Mar 1, 2016

Park says North must pay price for nuclear test

North Korea must pay a price for its latest nuclear test and rocket launch, South Korean President Park Geun-hye said Tuesday, vowing to pressure Pyongyang into accepting denuclearization as its only option for survival. In a televised speech marking the anniversary of the 1919 ...

South Korean leader Park says time to play hardball with North

Feb 16, 2016

South Korean leader Park says time to play hardball with North

South Korea’s president warned Tuesday that rival North Korea faces collapse if it doesn’t abandon its nuclear bomb program, an unusually strong broadside that will likely infuriate Pyongyang. President Park Geun-hye, in a nationally televised parliamentary address defending her decision to shut down a ...

Jan 7, 2016

Obama, Park pledge 'most powerful' sanctions on N. Korea

The U.S. and South Korean presidents vowed Thursday to impose the “most powerful and comprehensive” sanctions on North Korea after its globally condemned fourth nuclear test. The North said Wednesday it had successfully tested its first hydrogen bomb, triggering international concern and anger from ...