North Korea

No-fly zone, military-drill ban near Korea border take effect

Deal includes halt to 'all hostile acts' and gradual removal of landmines and guard posts in the Demilitarised Zone.

No-fly zone, military-drill ban near Korea border take effect

North Korea

North Korea prepares nuclear test site for inspectors

Pyongyang says it dismantled Punggye-ri site in May, but did not allow international inspections at the time.

North Korea prepares nuclear test site for inspectors

Vatican

Pope ponders landmark visit to North Korea after Kim invitation

Invitation to visit was relayed by South Korean President Moon Jae-in during meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican.

Pope ponders landmark visit to North Korea after Kim invitation

South Korea

Visiting Vatican, South Korean president says confident of peace

Moon Jae-in to meet Pope Francis on Thursday; expected to extend invitation from Kim Jong Un to visit North Korea.

Asia Pacific

Moon Jae-in urges US to declare end of war with North Korea

The South Korean president said Pyongyang has taken steps to achieve peace and the US should take similar measures.

Moon Jae-in urges US to declare end of war with North Korea

Opinion

How Moon saved Trump's negotiations with Kim

South Korea's president managed to save talks with North Korea and even got Trump talking about a second summit.

Richard Javad Heydarian

by Richard Javad Heydarian

Richard Javad Heydarian

North Korea

South Korean leader in Pyongyang to reboot nuclear talks

President Moon Jae-in seeks to push for 'irreversible, permanent peace' and better dialogue between North Korea and US.

South Korea

What to expect from high-stakes Kim-Moon summit

Denuclearisation and sanctions expected to be on the table at upcoming inter-Korean summit in Pyongyang.

What to expect from high-stakes Kim-Moon summit

North Korea

Moon, Kim to discuss denuclearisation on September 18

Leaders of North and South Korea to meet in Pyongyang amid deadlock on the North's nuclear weapons programme.

Moon, Kim agree to third summit to discuss denuclearisation

Asia Pacific

Moon presses Trump, Kim for progress in nuclear talks

South Korean leader says leaders of US, North Korea 'face the stern judgment' of the world if deal is not carried out.

Moon presses Trump, Kim for breakthrough in nuclear talks

South Korea

One year on: How has President Moon fared?

South Korean president has managed to hold an inter-Korean summit but has he improved the economy and job market?

North Korea

Historic inter-Korean summit under way

Denuclearisation of peninsula to top agenda as Kim Jong-un of North Korea and Moon Jae-in of South Korea hold talks.

South Korea

Who is Moon Jae-in, South Korea's new president?

Human rights lawyer who supports dialogue with the North wins South Korea's poll by landslide.

Who is Moon Jae-in, South Korea's new president?