon Jae-in, invited Moon to visit Pyongyang at his earliest convenience, spokesman Kim Eui-kyeom told reporters, according to the Yonhap news agency. As she delivered the letter, ...

North Korean leader offers to meet with South Korean president. By Matt Stiles ... The invitation from Kim Jong Un came during a lunch meeting Saturday between high-level North Korean officials -- in town after the Games' opening ceremony the night before -- and South Korean president Moon Jae-in.
Kim Jong Un Invites South Korean president Moon Jae-in To Pyongyang. Kim's sister, Kim Yo Jong, delivered the invitation during her visit to the Winter Olympics.
A rare invitation to Pyongyang for the South Korean president marked Day Two of the North Korean Kim dynasty's southern road tour Saturday, part of an accelerated diplomatic warming that included more handshakes, some Korean liquor over lunch and the potential shared joy of watching a "unified" ...
North Korea has invited South Korean president Moon Jae-in to meet its leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang, which would mark the first major meeting between the two countries since 2007. The invitation was extended at a meeting between the South's leader and senior officials from the North in Seoul on ...
South Korean president Moon Jae-in plans to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister and other senior North Korean officials who are coming to the South on Friday for the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. Moon's spokesman Kim Eui-kyeom also said Thursday the North Korean delegates will ...
Seoul - South Korean president Moon Jae-in made a good start to the new year. Not only did he broker an agreement to bring North Korea to the Winter Olympic games in Pyeongchang; he convinced U.S. President Donald Trump that doing so was in fact Trump's idea. With his Olympic coup, Moon both ...
South Korean president Moon Jae-In and President Donald Trump walk towards a guard of honor during a welcoming ceremony at the presidential Blue House on November 7, 2017 in Seoul, South Korea. Trump is in South Korea as a part of his Asian tour. CREDIT: Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images.
South Korean president Moon Jae-in's approval rating has fallen to a four-month low, a poll showed today, after a public backlash over a decision for South and North Korea to field a joint ice hockey team at next month's Winter Olympics. PUBLISHED: 00:01, Fri, Jan 19, 2018 | UPDATED: 15:44, Fri, Jan 19, 2018 ...
The KCNA criticised South Korean president Moon Jae-in for crediting US President Donald Trump for getting the North to sit down with the South. Monday's talks at the border village of Panmunjom will likely focus on the makeup of an art troupe and when and where in South Korea they would perform, ...
The disgraced South Korean former President Park Geun-hye received £2.5 million in bribes from her own spy agency, which she spent on domestic expenses, botox injections and on a shop run by a friend, according to new criminal charges laid against her today. According to the Seoul Central District ...
Seoul -- South Korean president Moon Jae-in held a private luncheon with former "comfort women" at the Blue House on Thursday, an official of the presidential residence told The Nikkei. The luncheon was aimed at gathering the opinions of former comfort women on the 2015 agreement between Japan ...

