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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

South Korea's Park Chu-young needs to find his Seoul back home Park Chu-young has signed for FC Seoul again. Back in 2005, he was the biggest story in South Korean football, a 19-year-old nicknamed "The Football Genius." Now, despite the lack of goals, he is still the biggest story, but everything else has changed. Read…

Seoul says joint exercises to proceed despite North Korea's stance SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea's defense ministry said Thursday that annual joint spring drills with the U.S. will proceed as planned, despite North Korea's call to cancel them in exchange for its pledge to suspend nuclear testing. It was unclear … Read more on…

Seoul sees N Korea's nuclear program as biggest risk in region South Korean president Park Geun-hye said Monday that nuclear development by North Korea is the No. 1 destabilizing factor in northeast Asia. "North Korea's nuclear development is the biggest destabilizing factor in Northeast Asia as well as in the … Read more on WantChinaTimes

Seoul sternly warns against N. Korea's nuke test threat SEOUL, Nov. 20 (Yonhap) — South Korea warned Thursday that North Korea would face a resolute response from the international community if it pushes ahead with another nuclear test. The warning came hours after North Korea rebuked a United Nations … Read more on Yonhap News

Seoul Says North Korea's No. 2 Will Travel to South for Close of Asian Games … Seoul Says North Korea's No. 2 Will Travel to South for Close of Asian Games in Rare Visit. SEOUL, South Korea — Oct 3, 2014, 8:23 PM ET. Associated Press. Seoul says North Korea's No. 2 will travel to…

Seoul Sisters: Girls can really have fun and get rejuvenated in South Korea's … Armed with dewy complexions and a relaxed countenance, we made our way to Seoul's famous overnight shopping district, Dongdaemun, where we shopped for made-in-Korea clothes, shoes and jewellery amid throbbing white lights and loud dance music. Read more on The Straits…

Seoul, Washington FMs vow for cooperation in curbing N. Korea's nuke NAYPYITAW, Aug. 9 (Yonhap) — The top diplomats of South Korea and the United States agreed to continue to closely cooperate to curb North Korea's nuclear weapons program during their one-on-one meeting in Myanmar Saturday, Seoul officials said. Read more on Yonhap News

South Korea's Success, America's Failure: Seoul Still Dependent on the US … Yet when President Obama arrived in Seoul he announced: “The commitment that the United States of America has made to the security of the Republic of Korea only grows stronger in the face of aggression.” In light of new North Korean threats, said…

The Voice of Korea's Publishing Industry, Ready for Korea Market Focus at The … SEOUL, South Korea, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Korea is one of the top 10 book markets in the world in terms of the market volume, thus it is not a surprise that the country is chosen as the Market Focus…

N. Korea's 're-defector' gets prison term in Seoul 20 (Yonhap) — A Seoul court on Friday sentenced a North Korean defector with South Korean citizenship to three years and six months in prison for making an illegal trip to Pyongyang. Kim Kwang-ho was found guilty of illegally entering North Korea … Read more on Yonhap…