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Tillerson's visit to S. Korea 'important, timely' for joint approach to NK: Seoul

The top US diplomat's visit to South Korea later this week is "important" and "timely" in that it will help the two allies draw up their detailed joint approach to North Korea and its growing nuclear...

Updated : 2017.03.14 15:52

Korean security chief to visit US for talks on N. Korea

South Korea's presidential national security adviser will visit the United States this week for talks with his counterpart on North Korea, the presidential office here said Tuesday. During his two-d...

Updated : 2017.03.14 14:58

US must ensure no daylight with S. Korea's next leader over N. Korea: US expert

The United States should work hard to make sure there is no daylight with South Korea over how to deal with the North as the Asian ally is expected to elect a liberal leader seeking a softer approach...

Updated : 2017.03.14 09:52

Tillerson's visit to Seoul to provide 'good' chance to share experiences on N. Korea

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's planned visit to South Korea this week will provide a "good" opportunity for Seoul to share its experiences on North Korea and its nuclear threats with the fledg...

Updated : 2017.03.14 09:29

Turkey, Korea mark 60 years of diplomacy with culture

Marking the 60th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic relations this year, the Turkish Embassy in Seoul will organize various cultural events ranging from a photo exhibition to storytelling for childr...

Updated : 2017.03.13 18:43

Bulgaria, Korea progress through comprehensive partnership

The Bulgarian Embassy in Seoul marked the country’s Liberation Day last week amid growing ties with Korea. The holiday commemorates the Eastern European nation’s independence in 1878 from the Otto...

Updated : 2017.03.13 18:29

Poland advocate Kim Soon-hyung dies of cancer

Kim Soon-hyung (1969-2017), an assistant to the Polish ambassador who tirelessly promoted Poland in Korea, died Thursday from cancer. Working at the embassy from 2006 until before her death, Kim org...

Updated : 2017.03.13 18:21

[HERALD INTERVIEW] ‘France, Korea are sound partners in Internet of Things’

As an imaginative entrepreneur, David-Pierre Jalicon envisions our future homes embedded with Internet of Things technologies micromanaging every aspect of our lives. In the upcoming Fourth Industri...

Updated : 2017.03.13 18:07

Foreign minister to travel to Vietnam, Sri Lanka this week

Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se will travel to Vietnam and Sri Lanka this week to discuss economic cooperation and joint policies in dealing with a wayward North Korea, his ministry said Monday. Yun w...

Updated : 2017.03.13 11:30

Tillerson to visit Korea this week

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is to visit South Korea later this week for meetings with senior government officials to discuss issues of mutual concern including the growing nuclear and missile...

Updated : 2017.03.12 09:43

S. Korea, US to discuss N. Korean nuclear threat: spokesman

Top diplomats of South Korea and the United States will discuss ways to strengthen cooperation in dealing with North Korea and its nuclear program when they meet next week in Seoul, the foreign minis...

Updated : 2017.03.09 17:39

Chinese envoy urges Korea to suspend deployment of THAAD battery

Chinese Ambassador to Seoul Qiu Guohong on Thursday urged South Korea to suspend the deployment of an advanced US missile defense system in the country. "The deployment of the Terminal High Altitude...

Updated : 2017.03.09 15:09

Bolivia names street after Korea as symbol of friendship, cooperation

Bolivia has named one of its streets after South Korea in a show of respect and friendship for the country that helped build its new town in Santa Cruz, the Seoul government said Thursday. The 80-me...

Updated : 2017.03.09 09:52

S. Korea, Mexico agree to work together to denuclearize N. Korea

Vice foreign ministers of South Korea and Mexico have agreed to continue their countries' collaboration to denuclearize North Korea and improve its human rights situation, Seoul officials said Wednes...

Updated : 2017.03.08 15:54

China's top diplomat renews strong objection to THAAD deployment

China's top diplomat on Wednesday voiced his strong objection to the deployment of an advanced US missile defense system in South Korea, calling it a mistake that threatens Seoul's security going for...

Updated : 2017.03.08 15:09