South Korea on Friday agreed to hold working talks with North Korea on Pyongyang`s decision to send a delegation of athletes and cheerleaders to the upcoming Asian Games in Incheon.
The remains of more than 400 Chinese soldiers killed fighting in the Korean War over six decades ago returned to their homeland on Friday for a final burial, state media reported.
An influential Japanese opposition lawmaker has called on Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to work for more stable relations with the United States and South Korea after rifts over historical disputes.
South Korea voiced shock and outrage Monday at the bombing of a tourist bus in Egypt that killed three of its nationals, and issued a travel ban for the Sinai region.
The navies of Japan and South Korea said on Thursday they had carried out a joint maritime rescue drill in international waters covered by China`s new air defence identification zone.
North Korea`s decision to pull its workers out of the Kaesong joint industrial zone and suspend all commercial operations at the complex "cannot be justified," South Korea said Monday.
Fumio Kishida and Shin Kak-soo agreed to urge the Democratic People Republic of Korea (DPRK) not to carry out nuclear test.
Australia, Rwanda and South Korea are among the five nations that were elected as the new non-permanent members of the powerful UN Security Council, replacing India, Colombia, Germany, Portugal and South Africa.
Japan, the United States and South Korea have reaffirmed in a senior level meeting in Tokyo that they will closely coordinate their stance against North Korea’s nuclear and missile threats.
The vast majority of North Koreans fleeing their homeland travel through China and Southeast Asia before arriving in the South.
China, S Korea and Japan leaders warned that a fresh nuclear test by N Korea will be unacceptable.
North Korea will launch "merciless" strikes if South Korea goes through with planned live-fire drills near their disputed sea border.
South Korean prosecutors have indicted a Socialist Party member on charges that he reposted messages from a North Korean government Twitter account.
Though North has left open the possibility of better ties with the South, it hasn`t tempered its antagonism toward Lee.
North Korea`s next leader is burnishing his diplomatic skills in the wake of his father`s death.
The coast gurad officer had stopped his boat for illegally fishing in crab-rich South Korean waters.
South Korea conducted large-scale military drills near a front-line island attacked by the North last year.
Kim and Chang were killed at an altitude of 5,100 meters.
South Korean authorities say eight fishermen are missing after a freighter and a fishing boat collided off the west coast.
South Korean President Lee
Myung-bak has arrived for a state visit expected to coincide
with congressional approval of a US-South Korea trade pact.
Day in Pics: 17th September
Showbiz World - September 17, 2014
Toronto International Film Festival