South Korean bests Iranian in race for UNESCO Board

South Korea’s ambassador to UNESCO elected chairman of the Executive Board, defeating Iranian Ambassador.Elad Benari, 11/17/2017, 5:15 AM

South Korea: Trump can't attack North Korea without our consent

Senior South Korean official says Trump should “under no circumstances” take military action against North Korea without Seoul's consent.Ben Ariel, 11/16/2017, 4:06 AM

Trump to North Korea: Don't try us

Trump issues a stark warning to North Korea, says his regime is very different than ones in the past.Elad Benari, 11/8/2017, 5:35 AM

Trump cancels visit to Korea demilitarized zone

Trump scraps surprise visit to the demilitarized zone separating North Korea and South Korea due to bad weather.Elad Benari, 11/8/2017, 4:06 AM

U.S., South Korea begin joint Navy drills

South Korea and the United States begin week-long joint Navy drills in the waters around the Korean peninsula.Ben Ariel, 10/16/2017, 5:08 AM

U.S. military flies bombers over Korean peninsula

U.S. military flies two Air Force B-1B Lancer bombers over the Korean peninsula in joint drill with South Korea and Japan.Ben Ariel, 10/11/2017, 4:40 AM

South Korea: Dial down the tensions

South Korea urges United States to help dial down tensions with North Korea.Ben Ariel, 9/26/2017, 6:44 AM

Trump approves sale of weapons to South Korea

U.S. and South Korea agree to lift limits on South Korea's missile payload capabilities following North Korea's latest test.Ben Ariel, 9/5/2017, 12:06 AM

Watch: South Korea unveils footage of missile tests

South Korea released footage of their ballistic missile tests as tensions with North Korea continue to climb.Tzvi Lev, 8/29/2017, 2:22 PM

North Korea threatens 'merciless strike' on US

US, South Korea hold annual military drill; North Korea responds by threatening 'merciless strike.'Chana Roberts, 8/21/2017, 8:30 AM

Is the car next to you made of Israeli cans?

Israeli recycling company signs agreement with international recycler Novelis, sending soft drink cans to South Korea.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2017, 2:54 PM

Police search for missing Korean tourist in Kinneret

Helicopters, police boats search Lake Kinneret (Sea of Galilee) for missing Korean tourist who jumped from a boat.David Rosenberg, 8/4/2017, 10:36 AM

U.S. successfully tests missile interception system

American forces test THAAD system which they hope to set up on the Korean peninsula.Ben Ariel, 7/31/2017, 2:10 AM

NK missile launch: Two US bombers fly over Korean peninsula

Two B-1B aircraft deliver American response to Pyongyang's missile test. Japanese and South Korean fighter planes join USAF bombers.Mordechai Sones, 7/30/2017, 10:57 AM

'South Korean authorities are nonsensical, acting deceptively'

South Korea offers peace talks with North Korea; unofficial response: South Korea must 'end confrontations and hostile practices.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/21/2017, 7:58 AM

Suspected North Korea drone spied on U.S. anti-missile system

South Korea deploying U.S. anti-missile defense system 250 km from North Korea border to counter growing missile threat from North.Mordechai Sones, 6/13/2017, 5:16 PM

North Korea fires several cruise missiles

North Korea fires several short-range surface-to-ship cruise missiles off its east coast.Ben Ariel, 6/8/2017, 3:38 AM

North Korea test fires ballistic missile

North Korea fires a ballistic missile that flew about 700 kilometers. Missile does not appear to be an ICBM.Ben Ariel, 5/14/2017, 5:05 AM

THAAD system operational in South Korea

U.S. military's THAAD anti-missile system now operational in South Korea, say officials.Ben Ariel, 5/2/2017, 3:06 AM

U.S. moving missile defense system to South Korea

U.S. military starts moving parts of THAAD anti-missile defense system to planned deployment site in South Korea.Ben Ariel, 4/26/2017, 1:06 AM

North Korea fails to launch missile

North Korea attempts to launch missile, intelligence unsure of what type.Chana Roberts, 4/16/2017, 12:45 PM

South Korea launches missile test of its own

South Korea successfully test-launches missile in response to North Korea’s missile test.Ben Ariel, 4/6/2017, 2:06 AM

Israel to kick off world baseball classic

Israel will be kicking off the major international baseball event in the first game against South Korea. ILTV reports.ILTV, 3/6/2017, 9:40 AM

North Korea fires ballistic missiles

North Korea fires at least four ballistic missiles into waters east of the peninsula.Elad Benari, 3/6/2017, 2:04 AM

North Korea fires projectile into the sea

North Korea fires an unidentified projectile into the sea off the east coast of the Korean peninsula.Ben Ariel, 2/12/2017, 2:12 AM

U.S. to deploy anti-missile system in South Korea ASAP

Senior official says the United States plans to deploy the THAAD anti-missile system to South Korea “as soon as possible.”Ben Ariel, 9/28/2016, 6:16 AM

South Korea warns: North preparing for another nuclear test

South Korean officials say North Korea has completed preparations for another nuclear test, after its fifth test late last week.Ben Ariel, 9/12/2016, 3:12 AM

North Korea threatens to respond to American defense system

North Korea promises a "physical response" to the United States and South Korea's deployment of an advanced missile defense system.Ben Ariel, 7/11/2016, 5:10 AM

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