Koreas

Fighting between North and South Korea See summary

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cfr.org The North Korean Nuclear Threat: Evaluating Its Twenty-Year Evolution 04/24
stripes.com South Korea ferry toll hits 159 as relatives wait 04/24
ndtv.com Obama says 'critical' for China to pressure North Korea 04/24
mcclatchydc.com Obama meets with family of Japanese abducted by North Korea 04/24
voanews.com Analyst Q&A: Obama’s Agenda for Asia Visit 04/24
ndtv.com Barack Obama in Tokyo backs Japan in China island row 04/24
news24.com Concern as N Korea seals nuke test tunnel 04/24
stripes.com S. Korea asks China to persuade North to avoid nuclear test 04/23
timeslive.co.za Obama visit lifts lid on simmering Asia tensions 04/23
timeslive.co.za South Korea ferry death toll hits 150 as search gets tougher 04/23
voanews.com US Experts: 'Little Evidence' of N. Korea Nuclear Test During Obama Visit 04/23
scmp.com Satellite images show imminent North Korea nuclear test unlikely: US think tank 04/23
nationalpost.com North Korea could conduct fourth nuclear test ‘at any time’ to protest Obama’s visit to Seoul, South says 04/23
stripes.com Ferry disaster, North Korea nukes overshadow Obama visit 04/23
scmp.com Obama touches down in Japan for first leg of tension-filled Asian tour 04/23
voanews.com Obama Arrives in Japan for Start of 8-Day Asia Tour 04/23
english.people.com.cn China committed to nuclear-free Korean Peninsula: Xi 04/23
globalsecurity.org Electronic Attack Squadron 132 Participates in Exercise Max Thunder 04/23
thediplomat.com Park Geun-hye Asks China to Prevent North Korean Nuclear Test 04/23
huffingtonpost.com This Spy Plane Outlasted The Cold War, But Defense Cuts Are Threatening Its Future 04/23
huffingtonpost.com North Korea Responds To Human Rights Report With Homophobic Statement 04/23
voanews.com Obama Begins Asia Tour in Japan 04/23
chinadaily.com.cn Xi reassures Park on denuclearization 04/23
english.people.com.cn Seoul warns of nuclear test 04/23
stripes.com Obama offering Japan security, economic assurances 04/23
myaccount.nytimes.com World Briefing: Contradictory Reports on North Korea’s Nuclear Preparations 04/23
voanews.com Obama Departs for 8 Day Tour of Asia 04/23
reuters.com Obama reassures Japan, other allies on China ahead of visit 04/23
voanews.com Obama Arrives in Japan on 8-Day Asia Tour 04/23
scmp.com North Korea ‘could be planning nuclear test to coincide with Obama’s trip to the South’ 04/22
voanews.com Seoul: North Korea Could be Preparing New Nuclear Test 04/22
bbc.co.uk 'Activity' at N Korea nuclear site 04/22
hosted.ap.org AP names Klug to top SKorea editorial position 04/22
myaccount.nytimes.com North Korea Said to Be Readying Nuclear Test 04/22
foxnews.com North Korea believed to be readying new nuclear test 04/22
aljazeera.com Cyberwars on the Korean Peninsula 04/22
turkishpress.com SKorea says activity detected at North's nuke site 04/22
telegraph.co.uk New childhood pictures of Kim Jong-un emerge 04/22
independent.co.uk Kim Jong-Un: Cherubic childhood images of North Korean dictator emerge 04/22
independent.co.uk South Korea: North Korea could launch missile tests "at any moment" 04/22
cnn.com South: North Korea may be preparing nuclear test 04/22
usatoday.com Korea: South to host Obama, North a nuclear test? 04/22
stripes.com Activity at North Korea site hints at nuke test preps 04/22
globalsecurity.org South Korea says North may be close to nuclear test 04/22
english.yonhapnews.co.kr Boy made first ferry distress call 04/22
chinadaily.com.cn S.Korea warns of 'surprise' DPRK nuke test 04/22
npr.org U.S. Says It's Monitoring For Possible North Korea Nuclear Test 04/22
dw.de North Korea urged not to carry out nuclear test 04/22
reuters.com U.S. urges North Korea to refrain from new nuclear test 04/22
thecuttingedgenews.com The Koreas on Edge - South Korea: North Believed to be Preparing for 4th Nuclear Test 04/22
