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Asia Pacific Oct 12, 2018

North and South Korea set high-level talks for Monday

North and South Korea will hold high-level talks on Monday at the border village of Panmunjom to discuss follow-up steps to their recent summit, Seoul's Unification Ministry said on Friday. At their third summit in Pyongyang last month, South Korea's President Moon Jae-in and North ...

South Korea considers lifting some sanctions on North Korea

Asia Pacific Oct 10, 2018

South Korea considers lifting some sanctions on North Korea

Seoul is considering lifting some of its unilateral sanctions against Pyongyang to create more momentum for diplomacy aimed at improving relations and defusing the nuclear crisis, South Korea's foreign minister said Wednesday. During a parliamentary audit of her ministry, Kang Kyung-wha said the government is ...