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#Korea

# korea - Saturday 4 August, 2018

Secretly filmed 'spycam porn' sparks record protests in South Korea

The number of spycam crimes in the country surged to 6,500 last year.

# korea - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

US intelligence agencies find North Korea 'building new missiles'

Following the Singapore summit in June, President Donald Trump had declared that Pyongyang was “no longer a nuclear threat”.

# korea - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Satellite imagery has shown North Korea dismantling a key nuclear site

Satellite imagery has shown North Korea dismantling a key nuclear site

Analysts have said that it is an “important first step” towards fulfilling commitments made to US President Donald Trump.

# korea - Thursday 28 June, 2018

From The42 Embassy-storming, Korean-cradling Mexico fans are winning this World Cup Koreano Hermano

Embassy-storming, Korean-cradling Mexico fans are winning this World Cup

The greatest fans in the world (right now).

# korea - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

From The42 South Korea celebrated like they had qualified for last 16 as players weren't told Sweden were cruising Ignorance Is Bliss

South Korea celebrated like they had qualified for last 16 as players weren't told Sweden were cruising

Cho Hyun-woo says the players didn’t know the score in the other Group F game this afternoon.

# korea - Saturday 16 June, 2018

Sleeping too much or not enough may have bad effects on health

Fewer than six and more than 10 hours of sleep per day are associated with conditions such as increased blood pressure.

# korea - Friday 15 June, 2018

'We can actually be one nation again' - For Koreans in Ireland the Singapore summit is not about Trump

It’s more about the personal than the politics.

# korea - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Major US military exercises with South Korea 'suspended indefinitely'

Trump on Tuesday had said the US would halt “war games” with its South Korean security ally.

# korea - Thursday 24 May, 2018

North Korea slams 'ignorant and stupid' Mike Pence as nuclear summit hangs in the balance

Pence warned North Korea that it would be a “great mistake” to try and play with Washington.

# korea - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

North Korea moves to 'completely destroy' nuclear test site ahead of Trump-Kim summit

The two leaders will meet in Singapore next month.

# korea - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

South Korea says US troops are staying - regardless of any peace deal

Seoul and Pyongyang have remained technically at war since the 1950s.

# korea - Sunday 29 April, 2018

North Korea promises to shut nuclear test site next month

Kim Jong Un said he “would soon invite experts of South Korea and the US as well as journalists”.

# korea - Friday 27 April, 2018

'No more war' - North and South Korean leaders commit to complete denuclearisation

Kim was flanked by his sister and close adviser Kim Yo Jong.

# korea - Sunday 1 April, 2018

US and South Korea resume army drills as relations with Kim Jong-un's regime improve

The drills were delayed so that the Winter Olympics could take place without tension.

# korea - Friday 9 March, 2018

Trump to hold historic first meeting with North Korea's Kim Jong Un

The meeting is expected to happen before the end of May.

# korea - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

North Korea will take part in the Winter Olympics in South Korea following talks

Officials from the North and South have held their first official talks in more than two years.

# korea - Thursday 21 December, 2017

North Korean soldier defects to South, triggers gunfire at border

The soldier cross the border in thick fog and made his way to a guard post.

# korea - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Trump promises to 'figure it out' with South Korea's president

Trump has been visiting a number of Asian countries.

# korea - Sunday 5 November, 2017

This building's facade will be recycled when it is demolished

“We intended to reinterpret the possibility for the boundary of the wall using new materials.”

# korea - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

'Rocket man is on a suicide mission': Trump issues stark threat to North Korea Rocket Man This post contains videos

'Rocket man is on a suicide mission': Trump issues stark threat to North Korea

He also called out Iran and said he could get rid of the international peace accord.

# korea - Monday 4 September, 2017

South Korea now believes the North can fit a nuclear weapon onto a missile

The intelligence comes after Pyongyang claimed to have tested a hydrogen bomb.

# korea - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Scientists have finally found a 'star' that was spotted by Korean astrologers nearly 600 years ago

The “star” was actually a colossal hydrogen explosion which produced a burst of light 300,000 times brighter than our Sun.

# korea - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

'Missile passing. Missile passing': Japanese awake to text message warnings of North Korea missile Ballistic This post contains videos

'Missile passing. Missile passing': Japanese awake to text message warnings of North Korea missile

The missile flew over Japan for two minutes before crashing into the sea.

# korea - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

From The42 Ex-Derry and Celtic winger becomes first Irish footballer to play in South Korea Big Switch

Ex-Derry and Celtic winger becomes first Irish footballer to play in South Korea

Niall McGinn has 50 international appearances for Northern Ireland and has spent the last five seasons at Aberdeen.

# korea - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

US student who fell into coma while imprisoned in North Korea returned home

The State Department says Dennis Rodman’s visit “had nothing to do with the release”.

# korea - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Dennis Rodman thinks Trump is 'pretty happy' he's going back to North Korea

The former basketball player said the issue of several Americans currently detained there is “not my purpose right now”.

# korea - Saturday 13 May, 2017

From The Daily Edge Korean beauty products are now popping up in Irish shops - here's why you should get involved Sheet Masks

Korean beauty products are now popping up in Irish shops - here's why you should get involved

Korea doesn’t mess around when it comes to skin.

# korea - Monday 1 May, 2017

Trump says he would be 'honoured' to meet with North Korea's Kim Jong-Un

Earlier, North Korea warned it can carry out a nuclear missile test ‘at any time and at any location’.

# korea - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

America will respond to any North Korean attack with 'overwhelming and effective' force

Aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, Mike Pence told troops he was there as “storm clouds gather on the horizon” of Northeast Asia.

# korea - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

North Korea threatens weekly missile tests as Trump says they 'gotta behave'

North Korea could react to a potential US strike by targeting South Korea or Japan.

# korea - Sunday 19 March, 2017

There may be more mystery to the death of Kim Jong-Nam than was first thought Mystery This post contains videos

There may be more mystery to the death of Kim Jong-Nam than was first thought

There are doubts about how VX was used safely by the assassins.

# korea - Thursday 16 March, 2017

# korea - Monday 6 March, 2017

"A new stage of threat": Condemnation of North Korea as missiles reach Japanese waters

The US and South Korea began annual joint military exercises last week – and they always infuriate Pyongyang.

# korea - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Malaysia expels North Korean ambassador over Kim murder

He is expected to leave Malaysia within 48 hours.

# korea - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Media frenzy and armed special forces as Kim Jong-Nam's son reportedly visits body Cold War Kid This post contains videos

Media frenzy and armed special forces as Kim Jong-Nam's son reportedly visits body

North Korea wants Malaysia to hand over the slain man’s body.

# korea - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Woman arrested over 'assassination' of Kim Jong Un's half brother

Two female agents are believed to have used some kind of toxin in the attack.

# korea - Friday 9 December, 2016

South Korea impeaches its president over corruption scandal

There had been massive street protests over the scandal.

# korea - Friday 2 December, 2016

Here's everything that's going to happen in 2017, apparently...

… according to the Old Moore’s Almanac.

# korea - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

North Korea takes major nuclear step as it test-fires two powerful missiles

The launches have sparked worldwide condemnation.

# korea - Monday 28 December, 2015

Japan apologises to women forced to be sex slaves for WWII soldiers

The Korean women were forced into military-run brothels.

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