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Russia-China ‘joint air patrol’ sees Japan and South Korea scra...

07 July, 2019 9:30 am 9:30 am

92 NEWS (Web Desk) – Russia says it has carried out its first ever joint air patrol with China, prompting both South Korea and Japan to send jets in response. The Russian defence ministry says four bombers, supported by fighter jets, patrolled a pre-planned route over the Sea of Japan and the East China Sea. … Read More



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South Korea says it fired warning shot at Russian military aircraft that vi...

07 July, 2019 8:40 am 8:40 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – The South Korean military fired a warning shot at a Russian military aircraft that entered South Korean airspace on Tuesday, the Ministry of National Defence in Seoul said. It was the first time a Russian military aircraft had violated South Korean airspace, a ministry official said. South Korean fighter jets have fired … Read More



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North Korea calls South Korea’s F-35 jet purchases extremely dangerou...

07 July, 2019 10:22 am 10:22 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s acquisition of American F-35 stealth fighter jets will force North Korea to develop and test “special armaments” to destroy the new weapons, North Korea’s state media said on Thursday, citing a government researcher. South Korean authorities are “impudent and pitiful” for “talking loudly about reconciliation and cooperation between the north … Read More



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Japan, South Korea raise stakes in dispute over forced labor

07 July, 2019 8:42 am 8:42 am

TOKYO/SEOUL (Reuters) – Japan and South Korea have raised the stakes in a dispute that threatens to disrupt global supplies of smartphones and chips, with South Korea denouncing Japanese reports it had transferred a sensitive chemical to North Korea. At the root of the diplomatic row between the two US allies is compensation demanded by … Read More



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Trump says both he and North Korea’s Kim want to meet at DMZ

06 June, 2019 8:06 am 8:06 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump said on Sunday he and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un both want to meet at the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) dividing the two Koreas later in the day, raising hopes for an encounter that could jump-start stalled nuclear talks. Trump arrived in Seoul for talks with South Korean … Read More



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US President Trump offers ‘handshake’ to North Korea’s Kim at DMZ

06 June, 2019 10:54 am 10:54 am

OSAKA (Web Desk) – President Trump has invited North Korean leader Kim Jong-un – on Twitter – to meet him at the fortified frontier that divides North and South Korea. Mr Trump’s unexpected tweet suggested “saying hello” to Mr Kim during the US leader’s visit to South Korea. North Korea has described it as a … Read More



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South Korea signs deal to pay more for US troops after Trump demand

02 February, 2019 11:31 am 11:31 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean officials signed a short-term agreement on Sunday that would boost the amount Seoul contributes toward the upkeep of US troops on the peninsula, after a previous deal lapsed amid U.S. President Donald Trump’s call for more money. The new deal must still be approved by South Korea’s parliament, but it … Read More



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Ex-PM Yousaf Raza Gilani stopped from leaving country

02 February, 2019 1:05 pm 1:05 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Wednesday stopped former prime minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani from country. Gilani, who was about to board a South Korea-bound flight, was stopped at Allama Iqbal International Airport for being on the exit control list. He had to attend an international conference organized by the … Read More



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South Korea, China urge concessions on both sides to end US-North Korea sta...

01 January, 2019 4:54 pm 4:54 pm

SEOUL/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China and South Korea called for concessions from the United States as well as North Korea, ahead of a possible second summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump, suggesting a US pressure campaign aimed at the North’s denuclearisation may be slipping. South Korean President Moon Jae-in … Read More



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Not a baby factory: South Korea tries to fix demographic crisis with more g...

01 January, 2019 9:41 am 9:41 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – In just over a decade, South Korea has spent the equivalent of a small European economy trying to fix its demographic crisis, yet birthrates have dropped to the lowest in the world. Lee Kyoung-min, a store manager at Lotte Mart and his wife Kim Mi-sung look at their baby son with their … Read More



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Pakistan Railways ready for mutual cooperation with S Korea: Rashid

11 November, 2018 6:01 pm 6:01 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – South Korea Ambassador to Pakistan Kwak Sung-Kyu called on Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed on Monday here. During the meeting, Sheikh Rasheed has said that Pakistan Railways is open to all merit-based international investments. The minister assured the ambassador Pakistan Railways is ready for mutual cooperation with South Korea. He … Read More



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South Korea govt think tank calls for central bank to refrain from rate hik...

11 November, 2018 8:57 am 8:57 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s top government think tank on Tuesday called on the central bank to maintain accommodative monetary policy through to next year, saying inflation would remain low given slowing domestic demand and a sluggish job market. “(The central bank) needs to maintain the monetary policy at the current, easy stance, given that … Read More



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South Korea says North readying nuclear site for international inspectors &...

10 October, 2018 8:25 am 8:25 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea is preparing its Punggye-ri nuclear test site for international inspectors, the Yonhap news agency said on Wednesday, citing South Korea’s spy agency. While North Korea has stopped nuclear and missile tests in the past year, it did not allow international inspections of its dismantling of Punggye-ri in May, drawing criticism … Read More



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South Korea to conduct military drills amid stalled exercises with US

10 October, 2018 9:55 am 9:55 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea will stage two military drills next week amid a thaw in relations with North Korea, which have prompted Seoul and Washington to suspend joint exercises with the United States to spur nuclear talks. The allies agreed last week to halt the Vigilant Ace air defence drills planned for December, after … Read More



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Pakistan beat South Korea 3-1 in Asian Hockey Champions Trophy

10 October, 2018 11:08 pm 11:08 pm

MUSCAT, Oman (92 News) – Pakistan defeated South Korea 3-1 in their inaugural match of the sixth edition of Asian Champions Trophy Hockey Tournament at Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex on Friday. Ijaz Ahmad, Umar Bhutta and Rizwan Senior pushed one goal each to pave the way for the victory. South Korea’s Kim Hyeongjin scored the … Read More



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