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South Korea Isn’t Lifting North Korean Sanctions—Yet

South Korean leadership backtracked statements that.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 11th, 2018

Why Trump Holds the Cards on North Korea Sanctions

In October, President Donald Trump slapped down South Korean efforts to ease sanctions on North Korea, saying it couldn’t be done “without our approval.” He’s not far off......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 1st, 2018

South Korea Isn’t Lifting North Korean Sanctions—Yet

South Korean leadership backtracked statements that.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 11th, 2018

S. Korea walks back on possibly lifting sanctions on North

South Korea has walked back on a proposal to lift some of its unilateral sanctions against North Korea following President Donald Trump's blunt response......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 11th, 2018

The Latest: South Korea considers lifting sanctions on North

The Latest on South Korea saying it's considering lifting sanctions against North Korea to hel.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 10th, 2018

Despite Warning From U.S., North Korean Coal Slipped Into South

A coal shipment that arrived in South Korea last fall exposed a gap in the global effort to enforce sanctions on Pyongyang......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 13th, 2018

South Korea: North Korean coal entered its ports illegally

South Korea said a total of 35,000 tons of North Korean coal and pig iron worth $5.8 million illegally entered its ports last year, in possible violations of UN sanctions......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 10th, 2018

South Korea Suspects 9,000 Tons of North Korean Coal Made It Into the Country

Seoul is looking for the suspected North Korean coal that entered its ports last year despite a ban on such shipments, in what would be another example of Pyongyang exploiting gaps in the U.S.-led sanctions regime......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 18th, 2018

North Korea Plays Up U.S. Concessions to Kim Jong Un

North Korea said President Donald Trump had told Kim Jong Un that he intended to halt U.S.-South Korea military exercises and lift sanctions, suggesting through its state media that Mr. Trump had acceded to two longstanding North Korean demands......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 12th, 2018

North Korea Making Progress

South Korea is in close consultations with the United States and the United Nations to get sanctions exemptions ahead of a planned groundbreaking ceremony in Nort.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsDec 14th, 2018

Kim"s Seoul Trip on Ice as Korean Detente Cools

Cracks in the hard-won detente between North and South Korea are emerging, raising doubts about the path ahead after a year of warming ties......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjDec 13th, 2018

Treasury sanctions South African for helping North Korea acquire oil

The U.S. Treasury on Monday announced it has sanctioned a Russian-born South African named Vladlen Amtchentsev for helping North Korea acquire oil. The Treasury said Amtchentsev acted for a company called Vel.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 19th, 2018

North Korea Expands "Secret" Missile Bases As Peace Talks Stall

As it grows increasingly frustrated with the US's refusals to begin lifting economic sanctions in recognition of all the "progress" made during the Trump era, North Korea threaten.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 12th, 2018

After tragedies and big losses, Hyundai looks to reverse North Korea fortunes

For Hyundai, the South Korean conglomerate, North Korea has been a story of lost opportunities – and tragedy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 30th, 2018

Moon"s Push to Ease North Korea Sanctions Falls Flat

South Korea’s president is trying—and so far failing—to rally European support for loosening sanctions on North Korea, a move that risks putting him at odds with the Trump administration’s efforts to maintain pressure on Pyongyang......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 19th, 2018

Moon"s Hail Mary for EU to Back Easing North Korea Sanctions

South Korea’s president is trying—and so far failing—to rally European support for loosening sanctions on North Korea, a move that also risks putting him further at odds with the Trump administration’s efforts to maintain pressure on Pyongyang......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 19th, 2018

Ease or Squeeze? U.S., Seoul Split Over North Korea Policy

Friction is growing between South Korea and the U.S. over how best to persuade North Korea to give up its nuclear program, with Washington maintaining pressure and Seoul seeking to ease sanctions......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 18th, 2018

Ease or Squeeze? U.S., Seoul Wrangle Over North Korea Policy

Friction is growing between South Korea and the U.S. over how best to persuade North Korea to give up its nuclear program, with Washington maintaining pressure and Seoul seeking to ease sanctions......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 18th, 2018

For Leverage Against U.S., North Korea"s Kim Seeks Help From Old Friends

South Korea’s president said he expects North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to meet with the leaders of Russia and China soon, as Pyongyang turns to two old backers ahead of a possible second summit with President Trump......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 8th, 2018

Will North Korea Take Over South Korea?

Authored by Gordon Chang via The Gatestone Institute, Throughout his visit to North Korea, South Korean President.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 26th, 2018

16 pictures show North Korea"s grand performance at the Mass Games, where South Korea"s president gave his first speech directly to North Koreans

Pyeongyang Press Corps/Reuters South Korean .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 20th, 2018