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Korean Families Separated By War To Reunite Briefly After 65 Years

SEOUL/SOKCHO, South Korea – Some 180 families torn apart by the 1950-53 Korean War will be temporarily reunited in North Korea starting Monday after the two Koreas...

Vroom Indonesia President A Hit On Social Media After Motorbike Stunt

JAKARTA – Indonesian President Joko Widodo has created a buzz on social media after a video sequence shown at the opening ceremony of the 18th Asian Games...

Chinese President Xi To Visit North Korea Next Month Straits Times

SHANGHAI – Chinese President Xi Jinping is set to visit Pyongyang next month at the invitation of North Korea leader Kim Jong Un to attend the celebrations of the...

Russia Says Us Sanctions Over North Korea Risk Undermining Peace Process

MOSCOW – Russian Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that fresh sanctions, imposed by the United States against a Russian firm and an individual over North Korea,...

Asian Games Chinas Asiad Juggernaut Ready To Roll In Indonesia

JAKARTA – China will be showing off an embarrassment of sporting riches, Indonesia will seek to prove its organizational capability and, equally importantly, the...

Us Hits Chinese And Russian Firms Over North Korea Sanctions Breach

WASHINGTON – The United States imposed sanctions on a Russian port service agency and Chinese firms for aiding North Korean ships and selling alcohol and tobacco...

Women Charged With Murder Of North Korean To Testify In Malaysia Trial

KUALA LUMPUR – Two women charged with murdering the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un must answer for their role in a well-planned...

Russia Mulls Response To Us Sanctions Over North Korea Ifax

MOSCOW – Russia is working on retaliatory measures against the United States after it imposed sanctions on a Russian company for aiding North Korea, Deputy Foreign...

Malaysia To Continue Trial Of Women Charged With Murder Of North Korean

KUALA LUMPUR – The trial of two women charged with the murder of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will continue, a Malaysian judge...

Malaysian Court Tells Women Charged In Killing Of North Korean To Enter Defense

KUALA LUMPUR – A Malaysian judge on Thursday ruled that a trial against two women charged with the murder of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim...