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South Korea looks to boost its kosher food market

Korean government to aid establishment of kosher food producers.JTA, 7/10/2016, 7:24 AM

Irony? Rouhani against nuclear weapons in Korean Peninsula

Iran’s President tells South Korean counterpart he's in favor of a Korean Peninsula free of nuclear weapons.Ben Ariel, 5/3/2016, 12:15 AM

Violent farmer aborts flight - with yoga

On flight home from 40th anniversary, S. Korean farmer forces plane back to Hawaii by insisting on doing yoga, then tries to bite Marines.Ari Yashar, 4/1/2016, 11:55 AM

North Korea successfully tests H-Bomb, causes massive earthquake

Recent test sparks regional as well as international worry, as a new bomb was an unexpected development for isolated state.Raphael Poch, 1/6/2016, 8:35 AM

Comparing the North Korea and Iran Nuclear Deals

Expert explains the parallels between the deal that let North Korea get the nuke and the Iran deal, details South Korea's concerns.Gedalyah Reback, 4/30/2015, 7:40 PM

Netanyahu: Iran, North Korea Deals Both Mistakes

Netanyahu draws similarities between Israel and South Korea - as well as their main enemies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2015, 6:15 PM

Israel's Gift to Asia: Water and Cybersecurity

As Israel increasingly looks eastward, 2 delegations with China, South Korea signify how European trade becoming increasingly passé.Ari Yashar, 3/31/2015, 5:36 PM

South Korea Eager to Expand Ties with Israel

Seoul is trying to balance its ties to Jerusalem with ties to Arab states, but wants to develop both relationships.Gedalyah Reback, 3/10/2015, 2:12 AM

Meet ISIS's First South Korean Recruit

South Korean intelligence confirms that 18-year-old middle school dropout is training at an ISIS camp, making him the first to do so.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2015, 1:26 PM

Clues that South Korean Teen Became an ISIS Terrorist

ISIS terrorist pics on his computer, online friendship with a Turk - police are connecting the dots surrounding disappeared Korean teen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2015, 9:50 AM

South Korean Man Believed to Have Joined ISIS

18-year-old goes missing from Turkish border town; had exchanged emails with Islamic State jihadists while there.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2015, 7:10 PM

Israel's Elbit Lands $85 Million Asian Defense Contract

Unnamed Asian country - likely China or South Korea - signs deal with Elbit to upgrade F-5 fighter jets as Israel's Asia ties deepen.Ari Yashar, 10/22/2014, 10:12 AM

Artillery Fire Breaks Out Between North and South Korea

South Korea returns fire after North decides to shell in response to activists' protest balloons.Ari Yashar, 10/10/2014, 1:06 PM

Israel Struggling to Sell Iron Dome

Israel's key missile defense system is unique in the arena of global defense - but politics and cost are preventing investors from buying.Tova Dvorin, 10/7/2014, 9:24 AM

North Korea Denies Leader Has Health Problems

Senior North Korean official says there is nothing wrong with the health of Kim Jong-Un amid speculations over leader's disappearance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/5/2014, 6:00 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries in $1.38 Billion Korea Bid

Israeli Aerospace Industries joins Airbus and Boeing in the bidding for lucrative South Korean military contract.AFP, 7/1/2014, 11:03 AM

Live Fire Erupts Between North, South Korea

Military drill gone awry raises tensions in Korea on Monday. Will it turn into war?Tova Dvorin, 3/31/2014, 6:02 PM

Sources: Taba Bombing the Work of a Suicide Bomber

New information about details of attack which killed four tourists at the Taba border crossing between Egypt and Israel.David Lev and Ari Soffer, 2/17/2014, 3:14 PM

North Korea Rushing Imminent War Preparations

Dictator Kim Jong-Un further raises tensions, orders army to prepare for battle. Kim: 'you don't advertise when you'll start war.'Ari Yashar, 12/25/2013, 11:42 AM

S. Korea to Expand Its Own 'Zone' During Biden's Visit

Responding to China's 'air zone,' S. Korea to expand its own 'zone' escalating standoff. US expert: 'chance of conflict highest ever.'Ari Yashar, 12/4/2013, 8:46 AM

