North, South Korea agree upon railway ceremony next month

The two Koreas will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for the reconnection of their railways and roads as early as next month, they agreed Monday, as Seoul pursues an approach to the nuclear-armed North increasingly diverging from the US. Continue Reading

Kim Jong Un slams brigandish US sanctions

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un attacked “hostile forces” over “brigandish” sanctions, state media reported today, as Washington seeks to maintain pressure on Pyongyang over its nuclear programme. Continue Reading

Korean war: Man to meet sibling after seven decades of separation

Millions of Koreans were separated from their relatives by the 1950-53 conflict, which left the peninsula divided and all civilian communication banned between the two sides. Continue Reading