koreatimes.co.kr — 47+ min ago
International human rights groups urge Biden to highlight rights issue in North Korea policy
The list of human rights groups include Christian Solidarity Worldwide, Human Rights Watch, Jacob Blaustein ... -19 pandemic, asking the U.S. as well as South Korea, China, Japan and the European Union to urge the ... President Joe Biden / Korea Times file Almost a dozen international human rights organizations sent ... . and South Korea to make a coordinated stance on North Korea policy, as the Moon Jae-in administration ... President Joe Biden, urging him to prioritize human rights in his North Korea policy and negotiations ... ...
moderndiplomacy.eu — 1+ hour, 30+ min ago
North Korea's Nuclear Threat and East Asia's Regional Security Stability - Modern Diplomacy
The production of nuclear missiles by North Korea will strengthen the United States, South Korea, and ... Likewise, South Korea sees nuclear North Korea as a major threat to its security as a neighboring nation ... Furthermore, China and the United States debated the prospect of a UN Security Council resolution in ... Beijing finds itself caught in a dilemma in preventing North Korea nuclear strategist. ... North Korea, South Korea, and Japan all agree that their countries must continue to strengthen their ... ...
koreajoongangdaily.joins.com — 2+ hour, 57+ min ago
U.S. lawmakers ask Korea to reconsider the anti-leaflet law
James McGovern of Massachusetts speaks in a virtual hearing of the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission ... The hearing was held on Thursday by the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission, a bipartisan House of Representatives ... Smith added that the supermajority of President Moon Jae-in's Democratic Party (DP) in the National Assembly ... Young Kim, a California Republican, likewise said that Seoul and Washington as "democratic allies and ... efforts to equidistance Korea from the United States and toward China," as Washington has pressured Beijing ... ...
en.yna.co.kr — 5+ hour, 30+ min ago
S. Korea to invest 42 bln won in illegal drone response tech by 2025
Institute, the Korea Aerospace Research Institute and aerospace and defense firm LIG Nex1 Co. -- will ... The ministry said it will work with the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy and the National Police ... A consortium of 23 companies and research institutes -- which includes the Korea Atomic Energy Research ... SEOUL, April 18 (Yonhap) -- South Korea said Sunday it will spend 42 billion won (US$37.6 million) by ... Ministry of Science and ICT. ... ...
mainichi.jp — 7+ hour ago
Relatives call for N. Korea abductees' return after Japan-U.S. summit - The Mainichi
Korea abductees' return after Japan-U.S. summit TOKYO (Kyodo) -- Family members of Japanese nationals ... in 2002 following landmark talks between the late North Korean leader Kim Jong Il and then Japanese ... "It is unclear how the United States can actually help and cooperate," said Iizuka, whose sister Yaeko ... Relatives call for N. ... Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi. ... ...
koreaherald.com — 7+ hour, 2+ min ago
NK propaganda outlet denounces S. Korea's weapons purchase plans
A North Korean propaganda outlet on Sunday denounced South Korea's weapons purchase plans as an attempt ... Tongil Voice made the accusations, referring to Seoul's decision to import 36 large combat choppers by ... The helicopter purchase plans are a clear sign of the South seeking a military confrontation targeting ... "The South Korea military is further stepping up plots to develop and introduce advanced arms equipment ... (Yonhap) US, Japan committed to complete denuclearization of N. ... ...
koreatimes.co.kr — 8+ hour, 9+ min ago
Ruling or fleeing North Korea's hell
People leave after paying their respects before a statue of Kim Il-sung, left, as North Korea marks the ... I remember my mom and I whispering into each other's ears at home about Kim Jong-il having many wives ... 109th birth anniversary of the late leader, known as the "Day of the Sun," at Mansu Hill in Pyongyang ... Most of the elite in North Korea are also victims and slaves of Kim Jong-un the dictator. ... The lack of a revolution in North Korea does not mean the elite support Kim Jong-un or the nation's poverty ... ...
hani.co.kr — 10+ hour, 26+ min ago
[Column] Food shortage in N. Korea shouldn't be ignored
[Column] Food shortage in N. Korea shouldn't be ignored The Hankyoreh...