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North Korea's 'peace offensive': How should South Korea respond?
Despite hostile suspicions, greater effort must be made to thaw relations between the two countries.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2014 10:15 GMT
Rival Koreas agree to talks over factory park
North and South Korea to meet near heavily militarised border aimed at reopening jointly-run factory complex.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2013 14:52 GMT
Kerry in Seoul as Korea tensions simmer
Top US diplomat John Kerry embarks on three-day trip as Washington presses China to send "tough" message to North Korea.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2013 09:55 GMT
Obama urges N Korea to end 'belligerence'
Pentagon backs away from intelligence report suggesting Pyongyang may be able to launch nuclear-armed missiles.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2013 04:25 GMT
UN condemns North Korea nuclear test
Security Council vows to take action after Pyongyang's underground nuclear test draws international condemnation.
Last updated: 13 Feb 2013 00:24 GMT
World powers condemn North Korea nuclear test
Washington calls for swift and credible action by the international community after Pyongyang confirms underground test.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2013 11:18 GMT
South Korea: Which way forward?
We ask if the country's first female president can handle the political, economic and security challenges ahead.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2012 11:50 GMT
Profile: South Korea's Park Geun-hye
The 60-year-old conservative follows the footstep of her father, Park Chung-hee, by winning the presidency.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2012 01:41 GMT
South Korea elects first female president
Park Geun-hye, daughter of the country's former military ruler, wins narrow victory over liberal rival.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2012 22:44 GMT
S Korea's Park leads presidential race
Park Geun-hye could become the country's first female leader as early results give her 52.5 per cent of the vote.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2012 14:28 GMT
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