Tough negotiations lie ahead as North Korea has rejected unilateral disarmament, calling instead for complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.
With the investigation of ministers and top bureaucrats, the country appears to be joining a regional trend of anti-graft crackdowns.
Lee Myung-hee accused of verbally and physically assaulting employees at home, airline affiliated hotel; eldest daughter Cho Hyun-ah made headlines in 2014 for infamous"nut rage" incident.
An emphasis on manufacturing, the quick rise of a middle class, and a recent anti-corruption effort put the two countries on the same track.
North Korea said Friday it is still willing to sit for talks with the United States 'at any time, [in] any format'.
North Korea said Friday that it was still willing to sit for talks with the United States “at any time, (in) any format,’’ after President Donald called off a summit with the North’s leader, Kim Jong Un.
South Korean resident 'perplexed' by decision, urges U.S., North Korea to resolve impasse.
President Donald Trump has canceled his planned June 12 summit in Singapore with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
President says 'trade deal with China is moving along nicely,' but offers no details of the kind of changes in trade that he seeks.
Malaysian PM says leadership more complicated the second time around.
While it is a significant symbolic gesture, analysts are skeptical that closing the Punggye-ri underground nuclear testing complex constitutes irreversible denuclearization progress.
Experts suggest the security guarantee would need to be backed by a peace treaty ending the 1953 Korean War.