Family reunions

South Korea offers North talks on family reunions

South Korea on Wednesday sent a formal request to North Korea calling for talks next week on holding further reunions for families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War.

Mar 05, 2014, 09:03 AM IST

North, South Korean families reunite after years

Hundreds of South Koreans on Thursday arrived at the border to meet their close family members separated by the Korean War decades ago.

Feb 20, 2014, 09:25 AM IST

North Korea says B-52 run imperils family reunions

A US B-52 bomber sortie over South Korea has endangered plans for reunions between families from the North and South of the country and risks triggering a further escalation of military tension, North Korea said on Thursday.

Feb 06, 2014, 16:52 PM IST

North Korea agrees to hold talks on family reunions

 North Korea agreed on Monday to hold talks with South Korea on organising a rare reunion event for families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War, Seoul`s Unification Ministry said.

Feb 03, 2014, 11:09 AM IST

South Korea impatient with North over family reunions

South Korea has voiced regret after North Korea offered no response to a proposal for talks on resuming reunions for families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War.

Jan 29, 2014, 12:06 PM IST

South Korea offers North dates for family reunions

The South suggested the reunions take place at the North`s Mount Kumgang resort from February 17 to 21.

Jan 27, 2014, 12:05 PM IST

N Korea rejects South proposal for family reunions

North Korea on Thursday rejected a South Korean proposal for resuming reunions for families separated by the Korean War, citing planned South-US military exercises as a major barrier.

Jan 09, 2014, 16:09 PM IST

North Korea agrees to hold family reunions with South Korea

North Korea has agreed to South Korea`s proposal to resume reunions of families separated since the 1950-1953 war.

Aug 19, 2013, 15:56 PM IST

North Korea agrees South Korea`s offer for talks on family reunions

North Korea has accepted South Korea`s offer for talks on holding a reunion of families separated by war.

Aug 18, 2013, 18:06 PM IST

Koreas agree to 1st family reunions in 1 year

One hundred families from Koreas will attend the meetings from Oct 30-Nov 5.

Oct 01, 2010, 15:52 PM IST

North and South Korea discuss family reunions

Many family members were separated by the country`s split 60 years ago.

Sep 17, 2010, 14:14 PM IST