Koreas

Fighting between North and South Korea See summary

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stripes.com North Korea bans new tourists, takes strict measures over Ebola fears 10/31
stripes.com First South Korean female troops pass Army's EIB training 10/31
en.ria.ru Seoul, Beijing Express Similar Viewpoint on North Korea’s Nuclear Program 10/31
scmp.com Pyongyang invites EU rights official Stavros Lambrinidis for visit in March 10/31
sify.com India votes against UN draft resolutions on NPT 10/30
globalsecurity.org North Korea Can Miniaturize Nuclear Warheads for Medium-Range Missiles: US Military Expert 10/30
bbc.co.uk Prison for S Korea bullying soldiers 10/30
thediplomat.com Is North Korea Developing Sea-Based Ballistic Missiles? 10/29
ndtv.com North Korea Researching Sea-Based Missiles: US Think-Tank 10/29
telegraph.co.uk Why is North Korea trying to charm the West? 10/29
globalsecurity.org N. Korean Arms Progress Called Clear Threat to Seoul 10/29
thediplomat.com North Korea’s Charm Offensive: New Cards, Same Player 10/29
voanews.com North Korean Mobile Missile Launchers Seen as Bigger Threat Than Nukes 10/29
cnn.com Why the North Korean publicity blitz? 10/28
ndtv.com North Korea May Be Developing Sea-Based Missiles 10/28
globalsecurity.org S. Korean Defense Chief: Pyongyang Nuke Miniaturization Tech Is 'Significant' 10/28
ndtv.com India's Role in the World's Largest-Ever Scientific Project 10/28
usatoday.com Seoul: Kim Jong Un had ankle surgery 10/28
scmp.com Base linked to ocean-fired missiles 10/28
voanews.com N. Korean Arms Progress Called Clear Threat to Seoul 10/28
gmanetwork.com North Korea researching sea-based missiles – US think-tank 10/28
dw.de Analysts skeptical North Korea can build nuclear warhead 10/28
nzherald.co.nz NKorea may be developing sea-based missiles 10/28
en.ria.ru US Special Envoy for Six-Party Talks on North Korea Nuclear Program Visits Seoul: Reports 10/27
nzherald.co.nz Japanese in North Korea for talks on abductions 10/27
afghanistannews.net FP’s Situation Report U.K. and U.S. Marines end mission in Afghanistan Feds and states split on Ebola response Stalemate with the Islamic State continues North Korea closer to a nuclear missile and much more. 10/27
usatoday.com N. Korea, U.N. investigator meet on possible visit 10/27
nzherald.co.nz UN investigator: Refer North Korea to ICC 10/27
afghanistannews.net The tragedy of Afghanistan UK troops withdraw what’s left behind 10/27
voanews.com S. Korean Defense Chief: Pyongyang Nuke Miniaturization Tech Is 'Significant' 10/27
en.ria.ru South Korea's Envoy to Discuss North Korean's Nuclear Threat in China 10/27
english.people.com.cn DPRK has significant level of nuke miniaturization technology: S. Korea 10/27
worldpoliticsreview.com For U.S. and South Korea, Missile Defense Looms as Next Big Challenge 10/27
stripes.com ‘Conditions’ dictate delay in S. Korea OPCON transfer 10/26
realclearworld.com Will North Korea Ever Use Nukes? 10/26
thediplomat.com Korea’s Branding Woes 10/25
dnaindia.com US official says North Korea capable of building miniaturized nuclear weapons 10/25
en.ria.ru US General Says North Korea Can Produce Nuclear Warheads Fit for Ballistic Missiles 10/25
foxnews.com North Korea closer to building nuclear missile, Pentagon says 10/25
thediplomat.com US General: North Korea Can Miniaturize Nuke Warheads 10/25
globalsecurity.org Department of Defense Press Briefing by Rear Adm. Kirby in the Pentagon Briefing Room 10/25
reuters.com Japan could deploy minesweepers off South Korea in war with North, U.S. admiral says 10/24
thediplomat.com Kerry: Return to Six Party Talks Possible ‘in the Next Weeks, Months’ 10/24
reuters.com U.S. general says he believes North Korea can build nuclear warhead 10/24
ndtv.com 'Premature' to Talk of US Troop Cuts in Asia: Kerry 10/24
stripes.com USFK chief: N. Korea has made crucial advance toward nuclear missile 10/24
stripes.com USFK chief: North Korea has made crucial advance toward nuclear missile 10/24
stripes.com Kerry says no apology to North Korea to free detained Americans 10/24
nzherald.co.nz US general:NKorea may have nuclear missile knowhow 10/24
