North And South Korea Continue To Move Toward Peace And Integration, Despite US

By Staff, -

North and South Korea held high-level talks at Panmunjom on October 15 and adopted a joint statement on implementing the Pyongyang Joint Declaration signed at the inter-Korean summit on September [...]

No Navy Fleet Week On Jeju Island!

By Bruce K. Gagnon, -

This photo was taken from Gangjeong village on Jeju Island, South Korea as the US and South Korea prepare for Navy 'International Fleet Week' which will bring legions of US and its allies [...]

Koreas Agreed To Disarm Border Village

By Staff, -

Pyongyang, North Korea — North and South Korea have agreed to disarm a jointly controlled border village, starting with the removal of landmines. A joint statement signed by the countries’ [...]

North and South Korea Steer Toward Peace Despite Heavy US Foot On The Brakes

By Elliott Gabriel, Mintpress News -

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and his counterpart from the South, President Moon Jae-in, made a powerful show of unity with the signing of the Pyongyang Declaration on Wednesday, underscoring [...]

A March On Jeju Island

By Buddy Bell, -

On the cusp of July and August, nearly 200 students and 150 adults participated in a 3-day march in opposition to the construction of a second airport on Jeju-Do, South Korea. The plans include [...]

US Ambassador Says ‘Too early’ To End The Korean War, Moon-Kim To Meet Again

By Staff, -

The two Koreas also restored their military communication line on August 15 to ease military tension. On the same day as the announcement of the inter-Korean summit, U.S. Ambassador to South [...]

Two Koreas Agree On 3rd Moon-Kim Summit To Be Held In September

By Kim Yoo-chul and Kim Bo-eun, -

Leaders of the two Koreas will have their third summit in North Korea's capital next month, representatives of the two countries said in a joint press statement Monday. "South Korea and North [...]

U.S. House Passes Defense Bill Restricting Drawdown Of Troops In S. Korea

By Staff, -

WASHINGTON, July 26 (Yonhap) -- The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed a defense authorization bill that restricts any drawdown of American troops in South Korea. The John S. McCain [...]

Pentagon Suspends August Military Drills With South Korea

By Lolita C. Baldor, -

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon on Monday formally suspended a major military exercise planned for August with South Korea, a much-anticipated move stemming from President Donald Trump’s nuclear [...]

What’s Driving The Peace Process In Korea?

By Staff, Telesur -

One very important aspect is the stance of the South Korean (ROK) government. President Moon Jae-in came to power last year on the basis of a campaign promising, among other things, a serious bid [...]

Show Solidarity With Corea Hunger Strike

By Corea Peace Delegation, Popular Resistance. -

Washington, DC - The Corea Peace delegation reports that even though South Korea and North Korea had agreed to stop all hostilities against each other and pledged to lower military tension in the [...]

North Korea Says It Will Not Become Libya Or Iraq, Stops Peace Process

By Kim Kye Gwan, Korean Central News Agency -

Prior to the DPRK-U.S. summit, unbridled remarks provoking the other side of dialogue are recklessly made in the U.S. and I am totally disappointed as these constitute extremely unjust [...]

Unification Of Korea Being Led By Beijing, Not Trump

By Vijay Prashad, Independent Media Institute. -

No doubt that it was an emotional moment last Friday, when North Korea’s Kim Jong-un and South Korea’s Moon Jae-in stepped over the boundary line that separates the two Koreas. That Kim invited [...]

The Historic Korean Peace Declaration Was Made Possible By Social Movements, Not Trump

By Sarah Lazare, -

President Donald Trump—who has previously threatened the entire Korean peninsula with nuclear annihilation—now appears to be claiming credit for a historic step towards military de-escalation [...]

A Most Hopeful Korean Summit With Little Chance Of Final Success

By Staff, -

Leaders of North and South Korea signed a treaty of reconciliation and nonaggression this morning, renouncing armed force against each other and saying that they would formally bring the Korean [...]