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S. Korea offers talks on tension, family reunions with North - SFGate;

S. Korea offers talks on tension, family reunions with North - SFGate

SFGateS. Korea offers talks on tension, family reunions with NorthSFGateSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea on Monday offered talks with North Korea to ease animosities along their tense border and resume reunions of families separated by their war in the 1950s. It was unclear how North Korea will react since it remains ...and more »

Reaching out: South Korea offers military talks with North Korea - Washington Times;

Reaching out: South Korea offers military talks with North Korea - Washington Times

Washington TimesReaching out: South Korea offers military talks with North KoreaWashington TimesThese combination of file photos shows South Korea's new President Moon Jae-in, left, waves in Seoul, South Korea on May 10, 2017 and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on April 15, 2017. Seven months ahead of the Pyeongchang Olympics, many ... more ...and more »

AP Explains: South Korea pushes for talks with North Korea - News 12 Westchester;

AP Explains: South Korea pushes for talks with North Korea - News 12 Westchester

News 12 WestchesterAP Explains: South Korea pushes for talks with North KoreaNews 12 Westchester(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). South Korean army soldiers pass by military vehicles deployed in the Korean War era at Korea War Memorial Museum in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, July 17, 2017. South Korea offered Monday to talk with North Korea to ease ...and more »

Is Trump using North Korea threat as trade leverage with South? - Deutsche Welle;

Is Trump using North Korea threat as trade leverage with South? - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleIs Trump using North Korea threat as trade leverage with South?Deutsche WelleThe US is pressuring the new South Korean government to revise a five-year-old economic agreement with implicit suggestion that it could rethink the all-important defense arrangement. Julian Ryall reports from Tokyo. USA Moon Jae-in und Donald Trump ...and more »

South Korea Formally Proposes Talks With the North - Wall Street Journal (subscription);

South Korea Formally Proposes Talks With the North - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Wall Street Journal (subscription)South Korea Formally Proposes Talks With the NorthWall Street Journal (subscription)SEOUL—The administration of South Korean President Moon Jae-in made its first formal offer to start talks with North Korea, following through on a policy plank of Seoul's first left-leaning president in nearly a decade. South Korea's Ministry of ...and more »

Seoul proposes military talks with Pyongyang - The Statesman;

Seoul proposes military talks with Pyongyang - The Statesman

The StatesmanSeoul proposes military talks with PyongyangThe StatesmanSouth Korea on Monday offered to hold military discussions with North Korea for the first time in nearly three years in an effort to reduce tensions on the Korean peninsula. Seoul's proposal, which comes after months of repeated nuclear weapons tests ...and more »

S. Korea seeks rare talks with North to ease military tensions - Ahram Online

S. Korea seeks rare talks with North to ease military tensionsAhram OnlineSouth Korea on Monday offered to hold rare military talks with the North, aiming to ease tensions after Pyongyang tested its first intercontinental ballistic missile. The offer of talks, the first since South Korea elected dovish President Moon Jae-In ...and more »

South Korean President Moon Jae-In calls for rare talks with North - Deutsche Welle;

South Korean President Moon Jae-In calls for rare talks with North - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleSouth Korean President Moon Jae-In calls for rare talks with NorthDeutsche WelleMoon's overture marks a shift in Seoul's policy towards a nuclear-ambitious Pyongyang. The South Korean Red Cross would also like to reunite familes kept apart by the frozen conflict. Nordkorea Südkorea Konflikt DMZ UN (Getty Images/AFP/J. Martin).and more »

South Korea proposes rare military talks with North Korea to ease border tensions - Telegraph.co.uk;

South Korea proposes rare military talks with North Korea to ease border tensions - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukSouth Korea proposes rare military talks with North Korea to ease border tensionsTelegraph.co.ukSouth Korea on Monday proposed military talks with North Korea, the first formal overture to Pyongyang by the government of President Moon Jae-in, and said the two sides should discuss ways to avoid hostile acts near the heavily militarised border.and more »

South Korea has proposed rare talks with the North - China Post

South Korea has proposed rare talks with the NorthChina PostSEOUL -- South Korea has proposed a fresh round of military talks with Pyongyang, the Defense Ministry in Seoul said Monday, in a bid to de-escalate tensions on the border. Talks could be held in the village of Panmunjom, just on the North Korean side ...and more »

