Koreas

Fighting between North and South Korea See summary

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rt.com Russia, China to hold anti-missile drill as US mulls radar deployment in S. Korea 05/05
stripes.com N. Korean leader may promote sister to help consolidate power 05/05
hrw.org North Korea: Forced Labor Underpins Party Congress 05/05
af.reuters.com China and Russia to hold anti-missile drill after U.S., South Korea talk defence 05/05
voanews.com North Korea Set to Celebrate Kim Jong Un’s Era 05/05
scmp.com North Korean capital prepares for first party congress for 30 years 05/05
sputniknews.com HRW: N Korea Must Address Issue of Human Rights Abuse Before Party Congress 05/05
dailytimes.com.pk Ash Carter accuses Russia of ‘nuclear saber-rattling’ 05/04
scmp.com North Korea completes work at shipyard dedicated to building ballistic missile subs 05/04
scmp.com China, Russia to hold missile defence drills, amid opposition to US plans to deploy missile shield in South Korea 05/04
rferl.org Russia Holds Up UN Condemnation Of North Korea 05/04
upi.com North Korea threatens United States with peace treaty demand 05/04
stripes.com N. Korean shipyard work paves way for new class of ballistic subs 05/04
sputniknews.com South China Sea Dispute: How Russia Could Help China Win in The Hague 05/04
huffingtonpost.com North Korea Cracks Down On Smoking But Kim Jong Un Still Puffs Away 05/04
foxnews.com Chevrolet, the 'Heartbeat of America,' not coming to Iran 05/04
sky.com Kim Hailed As 'Great Sun' Ahead Of Coronation 05/04
upi.com Russia delays U.N. statement condemning North Korea provocations 05/04
sputniknews.com Pyongyang Nearing Submarine Launched Nuclear Missile Capability Against US 05/04
stripes.com Bath Iron Works to build newest version of Burke destroyer 05/03
stripes.com Satellite photos: Unclear if 5th N. Korean nuclear test imminent 05/03
dnaindia.com North Korea's Pyongyang gears up for congress; South fears nuclear test 05/03
nzherald.co.nz Details of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clear 05/03
thejakartapost.com Iran leader urges for nuclear weapons-free Korean Peninsula 05/03
reuters.com North Korea capital gears up for congress; South fears nuclear test 05/03
stripes.com South Korea worries about its citizens abroad after North threat 05/03
stripes.com N. Korea prepares for massive show of unity in rare ruling party congress 05/03
mareeg.com North Korea ‘missile crashes’ moments after launch 05/03
rferl.org Iran Says Oil Exports To South Korea Up Fourfold Since January 05/03
dw.com New NATO military chief: Thoughtful, but no pushover 05/03
dnaindia.com Ashton Carter accuses Russia of 'nuclear saber-rattling' 05/03
globalsecurity.org S.Korea warns of DPRK's nuke test, missile launch ahead of party convention 05/03
globalsecurity.org South Korea reiterates position that denuclearization be put before dialogue with DPRK 05/03
huffingtonpost.com The Minds of the Minders: A North Korean Diary 05/03
reuters.com Russia delays U.N. council condemnation of North Korea missile tests 05/03
realclearworld.com A Chance for Engagement with North Korea? 05/02
myaccount.nytimes.com Editorial: North Korea’s Brazen Nuclear Moves 05/02
foxnews.com Iran urges nuclear weapon-free Korean peninsula 05/02
foxnews.com SKorea worries about its citizens abroad after North threat 05/02
reuters.com South Korea warns of risk North may abduct citizens abroad 05/02
turkishweekly.net Seoul expecting avalanche of NKorean provocations 05/02
tehrantimes.com Rouhani: Iran opposed to nuclear weapons in Korean peninsula 05/02
upi.com North Korea's sub-launched missile exploded midair, Seoul says 05/02
thejakartapost.com Japan announces $7 billion plan to develop Mekong region 05/02
edition.cnn.com U.S.-South Korea missile defense 05/02
upi.com Iran's Rouhani: No nuclear weapons on Korean peninsula 05/02
tehrantimes.com Rouhani: Iran opposed to development of nuclear weapons on Korean peninsula 05/02
foxnews.com North Korea party congress to show unity around Kim Jong Un 05/01
foxnews.com South Korean president visits Iran to boost ties 05/01
bbc.co.uk North Korea: The limits of small talk in Pyongyang 05/01
