North Korea sentences South Korean journalists to death in absentia - BNO News

A North Korean court will sentence four South Korean journalists to death in absentia for writing a book review in which a photo with edited North Korean symbols was visible, the country's state-run news agency reported on Thursday.

Washington, Seoul Wrap Up Joint Military Drills Amid Tension - Latin American Herald Tribune

SEOUL - The United States and South Korea Thursday concluded their annual war games, the Ulchi Freedom Guardian, amid heightened tension on the Korean peninsula following another missile launch by North Korea. The Kim Jong-un led regime ...

North Korea Sentences Two South Korean Journalists To Death Over a Book Review - Yahoo News UK

North Korea's Central Court has sentenced two South Korean journalists and two media executives to death for reviewing a book that outlines a sprawling undergound capitalist economy in the secretive Communist state. In an article on North Korean state ...

North Korea sentences South Korean reporters to death over review of book about country - Channel NewsAsia

SEOUL: A North Korean court sentenced two South Korean journalists and their publishers to death for "seriously insulting the dignity" of the country by reviewing and interviewing the British authors of a book about life in the North, its state media ...

Korea, US Wrap up UFG Joint Drill - Newburgh Gazette

The annual Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercise, which started on August 21, has involved more than 50,000 South Korea troops and around 17,500 American service members, including 3,000 from overseas bases. Seeking the ways to resolve the ...

South Korea, US Show Off Air Power in Joint War Games Amid Tensions With North - Sputnik International

The United States and South Korea took part in the joint drills in the center of the Korean Peninsula two days after Pyongyang launched a missile that fell 733 miles east of Japan's northern island Hokkaido. MOSCOW (Sputnik) – A total of four US F-35B ...

SitRep: Allies Launch Major Flyover of Korean Peninsula; Pentagon Comes Clean on Deployments - Foreign Policy (blog)

Overflight. The U.S. Air Force and Marines teamed with the South Korean and Japanese air forces Thursday to conduct an unprecedented show of force and live fire exercise over the Korean peninsula. And the timing was no coincidence. The mission “was ...

US sends B-1Bs, F-35s to Korea as warning against Pyongyang - The Korea Herald

Four F-35B stealth jets and two B-1B strategic bombers from the United States trained with South Korea's F-15K fighter jets over the Korean Peninsula on Thursday in response to North Korea's continued ballistic missile launches and nuclear weapons ...

North Korea 'sentences' four South Korean journalists to death over 'insulting' book reviews - The Star Online

A Korean edition of the book 'North Korea Confidential' is displayed in a bookstore in Seoul on August 31, 2017.PHOTO: AFP. SEOUL: Pyongyang has sentenced four South Korean journalists to death for book reviews that insulted the North, state media said ...

South Korea to upgrade Kaesong guidelines amid UNSC sanctions - The Korea Herald

South Korea's Unification Ministry said Thursday it will launch a research project that aims to overhaul and upgrade the operational guidelines of the now-suspended Kaesong Industrial Complex. “It is necessary to draw an expansive management plan of ...