Topic: ROKS Cheonan
The United States is getting tough on North Korea by conducting military drills using the USS George Washington with South Korea next week.
07/20/2010 01:01 pm
The sinking of a naval ship in March called into question the longtime 'Sunshine Policy.' But could dire health care problems and new UN talks help ease North Korea's isolated stance in time for six-party-talks?
07/16/2010 12:00 pm
Amnesty International's report on the poor state of health care in North Korea may be a contributing factor in why North Korea accepted a UN proposal for leaders to meet face-to-face.
07/15/2010 03:40 pm
Panmunjom, the village on the border between South and North Korea, will be the setting for talks between North Korea and the US-led UN Command to discuss the sinking of a South Korean warship in March.
07/14/2010 12:59 pm
North Korea agreed to its first talks with the US in a year, and is signaling interest in restarting the six-party talks about nuclear disarmament.
07/12/2010 12:02 pm
To show North Korea their strength after it sank the Cheonan warship, the US and South Korea today announced a joint antisubmarine drill. China has objected, citing security concerns.
07/09/2010 09:17 am
To battle the problem of starvation in North Korea, the government is allowing local markets to stay open longer and sell food without restrictions.
07/01/2010 02:23 pm
North Korea accused the US Monday of aggressive military moves in the zone separating the two Koreas. The North is undergoing a leadership transition.
06/28/2010 06:38 pm
North Korea alleged sinking of a South Korean warship was not terrorism and not enough by itself to put North Korea back on a US terror blacklist.
06/28/2010 06:29 pm
North Korea vowed a military response if the UN Security Council reprimands it for the sinking of the South Korean Navy's ship Cheonan. Fiery rhetoric from Pyongyang is common, but comes at a particularly tense time.
06/16/2010 09:50 am