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North Korean leader wants to continue reconciliation

North Korean leader wants to continue reconciliation

Kim Jong Un praises South Korea as very impressive after his country's delegation returns from Winter Olympics.Ben Ariel, 13/02/2018 03:46
What it’s like to be Jewish in South Korea

What it’s like to be Jewish in South Korea

Chabad emissaries in South Korea are preparing for the Winter Olympics, emphasize their country is safe, has no anti-Semitism.JTA, 03/02/2018 19:09
'Strike on North Korea may exacerbate nuclear proliferation'

'Strike on North Korea may exacerbate nuclear proliferation'

Former US candidate for Ambassador to South Korea warns striking North Korea may cause more harm than good.Chana Roberts, 31/01/2018 08:50
North Korea calls for unification of the peninsula

North Korea calls for unification of the peninsula

North Korea urges all Koreans to work towards breakthrough for unification without the help of other countries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/01/2018 05:12
North Korean soldier found to have anthrax antibodies

North Korean soldier found to have anthrax antibodies

New reports say North Korean soldier was either exposed to or vaccinated against anthrax, raising concerns of biological weapons program.Chana Roberts, 27/12/2017 14:26
South Korea: North's newest missile can fly over 8,080 miles

South Korea: North's newest missile can fly over 8,080 miles

South Korea says North launched a new Hwasong-15 ICBM which can fly over 13,000 km.Elad Benari, 01/12/2017 05:43
North Korea fortifies border after soldier defects

North Korea fortifies border after soldier defects

South Korean Defense Minister says North Korea violated ceasefire agreement by firing at defecting soldier.Chana Roberts, 27/11/2017 11:41
U.S. and South Korea to hold joint drill

U.S. and South Korea to hold joint drill

Fir forces of the United States and South Korea to hold regular joint drill in early December, deploy F-22 Raptor stealth fighters.Ben Ariel, 24/11/2017 02:06
South Korean bests Iranian in race for UNESCO Board

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, 17/11/2017 05:15
South Korea: Trump can't attack North Korea without our consent

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, 16/11/2017 04:06
Trump to North Korea: Don't try us

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, 08/11/2017 05:35
Trump cancels visit to Korea demilitarized zone

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, 08/11/2017 04:06
U.S., South Korea begin joint Navy drills

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, 16/10/2017 05:08
U.S. military flies bombers over Korean peninsula

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, 11/10/2017 04:40
South Korea: Dial down the tensions

South Korea: Dial down the tensions

South Korea urges United States to help dial down tensions with North Korea.Ben Ariel, 26/09/2017 06:44
Trump approves sale of weapons to South Korea

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, 05/09/2017 00:06
Watch: South Korea unveils footage of missile tests

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, 29/08/2017 14:22
North Korea threatens 'merciless strike' on US

North Korea threatens 'merciless strike' on US

US, South Korea hold annual military drill; North Korea responds by threatening 'merciless strike.'Chana Roberts, 21/08/2017 08:30
Is the car next to you made of Israeli cans?

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, 10/08/2017 14:54
Police search for missing Korean tourist in Kinneret

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, 04/08/2017 10:36
U.S. successfully tests missile interception system

U.S. successfully tests missile interception system

American forces test THAAD system which they hope to set up on the Korean peninsula.Ben Ariel, 31/07/2017 02:10
NK missile launch: Two US bombers fly over Korean peninsula

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, 30/07/2017 10:57
'South Korean authorities are nonsensical, acting deceptively'

'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, 21/07/2017 07:58
Suspected North Korea drone spied on U.S. anti-missile system

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, 13/06/2017 17:16
North Korea fires several cruise missiles

North Korea fires several cruise missiles

North Korea fires several short-range surface-to-ship cruise missiles off its east coast.Ben Ariel, 08/06/2017 03:38
North Korea test fires ballistic missile

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, 14/05/2017 05:05
THAAD system operational in South Korea

THAAD system operational in South Korea

U.S. military's THAAD anti-missile system now operational in South Korea, say officials.Ben Ariel, 02/05/2017 03:06
U.S. moving missile defense system to South Korea

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, 26/04/2017 01:06
North Korea fails to launch missile