thediplomat.com Malaysia Stops Lighthouse Construction in Disputed Waters 10/24
upi.com Pentagon: North Korea can probably build a rocket-mounted nuclear warhead 10/24
voanews.com Kerry: US Open to Denuclearization Talks With North Korea 10/24
online.wsj.com Pyongyang Seen Closer to Nuclear Missile 10/24
myaccount.nytimes.com U.S. Commander Sees Key Nuclear Step by North Korea 10/24
thediplomat.com X-Band and THAAD as Good as Anti-China Trilateral Defense Agreement? 10/24
miningweekly.com Russia kicks off South Africa’s ‘nuclear vendor parade’ 10/24
turkishweekly.net US to maintain control over military operations in South Korea: Secretary of Defense 10/24
globalsecurity.org Hagel Details U.S., South Korean Wartime Control Agreement 10/24
stripes.com US radar deployment in Japan draws Chinese rebuke 10/24
thediplomat.com South Korea Scraps ‘Christmas Tower’ Near North Korean Border 10/23
reuters.com China criticizes U.S. missile defense radar in Japan 10/23
pbs.org 20 years later, commemorating a war averted 10/23
en.ria.ru US to Maintain Control Over Military Operations in South Korea: Secretary of Defense 10/23
bbc.co.uk US command of S Korea troops to stay 10/23
en.ria.ru Pyongyang Warns Seoul of Military Response to Propaganda 10/23
turkishweekly.net Anti-missile system deployment in Pacific threatens regional peace: Beijing 10/23
english.people.com.cn China criticizes U.S. for X-band radar deployment in Kyoto 10/23
nzherald.co.nz US, SKorea agree to delay wartime control transfer 10/23
independent.co.uk South Korea pulls down 'Christmas tree' condemned by North as propaganda warfare 10/22
edition.cnn.com U.N.: N. Korea must be held accountable 10/22
voanews.com Column: Lessons of North Korea for Iran Nuclear Talks 10/22
dw.de S. Korea pulls down 'provocative' Christmas tree from border 10/22
voanews.com Seoul Fells Controversial Christmas 'Tree' that Twinkled on Border 10/22
bbc.co.uk S Korea takes down 'Christmas tree' 10/22
france24.com S. Korea takes down disputed border ‘Christmas tree’ 10/22
en.ria.ru Russia Would Welcome US Steps to Resume Nuclear Talks With North Korea: Foreign Ministry 10/22
telegraph.co.uk South Korea dismantles 'Christmas tree' tower after protests from Pyongyang 10/22
punchng.com South Korea takes down ‘Christmas tree’ border tower 10/22
csmonitor.com Jeffrey Fowle reunited with his family in Ohio 10/22
scmp.com South Korea dismantles 'Christmas tree' tower at centre of row with North 10/22
csmonitor.com South Korea dismantles giant Christmas tree tower on border with North (+video) 10/22
reuters.com U.S., Japan to conduct joint military drill for island defense 10/21
ndtv.com US, Japan to Conduct Joint Military Drill for Island Defence 10/21
huffingtonpost.com American Detainee Released From North Korea, State Department Confirms 10/21
globalsecurity.org VMFA - 533 goes sky high, Korean Marine Exchange Program 14-13 begins 10/21
voanews.com Exclusive: North Korean Ambassador Says His Country Will Keep Nuclear Program 10/21
usatoday.com North Korea releases one of three Americans held captive 10/21
stripes.com North Korea frees US man; 2 more still detained 10/21
online.wsj.com Steadying Allied Defenses in Korea 10/21
sify.com US: 1 American released from North Korea 10/20
thediplomat.com North Korea to Engage or Provoke? 10/20
ndtv.com Attacks on Afghanistan Checkpoints Kill Four Troops 10/20
en.ria.ru North Korea Gets New Submarine 10/20
en.ria.ru Washington, Seoul Defense Chiefs to Meet on October 23: South Korean Defense Ministry 10/20
timeslive.co.za Government engaging with nuclear vendors 10/19
aljazeera.com North Korea's defiance shown through grandeur 10/19
ndtv.com US and China Look to Manage Differences, Cooperate Against Threats 10/19
scoop.co.nz New report on Kosmos Energy in occupied Western Sahara 10/19
thediplomat.com North Korea Says US Trying to ‘Ignite a Nuclear War’ 10/19
dnaindia.com US, China look to tackle differences, cooperate against threats like Islamic State, Ebola 10/19

Summary

The roots of the conflict between North and South Korea go back to the division of the peninsula at the end of World War II.