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South Korea’s Moon hints at possibility of three-way summit with North Korea and U.S.

By Jesse Johnson
- via The Japan Times    Mar 21, 2018

South Korean President Moon Jae-in delivers a speech during a ceremony celebrating the 99th anniversary of the March First Independence Movement against Japanese colonial rule, at Seodaemun Prison History Hall in Seoul on March 1. | REUTERS

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Wednesday floated the possibility of a three-way summit involving the two Koreas and the United States in the wake ...

Release of detained Americans should not be precondition for Kim-Trump summit: Sweden

via The Japan Times    Mar 20, 2018

Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom talks to journalists on Friday in the Swedish house of parliment in Stockholm, to comment on her meeting with the North Korean foreign minister the day before. | SOREN ANDERSSON / TT NEWS AGENCY / VIA AFP-JIJI

The release of three U.S. citizens held in North Korea should not be a condition for the planned summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and ...

U.S.-South Korea military drills to resume despite thaw with nuclear-armed North Korea

By Jesse Johnson
- via The Japan Times    Mar 20, 2018

U.S. Army and South Korean soldiers take positions during the annual Foal Eagle joint military exercise at the Rodriquez Multi-Purpose Range Complex in Pocheon, South Korea, in March 2015. | AP

The U.S. and South Korea announced Tuesday that postponed annual joint military drills would begin April 1 amid a potentially monumental thaw in ties with ...

Empowered Xi says China ready to fight ‘bloody battle’ to regain place in world

via The Japan Times    Mar 20, 2018

A TV screen shows Chinese President Xi Jinping delivering a speech at the closing session of the annual National People's Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Tuesday. | AP

Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a blistering nationalist speech on Tuesday, warning against any attempts to split China and touting the country’s readiness to fight ...

Xi to launch ‘Voice of China’ broadcaster to boost global image

By Keith Zhai
- via The Japan Times    Mar 20, 2018

Delegates applaud as China's President Xi Jinping walks past after he delivered a speech during the closing session of the National People's Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Tuesday. | AFP-JIJI

China has approved the creation of one of the world’s largest propaganda machines as it looks to improve its global image, according to a person ...

South Korean K-pop singers to perform in North Korea

By Hyung-jin Kim
- via The Japan Times    Mar 20, 2018

The members of South Korean girl band Red Velvet pose for photographers during the 32nd Golden Disc Awards in Goyang, South Korea, in January. | AP

South Korea said Tuesday it will send a 160-member artistic group to North Korea, including about 10 celebrated K-pop singers, for rare concerts there.The South ...

Key North Korean diplomat heads to Finland ahead of possible talks with U.S. and South Korea

via The Japan Times    Mar 19, 2018

Choe Kang Il, a senior North Korean diplomat handling North American affairs, is seen at the Beijing Capital International Airport in Beijing Sunday. Cho is heading to Finland for talks with the U.S. and South Korea. | KIM JIN-BANG / YONHAP / VIA AP

A senior North Korean diplomat left for Finland on Sunday for talks with former U.S. and South Korean officials, Yonhap News Agency reported, amid a ...

Hundreds flee as Australian wildfires destroy homes and kill cattle

via The Japan Times    Mar 19, 2018

A house thats has been destroyed by a bushfire can be seen near the town of Cobden, located southwest of Melbourne in Australia Sunday. | AAP / DAVID CROSLING / VIA REUTERS

Australian authorities urged people to remain alert on Monday as wildfires that have destroyed dozens of homes, killed cattle and forced hundreds of residents to ...

Suu Kyi spoke at length about Myanmar troubles at ASEAN summit: Turnbull

via The Japan Times    Mar 19, 2018

Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi arrives at the Fairbairn Defence Establishment in Canberra on Sunday. | AFP-JIJI

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi spoke at length about her country’s troubled western state of Rakhine at a Sydney conference on Sunday and appealed ...

Top South Korean diplomat says Kim has ‘given his word’ on nukes

By Jesse Johnson
- via The Japan Times    Mar 19, 2018

South Korea Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha meets with Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan on Friday at the State Department in Washington. | AP

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has “given his word” that he is committed to denuclearizing, South Korea’s top diplomat said Sunday, a key condition ...

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