sputniknews.com Moscow's Concerns Over Arrival of US Missiles in Korea 'Justified' - Expert 05/01
globalsecurity.org Minju Joson Urges U.S. to Seriously Heed DPRK's Warning 05/01
globalsecurity.org China Calls to Consider North Korean Proposal on Nuclear Program 05/01
sputniknews.com Russia’s, China’s Real Hypersonic Gliders Able to Break US THAAD System 04/30
stripes.com Obama: US 'setting up a shield' to block North Korean missiles 04/30
stripes.com China lays out firm conditions for improved ties with Japan 04/30
dw.com US defense system for South Korea irks China and Russia 04/30
globalsecurity.org U.S. Is Wholly to Blame for Tension on Korean Peninsula: KCNA Commentary 04/30
globalsecurity.org US warned over missile system 04/30
sputniknews.com China Calls to Consider North Korean Proposal on Nuclear Program 04/30
stripes.com Japan calls for international help as N. Korea stonewalls on abductions 04/30
globalsecurity.org DPRK Will Counter Enemy's Threat of Nuclear War with Its Bolstered Nuclear Capability: FM Spokesman 04/30
bbc.co.uk North Korea's rare congress - what is it for? 04/29
foxnews.com North Korea accuses American soldiers of 'hooliganism' along border 04/29
voanews.com North Korea Could Test World’s Commitment to Sanctions 04/29
stripes.com Brooks to take command of USFK amid heightened tensions with North Korea 04/29
voanews.com North Korea Sentences Korean-American to 10 Years in Prison 04/29
sky.com US Man Gets 10 Years For Spying In North Korea 04/29
timesofindia.indiatimes.com N Korea warns US soldiers to stop 'hooliganism' 04/29
scmp.com North Korea accuses US soldiers of pointing and making faces at its border troops 04/29
reuters.com China, Russia urge U.S. to drop Korea missile defense proposal 04/29
en.people.cn DPRK sentences S.Korea-born American to 10 years of hard labor for subversion, espionage 04/29
af.reuters.com China, Russia urge U.S. to drop Korea missile defence proposal 04/29
scmp.com ‘US shouldn’t use North Korea’s actions as an excuse’: China, Russia raise concerns over US missile defence plans 04/29
cnn.com N.Korea sentences U.S. man to 10 years 04/29
en.people.cn China to Join ADMM-Plus Counter-terrorism Exercise 04/29
dawn.com N. Korea’s new missile registers multiple test failures 04/29
sputniknews.com Japan to Abandon ASTRO-H Astronomical Satellite After Communication Lost 04/29
thejakartapost.com Russia, China in agreement on North Korea, South China Sea 04/29
en.people.cn China and Russia Urge US to Drop THAAD Proposal 04/29
bbc.co.uk China bars US warship from Hong Kong 04/29
cnn.com China, Russia renew concerns over U.S. missiles 04/29
rferl.org Lavrov, Wang Criticize Talk Of U.S. Missile-Defense System In Korea 04/29
stripes.com Russia backs China's challenges to US over Asian flashpoints 04/29
stripes.com Yearning for North Korea - the nation they fled 04/29
onpoint.wbur.org Week In The News: Trump, Clinton Pull Ahead, Tamir Rice Settlement, Cruz Picks Carly 04/29
globalsecurity.org China, Russia warn US over Korea missile deployment plan 04/29
scmp.com US, Korea missile defence talks on despite objections by China, Russia 04/29
foxnews.com China ambassador says North Korean proposal merits study 04/29
tehrantimes.com Asia’s Iran oil imports surge 50% in March 04/29
dnaindia.com China, Russia urge US to drop South Korea missile defence proposal 04/29
aljazeera.com North Korea 'missile crashes' moments after launch 04/28
usatoday.com Report: North Korean missile crashes soon after launch 04/28
cnn.com South: N. Korea launches missile 04/28
reuters.com North Korea's test of intermediate range missile fails again: South Korea 04/28
nzherald.co.nz South Korea media say suspected powerful midrange North Korean missile crashes after liftoff 04/28
af.reuters.com North Korea test of intermediate-range missile fails again - South Korea 04/28
scmp.com North Korea’s latest mid-range ‘Musudan’ missile test fails seconds within launch 04/28
huffingtonpost.com North Korean Missile Test Fails Just Seconds After Launch, Official Says 04/28
thejakartapost.com South Korea: Suspected midrange North Korean missile crashes 04/28

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.