Thursday, October 18, 2018

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...

Korean leaders hold hands high atop Baekdusan

President Moon Jae-in (second from right) and North Korea’s Chairman of the State Affairs Commission Kim Jong Un (second from left) hold high each...

A historic first: President Moon delivers live speech to North Korean public

President Moon Jae-in delivers his words of greeting to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and his wife and to 150,000 Pyeongyang citizens, thanking...

Korean leaders toast to “become one”

President Moon Jae-in (fourth from left), first lady Kim Jung-sook (left), Chairman of the State Affairs Commission Kim Jong Un (fourth from right) and...

First lady visits after-school facility in Pyeongyang

First lady Kim Jung-sook enjoys a show at the Mangyongdae Schoolchildren’s Palace in Pyeongyang on Sept. 19. (Pyeongyang Press Corps) By Pyeongyang Press Corps First lady Kim...

Pyeongyang Joint Declaration presents new future

President Moon Jae-in (left) and North Korean Chairman of the State Affairs Commission Kim Jong Un hold up signed copies of the Pyeongyang Joint...

First ladies bond over shared love of music

First lady Kim Jung-sook and North Korean first lady Ri Sol Ju visit the Okryu Children's Hospital, the largest general hospital for children in...

President Moon vows to forge permanent peace between Koreas

President Moon Jae-in (second from left) says he will concentrate on establishing permanent peace between South and North Korea through the 2018 Inter-Korean Summit...

Experts discuss Inter-Korean Summit Pyeongyang

A panel discussion is underway under the theme of ‘A forecast for the 2018 Inter-Korean Summit: Process of implementing the Panmunjeom Declaration,’ in the...

Pyeongyang Summit to focus on denuclearization

Presidential Chief of Staff Im Jong-seok briefs the press about the schedule for the 2018 Inter-Korean Summit Pyeongyang to be held from Sept. 18...

Pyeongyang Summit gets ready for foreign press

Foreign correspondents gather at the main press center for the 2018 Inter-Korean Summit, at the KINTEX convention center in Gyeonggi-do Province on April 27,...

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