Tuesday, January 8, 2019

President Moon holds summit talks with German leader

President Moon Jae-in (left) poses for photos with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Oct. 19 on the sidelines of the 12th summit of the...

President Moon holds summit talks with the U.K. Prime Minister

President Moon Jae-in (left) poses for photos with U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May prior to their summit on Oct. 19 on the sidelines of...

President Moon meets Pope Francis at Vatican

President Moon Jae-in (left) shakes hands with Pope Francis, during his official visit to the Vatican on Oct. 18. By Xu Aiying and Hahm Hee-eun Photos = Cheong Wa...

Korea, Italy upgrade ties to strategic partnership

President Moon Jae-in (left) and Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte shake hands after holding a summit in Rome on Oct. 17. By Lee Hana Photos = Cheong...

Two Koreas to start connecting roads, railways by end of this year

The head of the North Korean delegation, Chairman of the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the Country Ri Son Gwon (left) and the...

President Moon asks France to play an active role in easing sanctions on N.K.

President Moon Jae-in (left) and French President Emmanuel Macron shake hands after arriving at Élysée Palace in Paris on Oct. 15. By Yoon Sojung  Photos = Cheong...

Korea’s administrative innovation spreads abroad

View of the Local Government Officials Development Institute, where training courses are being arranged. (Ministry of the Interior and Safety) By Oh Hyun Woo and Hahm Hee-eun Korea’s successful...

President Moon meets local Koreans, test rides Korean fuel cell car in Paris

President Moon Jae-in (fifth from left), on a state visit to France, talks with CEO of French gas company Air Liquide Benoit Potier (third...

New order about to take shape on Korean Peninsula: president

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (left) and President Moon Jae-in shake hands before their meeting at Cheong Wa Dae on Oct. 7. (Cheong...

Korea, US agree denuclearization should advance in virtuous circle

Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo exchange views on ways to achieve denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula over the...

Mine-clearing at DMZ heralds beginning of peace

By Park Hye Ri and Yoon Sojung Photos = The Korea Defense Daily Jo Yong-hak Peace is coming to the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), the symbol of the division of...

President Moon calls soldiers protagonists of peace on Armed Forces Day

President Moon Jae-in (second from the right) and first lady Kim Jung-sook pledge loyalty to the national flag on the 70th anniversary of Armed...

Fallen heroes return home on Armed Forces Day

President Moon Jae-in and other authorities offer a silent tribute to the 64 fallen heroes that returned home at Seoul Airport in Seongnam, Gyeonggi-do...

Two Koreas begin clearing mines along DMZ

North and South Korea begin their work to remove landmines in the Panmunjeom Joint Security Area (JSA) and in other parts of the Demilitarized...

Automated immigration service opens for non-Koreans residents

The Smart Entry Service, automated immigration inspection gates, has become available to non-Korean residents entering any airport or port across the country starting Oct....

Major breakthrough likely for war-free Korea: US journalist

U.S. journalist Tim Shorrock talks about the historic Pyeongyang summit as he sits down with Korea.net on Sept. 19 outside the Seoul-based main press...

Denuclearization is prerequisite for peace: president

President Moon Jae-in grants an interview to Fox News at the Parker New York Hotel on Sept. 25. By Kim Min-Jeung Photos = Cheong Wa Dae President Moon...

President Moon holds summit with Egypt, Chile

President Moon Jae-in (left) and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi hold bilateral talks at the U.N. in New York on Sept. 26. By Kim Young Shin  Photos...

President Moon holds summit with US, Japan

President Moon Jae-in (left) and U.S. president Donald Trump shake hands before their meeting at the Lotte New York Palace hotel in New York...

Korean Peninsula experts discuss Pyeongyang Joint Declaration

Harry Kazianis, director of defense studies at the Center for the National Interest, shares his thoughts about the Pyeongyang Joint Declaration of September 2018...

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