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Kim Jong Un sacks top officials after standoff with Seoul eases SEOUL, South Korea — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has dismissed top officials in the wake of a recent standoff with South Korea, state media reported Friday, a move that suggests the young leader holds them responsible for allowing the … Read more…

North Korea Threatens To Turn Seoul Into 'Sea Of Fire' After South Korea Fires … North Korea said Friday it will attack Seoul unless its southern neighbor stops activists from launching propaganda leaflets across the border, according to a report in the Korea Observer, a pro-South Korea news website. The threat comes days after ……

Seoul: S. Korea to Halt Loudspeaker Broadcasts After N. Korea Expresses Regret … Seoul: S. Korea to Halt Loudspeaker Broadcasts After N. Korea Expresses Regret Over Mine Blast. SEOUL, South Korea — Aug 24, 2015, 1:13 PM ET. Share. 0. Associated Press. Seoul: S. Korea to halt loudspeaker broadcasts after N. Korea expresses regret … Read…

Kim Jong-un dismisses top officials after standoff with Seoul Seoul and Pyongyang have remained technically in a state of war since Korean war ended in a truce, not a peace treaty. On the side of a hill in Pocheon, about 18 miles (30 kilometers) from the Demilitarized Zone that separates North and South Korea ……

Seoul announces countermeasures after North Korea's SLBM launch During a meeting with foreign affairs and security ministers on May 12, President Park Geun-hye described the threat posed by North Korea's submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) as a “serious challenge” and called for the development of … Read more on The Hankyoreh

Japanese Journalist Allowed to Leave Seoul After Defamation Indictment A Japanese journalist indicted in Seoul for defaming President Park Geun-hye and barred from returning to Japan has been allowed to come home after being away for nine months. Tatsuya Kato, the former Seoul bureau chief of the conservative Japanese … Read more on Wall Street Journal…

After slight delay, Strange Donuts and Seoul Taco open Columbia restaurant It wasn't all smooth sailing, but Thursday night Strange Donuts and Seoul Taco opened their shared Columbia counter for the first time. The two St. Louis-based restaurants opened their shared space at 1020 E. Broadway just in time for True/False Film … Read more…

5 Injured After 'Insane Turbulence' On Seoul-DFW American Airlines Flight An American Airlines jet heading for Dallas-Fort Worth encountered severe air turbulence on Tuesday after taking off from Seoul, South Korea. It prompted an unscheduled landing in Tokyo after 14 people asked for medical attention, the Associated Press … Read more on KERA News

Key N. Korean websites back online after shutdown SEOUL, South Korea — Key North Korean websites were back online Tuesday after an hours-long shutdown that followed a U.S. vow to respond to a crippling cyberattack on Sony Pictures that Washington blames on Pyongyang. The White House and the … Read more on MyrtleBeachOnline.com

Flight from Seoul to Dallas-Fort Worth lands at Tokyo after turbulence, 5 … FORT WORTH, Texas — An American Airlines jet encountered severe air turbulence shortly after taking off from Seoul, South Korea, prompting an unscheduled landing at Narita International Airport in Tokyo after 14 people asked for medical attention. Read more on Minneapolis Star…

Korean Air official resigns after daughter's spat over nuts SEOUL, South Korea — Forget dust-ups over reclining seats in economy class. There's a new and exclusive twist on inflight anger: Nut rage in first class. A recent Korean Air flight was delayed when its chairman's daughter, who was also vice president … Read more on Macon…

South Korea: Seoul scraps human rights charter after anti-gay protests The Seoul Metropolitan Government has scrapped plans to enact a human rights charter, after fierce protests from homophobic groups. The city had been due to enact the charter next month, on December 10 – Human Rights Day. However, it picked up flack … Read more on…

Seoul leaders under fire after concert tragedy Seoul – The families of 16 people who died after falling through a ventilation shaft at a South Korean open-air concert asked for leniency on Monday for event organisers despite fresh concerns about safety six months after a ferry disaster. Opposition … Read more on Independent Online