North Korea fails to launch missile

North Korea attempts to launch missile, intelligence unsure of what type.Chana Roberts, 16/04/2017 12:45
South Korea launches missile test of its own

South Korea launches missile test of its own

South Korea successfully test-launches missile in response to North Korea’s missile test.Ben Ariel, 06/04/2017 02:06
Israel to kick off world baseball classic

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, 06/03/2017 09:40
North Korea fires ballistic missiles

North Korea fires ballistic missiles

North Korea fires at least four ballistic missiles into waters east of the peninsula.Elad Benari, 06/03/2017 02:04
North Korea fires projectile into the sea

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, 12/02/2017 02:12
U.S. to deploy THAAD system in South Korea ASAP

U.S. to deploy THAAD 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, 28/09/2016 06:16
South Korea: North preparing another nuclear test

South Korea: North preparing 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, 12/09/2016 03:12
North Korea threatens response to defense system

North Korea threatens response to 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, 11/07/2016 05:10
South Korea looks to boost its kosher food market

South Korea looks to boost its kosher food market

Korean government to aid establishment of kosher food producers.JTA, 10/07/2016 07:24
Rouhani against Korean nuclear weapons

Rouhani against Korean nuclear weapons

Iran’s President tells South Korean counterpart he's in favor of a Korean Peninsula free of nuclear weapons.Ben Ariel, 03/05/2016 00:15
Violent farmer aborts flight - with yoga

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, 01/04/2016 11:55
North Korea successfully tests H-Bomb

North Korea successfully tests H-Bomb

Recent test sparks regional as well as international worry, as a new bomb was an unexpected development for isolated state.Raphael Poch, 06/01/2016 08:35
Comparing the North Korea and Iran Nuke Deals

Comparing the North Korea and Iran Nuke 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, 30/04/2015 19:40
Netanyahu: Iran, North Korea Deals Both Mistakes

Netanyahu: Iran, North Korea Deals Both Mistakes

Netanyahu draws similarities between Israel and South Korea - as well as their main enemies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/04/2015 18:15
Israel's Gift to Asia: Water and Cybersecurity

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, 31/03/2015 17:36
South Korea Eager to Expand Ties with Israel

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, 10/03/2015 02:12
Meet ISIS's First South Korean Recruit

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, 24/02/2015 13:26
Clues that South Korean Teen Turned ISIS Terrorist

Clues that South Korean Teen Turned 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, 19/01/2015 09:50
South Korean Man Believed to Have Joined ISIS

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, 17/01/2015 19:10
Israel's Elbit Lands $85M Asian Defense Contract

Israel's Elbit Lands $85M 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, 22/10/2014 10:12
Artillery Fire Breaks Between North, South Korea

Artillery Fire Breaks Between North, South Korea

South Korea returns fire after North decides to shell in response to activists' protest balloons.Ari Yashar, 10/10/2014 13:06
Israel Struggling to Sell Iron Dome

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, 07/10/2014 09:24
North Korea Denies Leader Has Health Problems

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, 05/10/2014 06:00
IAI in $1.38 Billion Korea Bid for Air Refueling

IAI in $1.38 Billion Korea Bid for Air Refueling

Israeli Aerospace Industries joins Airbus and Boeing in the bidding for lucrative South Korean military contract.AFP, 01/07/2014 11:03
Live Fire Erupts Between North, South Korea

Live Fire Erupts Between North, South Korea

Military drill gone awry raises tensions in Korea on Monday. Will it turn into war?Tova Dvorin, 31/03/2014 18:02
Sources: Taba Bombing Work of a Suicide Bomber

Sources: Taba Bombing 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, 17/02/2014 15:14
North Korea Rushing Imminent War Preparations

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, 25/12/2013 11:42
S. Korea to Expand Its 'Zone' During Biden's Visit

S. Korea to Expand Its '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, 04/12/2013 08:46
North Korea Launches Fourth Short Range Missile

North Korea Launches Fourth Short Range Missile

North Korea on Sunday launched short-range projectile into waters off its coast, marking latest provocation from Pyongyang. Arutz Sheva staff, 19/05/2013 21:31