Pope Francis on Monday called for peace and reconciliation on the divided Korean peninsula and sent a further message of goodwill to China, wrapping-up a five day trip to South Korea and the first papal visit to Asia in 15 years.
Taking a break from her busy scheudule, South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Friday visited the historic Red Fort and inaugurated the first-ever Korean audio guide seeking to promote bilateral cultural ties.
Was Jesus Christ happy? So think the Americans, but South Koreans seem to have a different view about the founder of Christianity, associating him with words like "sacrifice" and "suffering", a new study has found.
Somali pirates holding South
Korean hostages demanded today that the South Korean
government release pirate prisoners and pay compensation for a
commando raid that killed several pirates earlier this year.