S. Korea, China to continue joint efforts on establishing peace on Korean Peninsula

S. Korea, China to continue joint efforts on establishing peace on Korean Peninsula

president moon jae-in sat down today with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi who’s visiting Korea for the first time in five years it’s also his first trip here since bilateral ties took a shot downturn with Korea’s deployment of the THAAD US missile defense system the two agreed to put aside their differences and enhance Read more about S. Korea, China to continue joint efforts on establishing peace on Korean Peninsula[…]

Germany marks 70th anniversary of Dachau liberation   독일, ′종전 70주년′ 참회 이어져…&qu

Germany marks 70th anniversary of Dachau liberation 독일, ′종전 70주년′ 참회 이어져…&qu

With a key World War II anniversary on the horizon, Germany is sending a strong message of repentance for its wartime past. Chancellor Angela Merkel is calling on German citizens to remain sensitive to the damage the Nazis caused during the war. This is in marked contrast to the actions of Japan′s prime minister, who Read more about Germany marks 70th anniversary of Dachau liberation 독일, ′종전 70주년′ 참회 이어져…&qu[…]

S. Korea and ASEAN seek to establish partnership for people, prosperity and peace

S. Korea and ASEAN seek to establish partnership for people, prosperity and peace

of course South South Korea and the ASEAN member states have wrapped up their summit which was a chance for both sides to explore the potential they have for economic growth and development based on Southeast Asia’s abundant natural and human resources our whole new looks at what the summit accomplished through the commemorative summit Read more about S. Korea and ASEAN seek to establish partnership for people, prosperity and peace[…]

President Park talks about need for amnesty around time of Liberation Day   박 대통

President Park talks about need for amnesty around time of Liberation Day 박 대통

President Park Geun-hye, whose campaign pledges included a limited exercise of presidential pardons, is expected to exercise that authority… for the second time since taking office. Attention now focuses on whether the pardons will be granted to business leaders and politicians. Choi You-sun reports. President Park Geun-hye ordered her senior secretaries on Monday, to look Read more about President Park talks about need for amnesty around time of Liberation Day 박 대통[…]

Korea’s cry for independence unheard for decades before liberation

Korea’s cry for independence unheard for decades before liberation

When independence came on August 15th, 1945, it wasn’t a new idea. Korean patriots had been crying out for it for decades, starting with the first Japanese encroachments on the Peninsula. But those voices were ignored, and it took Japan’s defeat in a world war to bring the Korean cause to the world’s attention. Oh Read more about Korea’s cry for independence unheard for decades before liberation[…]

S. Korea’s National Assembly likely to miss legal deadline to pass budget plan for fifth…

S. Korea’s National Assembly likely to miss legal deadline to pass budget plan for fifth…

and staying with the parliamentary deadlock the National Assembly looks almost certain to miss today’s deadline to approve next year’s budget bill the fifth straight year this has happened the government’s record a 440 a billion US dollar budget proposal which the budget subcommittee hadn’t finished reviewing was automatically referred to a plenary meeting in Read more about S. Korea’s National Assembly likely to miss legal deadline to pass budget plan for fifth…[…]

President Moon criticizes political strife at parliament on top of hundreds of pending bills

President Moon criticizes political strife at parliament on top of hundreds of pending bills

president moon jaein says the current deadlock in parliament is extremely regrettable especially when a great number of bills need to be passed for the people’s livelihoods and the economy during a meeting with his top aide today the president called on the National Assembly think about the people and pass those bills or packagin Read more about President Moon criticizes political strife at parliament on top of hundreds of pending bills[…]

Address on the 64th Anniversary of National Liberation

Address on the 64th Anniversary of National Liberation

My fellow Koreans at home and abroad, distinguished guests, and expatriates in Korea, About 90 years ago, our ancestors, who had then lost their country, established a government in exile in Shanghai, showing the world that Korea was an independent country that would not tolerate being governed by foreign forces. And 64 years ago today, Read more about Address on the 64th Anniversary of National Liberation[…]

Diverse events held nationwide commemorating 68th Liberation Day 광복절 맞아 다양한 행사 열려

Diverse events held nationwide commemorating 68th Liberation Day 광복절 맞아 다양한 행사 열려

Throughout this historic day marking the 68th anniversary of Korea’s liberation from Japan’s occupation,… diverse cultural events and festivals were held across the nation. Our cultural correspondent Park Ji-won reports from the bustling scene. On the 68th anniversary of the nation’s liberation day from 35 years of Japanese colonial rule,… an official ceremony was held Read more about Diverse events held nationwide commemorating 68th Liberation Day 광복절 맞아 다양한 행사 열려[…]

North And South Korea Peace Treaty: What Happens Next

North And South Korea Peace Treaty: What Happens Next

– [Julian] These agreements have been reached before after long and painful negotiations and they’ve fallen apart before. So, the first expectation should be nothing will change because in the past nothing has changed. If, for some reason, they do reach some sort of stable peace agreement, then I think we’ll see some reduction of Read more about North And South Korea Peace Treaty: What Happens Next[…]