January 27, 2021

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Moon’s tough job of striking a balance between US, China

A phone call between President Moon Jae-in and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping underscored again South Korea’s tough job

January 27, 2021 By Korea Herald

A phone call between President Moon Jae-in and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping underscored again South Korea’s tough job

N. Korea’s touts nicotine replacement supplements

For many smokers, quitting smoking might be on top of their list of new year’s resolutions, and it appears

January 27, 2021 By Korea Herald

For many smokers, quitting smoking might be on top of their list of new year’s resolutions, and it appears

Xi expresses support for Korean denuclearization in phone talks with Moon: Cheong Wa Dae

Chinese President Xi Jinping has expressed his active support for Seoul's initiative to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula, calling the efforts

January 27, 2021 By Korea Herald

Chinese President Xi Jinping has expressed his active support for Seoul's initiative to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula, calling the efforts

Constitutional petition filed against alternative military service law

A conscientious objector, now carrying out his alternative military service as a prison staff member under the current law after

January 27, 2021 By Korea Herald

A conscientious objector, now carrying out his alternative military service as a prison staff member under the current law after

Deputy nuke envoys of S. Korea, Russia discuss North Korea issues by phone

The deputy nuke envoys of South Korea and Russia held phone talks to discuss the latest developments on North Korea,

January 27, 2021 By Korea Herald

The deputy nuke envoys of South Korea and Russia held phone talks to discuss the latest developments on North Korea,

[Newsmaker] NK paper stresses importance of admitting flaws along path to economic progress

North Korea's official newspaper on Wednesday stressed the importance of admitting flaws and fixing them at the right time as

January 27, 2021 By Korea Herald

North Korea's official newspaper on Wednesday stressed the importance of admitting flaws and fixing them at the right time as

FM, Blinken agree in phone talks that NK nuke issue urgent matter for Biden administration

Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha and new US Secretary of State Antony Blinken agreed Wednesday that the North Korean nuclear issue

January 27, 2021 By Korea Herald

Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha and new US Secretary of State Antony Blinken agreed Wednesday that the North Korean nuclear issue

S. Korea to invest W45b to develop new technologies to monitor space objects

South Korea will invest 45 billion won ($41 million) in the next five years to develop next-generation technologies to track and monitor

January 27, 2021 By Korea Herald

South Korea will invest 45 billion won ($41 million) in the next five years to develop next-generation technologies to track and monitor

S. Korea to host intl. conference on veterans affairs with 22 UN 'Sending States'

South Korea plans to host an international conference this year involving veterans affairs ministers from countries that participated in the 1950

January 27, 2021 By Korea Herald

South Korea plans to host an international conference this year involving veterans affairs ministers from countries that participated in the 1950

Xi expresses hope for early visit to S. Korea in phone talks with Moon: Cheong Wa Dae

Chinese President Xi Jinping expressed hope for an "early visit" to South Korea, as soon as conditions are created, during

January 27, 2021 By Korea Herald

Chinese President Xi Jinping expressed hope for an "early visit" to South Korea, as soon as conditions are created, during

Blinken wins Senate confirmation as secretary of state

WASHINGTON -- Antony Blinken was expected to take office as the new secretary of state on Tuesday after the Senate

January 27, 2021 By Korea Herald

WASHINGTON -- Antony Blinken was expected to take office as the new secretary of state on Tuesday after the Senate

S. Korea welcomes Blinken's inauguration as top US diplomat

South Korea welcomes the inauguration of US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and expects that the alliance with the United

January 27, 2021 By Korea Herald

South Korea welcomes the inauguration of US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and expects that the alliance with the United

NK paper calls for heightened alert against pandemic as global cases exceed 100m

North Korea's official newspaper on Wednesday urged the people to keep their guard up against the coronavirus pandemic as the

January 27, 2021 By Korea Herald

North Korea's official newspaper on Wednesday urged the people to keep their guard up against the coronavirus pandemic as the

N.K. state media slams Japan‘s defense chief for remarks over miliary parade

North Korea‘s state news agency on Tuesday strongly slammed Japan’s defense chief for his recent remarks over a

January 26, 2021 By Korea Herald

North Korea‘s state news agency on Tuesday strongly slammed Japan’s defense chief for his recent remarks over a

Ex-unification minister urges prompt decision on joint military drills

A former unification minister called for a prompt decision from the Moon Jae-in government on whether to hold joint military

January 26, 2021 By Korea Herald

A former unification minister called for a prompt decision from the Moon Jae-in government on whether to hold joint military

NK raps Australia on human rights, seen as supporting China

North Korea, which has often been criticized for recurring human right abuses by the United Nations, condemned Australia for its

January 26, 2021 By Korea Herald

North Korea, which has often been criticized for recurring human right abuses by the United Nations, condemned Australia for its

Military to improve security system along eastern border after defection case

The military will take additional steps to improve the security system along the eastern section of the inter-Korean border this

January 26, 2021 By Korea Herald

The military will take additional steps to improve the security system along the eastern section of the inter-Korean border this

NK paper calls for drawing up 'realistic' economic plans

North Korea's official newspaper called Tuesday for putting together thorough and workable plans to carry out a five-year economic development

January 26, 2021 By Korea Herald

North Korea's official newspaper called Tuesday for putting together thorough and workable plans to carry out a five-year economic development

[Graphic News] Number of NK defectors plunges in 2020 amid border closure

The number of North Koreans defecting to South Korea dropped sharply last year apparently due to the North’s border

January 26, 2021 By Korea Herald

The number of North Koreans defecting to South Korea dropped sharply last year apparently due to the North’s border

Biden's negotiators face choice between incremental NK nuke dismantlement or 'big deal': CRS report

US negotiators under the new Joe Biden administration could face a choice between the pursuit of an incremental dismantlement of

January 26, 2021 By Korea Herald

US negotiators under the new Joe Biden administration could face a choice between the pursuit of an incremental dismantlement of