tamilguardian.com South Korea commends 'tremendous' post-conflict progress in Sri Lanka 04/22
aljazeera.com N Korea urged to stop new nuclear tests 04/22
globalsecurity.org S Korea warns North against conducting nuclear test 04/22
thediplomat.com North Korea’s Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site Shows Signs of Activity 04/22
huffingtonpost.com Obama's Asian Pivot: A WorldPost Review 04/22
vancouversun.com A dictator in diapers: Rare childhood photos of North Korea's Kim Jong-un emerge 04/22
thediplomat.com Debunking the Iran-North Korea Nuclear Axis Myth 04/22
huffingtonpost.com South Korea Ferry Death Toll Climbs As Search For Bodies Continues 04/22
english.people.com.cn Why are America's Asia-Pacific allies uneasy? 04/22
ndtv.com US 'closely monitoring' North Korea for feared nuclear test 04/22
globalsecurity.org Spokesman for DPRK FM Lays Bare Reactionary, Dangerous Nature of Obama's Asian Junket 04/22
online.wsj.com South Korea Sees Signs North Is Planning Nuclear Test 04/22
reuters.com Satellites show North Korea nuclear test unlikely: think tank 04/22
dw.de Trade, security top Obama's agenda in Japan 04/22
telegraph.co.uk North Korea criticises Obama's 'dangerous' Asia tour 04/21
ndtv.com North Korea slams Barack Obama's 'dangerous' Asia tour 04/21
dw.de Fears grow over safety of North Korean reactor 04/21
thelocal.de Bayer regain fourth in battle for Champions League spot 04/21
voanews.com S. Korea to Push Ahead with UNSC Statement on WMD 04/21
voanews.com Seoul: North Korea Could be Preparing New Nuclear Test 04/21
foxnews.com North Korea diversifies drug smuggling, counterfeiting, study says 04/21
heraldsun.com.au NKorea may be close to nuclear test 04/21
online.wsj.com Obama Tries Again on Asia Pivot 04/21
cnn.com S.Korea: North's nuke site active 04/21
huffingtonpost.com Is Justice Possible for North Korea's Victims? 04/19
scmp.com North Korea hits out at UN meeting over its human rights abuses 04/19
turkishpress.com Rocket hits S. Israel, no casualties 04/19
telegraph.co.uk Deadly attack on South Sudan base may be considered a 'war crime' 04/19
csmonitor.com Captain of South Korean ferry, two crew members arrested for alleged negligence 04/19
pbs.org Obama, traveling in Asia, confronts a region warily watching Ukraine crisis 04/19
voanews.com Parents of Disaster Ferry Passengers Lash Out at Authorities 04/19
modernghana.com At least 58 killed in attack on UN base in South Sudan 04/18
globalsecurity.org United States, Japan, Republic of Korea Defense Trilateral Talks Joint Statement 04/18
turkishweekly.net Lavrov’s visit to China 04/18
globalsecurity.org Joint Statement of the Korea-U.S. Integrated Defense Dialogue 04/17
thediplomat.com Japan, South Korea Set Up Diplomatic Channel to Address ‘Comfort Women’ Issue 04/16
thediplomat.com China, US Discuss North Korea 04/16
sabanews.net Obama to make week-long Asian tour 04/15
strategypage.com AIR WEAPONS: SLAM-ER The Intimidator 04/15
scmp.com China ‘frustrated’ by what it sees as US efforts to contain it in Asia 04/15
scmp.com North Korea demands Japan allow international ferry services to resume 04/15
globalsecurity.org N Korea marks Kim Il-Sung birthday with loyalty pledge 04/15
reuters.com U.S., China in 'productive' talks after North Korea test threat 04/15
nzherald.co.nz US declines to name China a currency manipulator 04/15
scmp.com US, China in ‘productive’ talks on North Korea after nuclear test threat 04/15
timeslive.co.za Ivory, rhino horn funding Korean nuke arms race 04/15
realclearworld.com Let Asia Go Nuclear 04/15
dailytimes.com.pk North Korea vows Seoul will pay ‘dear price’ for insults 04/15
scmp.com North Korea vows Seoul will pay ’dear price’ for insulting its nuclear programme 04/14
timesofindia.indiatimes.com India ninth biggest military spender in world 04/14

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.