North Korea Launches Fourth Short Range Missile Test

North Korea on Sunday launched short-range projectile into waters off its coast, marking latest provocation from Pyongyang. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/19/2013, 9:31 PM

North Korea Rejects Nuclear Talks

North Korea has rejected a plan to hold talks over its nuclear development activities, but is willing to discuss disarmament, it says.Chana Ya'ar, 4/21/2013, 4:32 PM

N. Korea Moves Short-Range Scud Launchers to East Coast

North Korea continues to 'play chicken' with its neighbor, moving two more missile launchers to its southeastern coast over the weekend.Chana Ya'ar, 4/21/2013, 11:36 AM

John Kerry in Japan on North Korean Crisis

US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived Sunday in Japan for talks to head off a nuclear crisis with North Korea, after meetings in China.Chana Ya'ar, 4/14/2013, 2:52 PM

US Secy John Kerry in China Over North Korean Nuke Crisis

US Secretary of State John Kerry flew to China on Saturday to discuss how to prevent Pyongyang from launching a nuclear war.Chana Ya'ar, 4/14/2013, 12:30 PM

Kerry Tells North Korea to Tone Down its Rhetoric

In Seoul, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry demands that North Korea scrap an expected missile test and dial down its virulent rhetoric.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/13/2013, 12:50 AM

Obama Urges North Korea to End 'Belligerent Approach'

President Obama urged North Korea to end its "belligerent approach", as American officials sought to downplay leaked intelligence report.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/12/2013, 8:41 AM

US to Move High-Profile Missile Defense System to Guam

Increasing aggressive North Korean rhetoric prompts the US to decide to deploy a high-profile missile-defense system on the island of Guam. Chana Ya'ar, 4/11/2013, 2:17 PM

US, S Korea Brace for New North Korean Missile Test

North Korea is approaching a “dangerous line,” as two Musudan missile launchers are positioned on the east coast of North Korea.Chana Ya'ar, 4/11/2013, 9:30 AM

Japan Ready to Defend Against North Korean Nuclear Missiles

Japan is preparing for a potential North Korean nuclear missile attack – or a missile test. Chana Ya'ar, 4/10/2013, 11:13 AM

Analysis: North Korea Continues Steps Towards Hostility

North Korea is continuing to take steps towards initiating hostilities with South Korea and possibly the United States.Chana Ya'ar, 4/9/2013, 12:15 AM

N. Korea Preparing Fourth Nuclear Test: South

North Korea appears to be preparing a fourth nuclear test as well as a provocative missile launch, South Korea said on Monday.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/8/2013, 1:38 PM

U.S. Warns North Korea Against ‘Provocative’ Actions

The United States appears to be running out of patience with North Korea, and Tuesday issued a warning to Pyongyang.Chana Ya'ar, 4/3/2013, 12:32 PM

North Korea Crisis Could Spiral Out of Control: Ban

UN chief Ban Ki-moon warns Korean peninsula crisis could spiral out of control, after North Korea announced it would restart nuclear reactorArutz Sheva staff, 4/3/2013, 3:16 AM

US Deploys Destroyer Off Tense Korean Peninsula

The United States has placed a destroyer off the South Korean coast to defend against a possible missile strike.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/2/2013, 6:52 AM

North Korea Raises Nuclear Threat Level Against US, S. Korea

North Korea raised the nuclear threat level against the United States on Wednesday, warning it could launch a pre-emptive attack.Chana Ya'ar, 3/28/2013, 2:04 PM

South Korea and US Defy North's Threats, Launch Joint Drills

The start of the two-week "Key Resolve" exercise follows a week of escalating tensions on the Korean peninsula., 3/11/2013, 7:14 PM

Angry North Korea Voids Non-Aggression Pacts with South

North Korea voids non-aggression pacts with South, hours after Security Council adopts tough new sanctions on Pyongyang.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2013, 6:43 AM

North Korea Escalates Anti-US Nuclear Threat

North Korean is raising the level of its anti-American rhetoric, threatening to cancel a decades-old armistice and launch a nuclear strike.Chana Ya'ar, 3/7/2013, 3:36 PM

