Jul 29, 2016

IOC suspends South Korean Moon over plagiarism claims

South Korea’s Moon Dae-sung has been suspended as a member of the International Olympic Committee over allegations that he plagiarized his doctoral thesis. The IOC said that that Moon’s membership will be suspended until South Korea’s Supreme Court reaches a verdict over his dispute ...

Jul 28, 2016

China says pressing ahead with own anti-missile system

China’s Defense Ministry confirmed on Thursday that it was pressing ahead with anti-missile system tests after pictures appeared on state television, amid anger at South Korea’s decision to deploy an advanced U.S. anti-missile system. An announcement by South Korea and the United States this ...

Jul 27, 2016

North Korea floats propaganda leaflets in river for first time

South Korea on Wednesday accused North Korea of floating propaganda leaflets down a river in the first such incident. South Korea’s military discovered dozens of plastic bags, each carrying about 20 leaflets, near the estuary of Seoul’s Han River close to the border last ...