Seoul seeks rare talks with North Korea to ease military tensions - PanARMENIAN.Net;

Seoul seeks rare talks with North Korea to ease military tensions - PanARMENIAN.Net

PanARMENIAN.NetSeoul seeks rare talks with North Korea to ease military tensionsPanARMENIAN.NetPanARMENIAN.Net - South Korea on Monday, July 17 offered to hold rare military talks with the North, aiming to ease tensions after Pyongyang tested its first intercontinental ballistic missile, AFP reports. The offer of talks, the first since South ...and more »

5 things you need to know now - The Week Magazine

5 things you need to know nowThe Week MagazineThe South Korean government has proposed holding military talks with North Korea later this week, the first time new President Moon Jae-in's government has made such a proposition to Pyongyang. South Korea said it wants to stop hostile military ...and more »

South Korea proposes inter-Korean military talks to thaw cross-border tension - Jakarta Post;

South Korea proposes inter-Korean military talks to thaw cross-border tension - Jakarta Post

Jakarta PostSouth Korea proposes inter-Korean military talks to thaw cross-border tensionJakarta PostSouth Korea proposes inter-Korean military talks to thaw cross-border tension A show of force: A man watches a TV news program reporting about North Korea's missile firing with a file footage, at Seoul Train Station in Seoul, South Korea, on April 29 ...and more »

(News Focus) Seeking talks, S. Korea tests Kim Jong-un's appetite for warming ties - Yonhap News;

(News Focus) Seeking talks, S. Korea tests Kim Jong-un's appetite for warming ties - Yonhap News

Yonhap News(News Focus) Seeking talks, S. Korea tests Kim Jong-un's appetite for warming tiesYonhap NewsSEOUL, July 17 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's offer of military and family reunion talks with North Korea on Monday reflects President Moon Jae-in's resolve to draw a line between sanctions on Pyongyang and efforts to improve bilateral ties. It's also seen ...and more »

Today in Korean history - Yonhap News

Today in Korean historyYonhap News1973 -- The United States announces that it supports the unified entry of North Korea and South Korea into the United Nations (U.N.). In 1991, the two Koreas were simultaneously admitted to the U.N. as the Cold War structure of global politics receded.and more »

South Korea offers to talk with North on easing border tensions, resuming family reunions - Fox News;

South Korea offers to talk with North on easing border tensions, resuming family reunions - Fox News

Fox NewsSouth Korea offers to talk with North on easing border tensions, resuming family reunionsFox NewsSouth Korea is willing to put the North's first intercontinental ballistic missile test aside and work with the isolated regime on easing tensions and resuming reunions of families separated by their war in the 1950s. Vice Defense Minister Suh Choo Suk ...and more »

South Korea proposes rare military talks with North Korea - BBC News;

South Korea proposes rare military talks with North Korea - BBC News

BBC NewsSouth Korea proposes rare military talks with North KoreaBBC NewsSouth Korea has proposed holding military talks with the North, after weeks of heightened tension following Pyongyang's long-range missile test. If they were to go ahead, they would be the first high-level talks since 2015. A senior official said talks ...and more »

South Korea proposes military talks with North Korea - KTVZ;

South Korea proposes military talks with North Korea - KTVZ

KTVZSouth Korea proposes military talks with North KoreaKTVZSEOUL (CNN) - South Korea's new government is making overtures to the North, proposing military talks at the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) that separates the two rivals. In an attempt to defuse rising tensions on the Korean Peninsula, South Korea's Defense ...and more »

Seoul proposing military, family reunion talks with Pyongyang - NK News;

Seoul proposing military, family reunion talks with Pyongyang - NK News

NK NewsSeoul proposing military, family reunion talks with PyongyangNK NewsSouth Korea has sent a proposal to North Korea for talks on easing military tensions and the reunion of separated families, Seoul's Ministry of National Defense (MND) and the Red Cross said on Monday. Talks, Seoul hopes, will take place on July 21 and ...and more »

The case for a phased US withdrawal from South Korea - Asia Times;

The case for a phased US withdrawal from South Korea - Asia Times

Asia TimesThe case for a phased US withdrawal from South KoreaAsia TimesThe United States should consider a phased withdrawal from South Korea. The Cold War has long ended and US forces along the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) are no longer necessary, despite continued missile and nuclear testing by North Korea. In 1948, the ...and more »