South Korean president Moon Jae-in, however, welcomed Kim's New Year address and asked his government to move as quickly as possible to bring North Korea to the Olympics, but he stressed that an improvement in inter-Korean relations "cannot go separately with resolving North Korea's nuclear ...
Latest Videos. Sponsored By. South Korean president Welcomes North Korean Olympic Participation. CBS Miami's Weijia Jiang reports on a possible discussion between leaders of North and South Korea. Categories: News International News National News politics WFORTV ...
Seoul (CNN) - South Korean president Moon Jae-in welcomed Kim Jong Un's apparent willingness to enter into dialogue and called for swift measures to help North Korea participate in the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics during a Cabinet meeting in Seoul on Tuesday. The North Korean leader ...
Seoul, South Korea (CNN) South Korean president Moon Jae-in welcomed Kim Jong Un's apparent willingness to enter into dialogue and called for swift measures to help North Korea participate in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang during a Cabinet meeting Tuesday in Seoul. The North Korean ...
A statue representing sex slaves is seen near the Japanese Embassy in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday. South Korean president Moon Jae-in said Thursday the country's 2015 agreement with Japan to settle a decades-long impasse over Korean women forced into wartime sexual slavery was seriously ...
In a bid to ease regional tensions ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics, South Korean president Moon Jae-in said on 19 December that he is willing to postpone his country's military exercises with US forces if North Korea pauses its development and testing of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles.
Seoul (THE Korea HERALD/Asia NEWS NETWORK) - Choi Soon Sil, confidante of ousted South Korean president Park Geun Hye, said that Samsung Group's purchase of expensive horses was not a bribe, but part of the group's roadmap for equestrian sponsorship, during the appeals trial of ...
South Korean president Moon Jae-In will meet with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in Beijing Thursday amid mixed US signals about potential talks to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis. Relations between Beijing and Seoul have encountered their own rough patch over the US military's ...
South Korean president Moon Jae-in hopes to "normalise" ties with giant neighbour China on his first state visit to the country this week, his office said on Monday, after Beijing was infuriated by a US missile system deployment. Seoul and Washington decided to install the powerful US THAAD (Terminal ...
South Korean president Moon Jae-In addresses the 20th Association of Southeast Asian nations (ASEAN) Plus Three (APT) Commemorative Summit on the sideline of the 31st Association of Southeast Asian nations (ASEAN) Summit in Manila on November 14, 2017. Reuters/Noel Celis/Pool.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - US President Donald Trump spoke to South Korean president Moon Jae-in on Friday (Feb 2) about human rights in North Korea and trade between the United States and South Korea, the White House said. "The two leaders discussed the importance of improving the human ...
Myung Bak Lee, president of South Korea from 2008-13, received a formal invitation to attend the Games yesterday from South Korean president Jae In ... The official added that Lee's standing as the only former South Korean President with presidential privileges played a role in the invite, and that the ...
Seoul (AFP) - South Korean prosecutors on Thursday (Feb 1) added a fresh charge of illegal election activity to the indictment against ousted former president Park Geun Hye, taking the number of accusations she faces to 21. Park is being held in custody as her corruption trial - which began last May ...
Distraught relatives of those killed in a deadly South Korean hospital fire voiced anger on Saturday at what they perceived as another man-made disaster in Asia's fourth largest economy. The huge blaze that erupted at the hospital in the southeastern city of Miryang on Friday killed at least 37 people ...
South Korea's Olympic peace overture to its nuclear-armed northern neighbor is increasingly coming under fire. Hopes are high in some quarters that sports diplomacy could advance denuclearization talks, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's decision to participate in the upcoming Winter Games was ...
Seoul - South Korean president Moon Jae In has urged Japan to make a sincere apology over the lingering issue of wartime sex slaves even as he conceded that a 2015 "final and irreversible" accord to end the dispute was not renegotiable. Speaking at his New Year press conference on Wednesday ...
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South Korean president Moon Jae-in attributed the recent warming relations between his country and North Korea to the US President Donald Trump during a New Year's press conference at the Presidential Blue House on Wednesday. Asked by a reporter whether Trump deserved credit for helping to ...
On December 29, 2017, President Moon Jae-in granted a special pardon in his first year in office. Since he left out the chance on the National Liberation Day and Chuseok, we looked forward to his first amnesty. However, we cannot believe the result even if we get to the contents. He is the president who ...
South Korean president Moon Jae-in said today the country's 2015 agreement with Japan to settle a decades-long impasse over Korean women forced into wartime sexual slavery was seriously flawed. Moon's statement in which he vows unspecified follow-up measures to meet the victims' demands ...
Seoul, Nov 30 (Bernama) - South Korea's President Moon Jae-in promised to provide all-out support for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and startup businesses Thursday, calling them a second heart or engine for growth, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported. The pledge came in a ...
The U.S. cannot consider a preemptive strike against North Korea as a response to the country's latest missile test and all sides must avoid "misjudgment," South Korean president Moon Jae-in said on Wednesday. The President ordered a meeting of Seoul's National Security Council (NSC) at 0324 KST, ...
President Maithripala Sirisena met South Korean president Moon Jae-in during his official three-day visit to the country. According to the President's media unit, prior to the official meeting, which is scheduled for tomorrow, President Sirisena was welcomed by his counterpart in South Korea, President Moon ...
Seoul - South Korean president Moon Jae-in said Thursday he hopes to visit Japan soon for talks with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, amid tensions over North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. Moon received a letter from Abe when he met with Natsuo Yamaguchi -- head of Komeito, the smaller ...
South Korean president Moon Jae-in has said that it will not be easy for North Korea to completely dismantle its nuclear capabilities in a short period of time, given that the country's nuclear and ballistic missile programmes are at an advanced stage. "That means North Korea would likely first freeze its ...
During his trip to South Korea last week, President Donald Trump reportedly asked an unusual question to South Korean president Moon Jae-in as they drank tea. "Do you have to reunify," Trump asked Moon, Washington Post columnist Josh Rogin reported Wednesday. The next day, Moon reportedly told ...
Seoul - South Korean president Moon Jae-in said on Tuesday it would not be easy for reclusive North Korea to destroy its nuclear arsenal quickly, even if wanted to, given its weapons programs were so developed. North Korea is under heavy international pressure to end its weapons programs, pursued ...
Crown Prince meets former South Korean president ... received former president of South Korea, H.E. Lee Myung-bak, at Gudaibiya Palace.
A group of people supporting former South Korean president Park Geun-hye hold banners that read 'Down with Hong Joon-pyo who schemes ...


 

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