U.S. official's 'quiet diplomacy' led to Warmbier's release

Jun 16, 2017

U.S. official's 'quiet diplomacy' led to Warmbier's release

It took months of “quiet diplomacy,” a change in U.S. presidents and an American diplomat’s extraordinary, secret visit to Pyongyang to bring Otto Warmbier home. U.S. special envoy Joseph Yun was a household name to almost no one before Warmbier’s return to Ohio on ...

/ Jun 13, 2017

South Korea's Moon names point man on North

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Tuesday tapped a former official who was deeply involved in the 2007 inter-Korean summit to be his point man on North Korea as he seeks a new approach to Pyongyang. The center-left president favors engagement with the North ...