Senate Passes North Korea Nuclear Weapons Bill

The Senate passes bill aimed at preventing nuclear proliferation in North Korea, following Pyongynag’s third nuclear test earlier this monthArutz Sheva staff, 2/26/2013, 6:02 PM

North Korea Threatens US WIth 'Miserable Destruction'

North Korea threatened the United States with “miserable destruction” if Pentagon goes ahead with annual military exercises with South KoreaArutz Sheva staff, 2/25/2013, 2:36 PM

New South Korean Missile Aimed at North Korean Leadership?

South Korean officials have announced the deployment of a new missile they said could strike the office of North Korea’s leadership.Chana Ya'ar, 2/14/2013, 10:52 AM

South Korea's Electorate, Unlike Japan, May Move Leftwards

The South Korean presidential race is being fought over domestic issues despite the North Korean missile test.Amiel Ungar, 12/16/2012, 11:01 PM

Talmud and Regional Woes Connect South Korea and Israel

Ilsoo Kim, South Korean Ambassador to Israel, tells Arutz Sheva of the similarities between the two countries.Yoni Kempinski & Gil Ronen, 12/6/2012, 11:16 AM

North Korea Claims Its Missiles Can Reach U.S. Mainland

North Korea announced Tuesday that it possesses “strategic rocket forces” capable of reaching the American mainland. Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/9/2012, 7:27 PM

US South Korea Agree On Expanding The Range Of S. Korean Missile

The US agreed that South Korea could increase the range of its missiles.Amiel Ungar, 10/9/2012, 6:52 PM

Intelligence Sharing With Japanese Too Sensitive For Korea

The painful wounds of the past and the election campaign of the present have temporarily sidetracked a Japanese-South Korean treaty.Amiel Ungar, 7/2/2012, 5:31 AM

Comeback Queen Park Well Placed For S. Korea Presidential Run

The South Korean Saenuri Party retains a majority in the assembly, confounding predictions.Amiel Ungar, 4/12/2012, 4:51 PM

North Korean Missile Test A Non-Factor In South Korean Elections

Everybody appears to be uptight about the North Korean missile launch, except for the South Koreans.Amiel Ungar, 4/10/2012, 11:52 PM

Obama's Toughness In Seoul Due To Domestic And Diplomatic Needs

Barack Obama's tough talk in South Korea was made in the context of domestic and diplomatic pressures.Amiel Ungar, 3/26/2012, 4:45 PM

Obama: U.S. Pushing for World Without Nuclear Weapons

Obama in South Korea university: “Time is short. Iran must act with seriousness and sense of urgency.”Elad Benari, 3/26/2012, 5:42 AM

US Upbeat About North Korea Talks

Diplomats from Washington and Pyongyang met for the first time since Kim John Il's death to explore restarting multi-lateral talks.Gabe Kahn., 2/24/2012, 5:48 AM

US Lobbies Countries to Cut Imports of Iran Oil

The U.S. is lobbying other countries to cut down their imports of Iranian crude to pressure Tehran into stopping its nuclear activities.Chana Ya'ar, 1/5/2012, 12:05 PM

South Korea Increases Oil Deal with Iran

South Korea has made an agreement to increase its oil business dealings with Iran -- but may ultimately decide to buy supplies elsewhere.Chana Ya'ar, 1/4/2012, 11:17 AM

Kim John Il Passing Causes Consternation in South Korea

South Korea's senior leaders and security officials learned of Kim Johg Il's death from the North's state TV; ire at intelligence officials.Gabe Kahn., 12/19/2011, 8:10 PM

Fishing Incident Roils Relations between China and South Korea

China and South Korea are trying to sort out tensions caused by the intrusion of Chinese fishermen into South Korean waters.Amiel Ungar, 12/14/2011, 8:45 PM

Israel, World Champ in Milk Production, Helps Out S. Korea

South Korea, which has suffered a devastating outbreak of foot and mouth disease, turned to Israel for help in rebuilding dairy production.David Lev, 9/22/2011, 3:37 PM