Asia Pacific

Separated Korean families remember their ancestors

In South Korea, families split between the two Koreas gather to remember relatives on the other side of the border and hope for the opportunity to reunite with loved ones.

The Listening Post

Pyeongchang 2018: Sport, politics and the media game

The media get caught up in North Korea's diplomatic games at the Winter Olympics. Plus, journalism in post-coup Turkey.

Opinion

Olympics diplomacy cannot solve the Korea crisis

We should not mistake Olympic goodwill for geopolitical change on the Korean Peninsula.

J Berkshire Miller

by J Berkshire Miller

J Berkshire Miller

North Korea

S Korea sees 'strong will' to improve inter-Korean ties

Three-day visit of North Korea's Kim Yo-jong was high on symbolism and appeared to reflect a longing for unification.

South Korea: Cautious optimism after North's visit

Politics

Life at the border dividing the Koreas

Scenes from one of the most militarised zones in the world.

Korean Demilitarized Zone: Life at the border

South Korea

N Korean leader invites S Korean president to Pyongyang

Rare invitation is received with caution by Seoul as it seeks dialogue between the US and North Korea.

North Korea's Kim invites S Korean leader to Pyongyang

Pyeongchang 2018

Kim's sister in South Korea on landmark Olympic visit

North Korean delegation lands at Incheon airport before the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Games.

Kim's sister in South Korea on landmark Olympic visit

Inside Story

Is North Korea playing games with the Winter Olympics?

Some analysts question if Pyeongchang is serious about peace overtures or just using the Games to improve its image.

North Korea

North Korea's military parades before Pyeongchang 2018

A slightly subdued military parade was held in North Korea right before the Winter Olympics in South Korea.

North Korea

North Korea stages military parade on eve of Olympics

Low profile annual affair in Pyongyang as North gets ready to march under one flag with South Korea at Winter Olympics.

North Korea stages military parade on eve of Olympics

Reporter's Notebook

Winter Olympics to kick off in South Korea's Pyeongchang

While the Winter Games has been used as a pawn in relations between the two Koreas, athletes are gearing up for their chance at a medal.

Pyeongchang 2018

Are North Koreans welcome at the Winter Olympics?

South Koreans share their thoughts on diplomacy with North Korea and the North's participation in the 2018 Winter Games.

Are North Koreans welcome at the Winter Olympics?

Pyeongchang 2018

N Korean leader's sister to attend Pyeongchang Olympics

Kim Yo-jong, who is subject to US unilateral sanctions, will visit South for Olympic's opening ceremony, Seoul says.

Kim Jong-un's sister to attend Pyeongchang Olympics

North Korea

North Korea: US planning 'bloody nose' first strike

Pyongyang says US hyping the threat of North Korea's nuclear arsenal, much like it did before invading Iraq in 2003.

North Korea: US planning 'bloody nose' first strike

Ice Hockey

Winter Olympics: Unified Koreas play first hockey game

Combined South and North Korean women's team draws thousands of cheering fans but fall to Sweden 3-1 in warm-up match.

Winter Olympics: Unified Koreas play first hockey game