South Korea has made incremental progress to engage North Korea and the U.S. in talks, but the denuclearization issue remains a major obstacle to peace.
Discovery of oil by South Korea shows how countries with no maritime sovereignty claims can explore yet not upset the coastal states.
But North Korea calls latest US Sanctions an 'Act of War'.
It seems all but certain China’s most powerful leader in decades could be around for a long time.
Actions target North Korea's illicit shipping and trade.
As conservationists warn that animal could soon become extinct, government has established strategy aimed at ensuring its survival.
Children in Myanmar and Bangladesh need an end to violence and discrimination against Rohingya people.
President Rodrigo Duterte has set limits on how far Beijing can go in seeking resources in waters claimed by the Philippine government.
North Korea has warned it might respond to the resumption of the joint drills, possibly by resuming provocative nuclear and missile tests.
Washington and Seoul maintain that a looming trade dispute will not impact their continued security cooperation to deal with the North Korean nuclear threat.
In Los Angeles, home to one of the largest Asian populations in the US, festivals are held over several weekends.