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News South Korea: South Korea: Summit With U.S. Likely Next Month

News channel or source: https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2018/04/25/605587379/south-korea-summit-with-u-s-likely-next-month
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

The U.S. and South Korea are likely to hold a summit next month ahead of a separate proposed summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that could come as early as next month. That is according to remarks from an unnamed South ...

News South Korea: South Korea, U.S. expected to hold summit in mid-May: South Korean official

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-southkorea/south-korea-u-s-expected-to-hold-summit-in-mid-may-south-korean-official-idUSKBN1HW06S
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea and the United States are likely to hold a summit in mid-May, a South Korean presidential official said on Wednesday. The official spoke on condition of anonymity, ahead of a separate proposed summit between North Korean ...

News South Korea: China fears Kim is moving out of its orbit as South Korea, US talks loom

News channel or source: https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/24/asia/china-north-korea-intl/index.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Beijing (CNN)China and North Korea boast an alliance forged in blood -- more than 130,000 Chinese troops, including the son of Mao Zedong, died defending the North during the Korean War -- but the relationship has always been an uneasy one. While Pyongyang ...

News South Korea: White House Reportedly To Send Pick For Australia Ambassador To South Korea Instead

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/white-house-reportedly-to-send-pick-for-australia-ambassador-to-south-korea-instead/ar-AAwiJmN
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

The White House had tapped Adm. Harry Harris, the commander of U.S. Pacific Command, to be the next envoy to Australia in February. But officials told The New York Times that Harris would instead be nominated for the posting in Seoul just weeks before ...

News South Korea: The Latest: Pacific Admiral Considered for South Korea Post

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2018/04/24/us/politics/ap-us-trump-north-korea-the-latest.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

A White House official and a congressional aide describe the plan on condition of anonymity because they are not authorized to discuss them by name. The aide says the State Department and the governments in both Australia and South Korea have been informed ...

News South Korea: GM, South Korea weigh raising investment plan in unit from $2.8 billion: source

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-gm-southkorea/gm-south-korea-in-talks-to-raise-investment-plan-from-2-8-billion-source-idUSKBN1HW056
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

SEOUL (Reuters) - General Motors (GM.N) and South Korea are considering increasing the size of their investment in the U.S. automaker’s local unit from a previously proposed $2.8 billion, a senior government source with direct knowledge of the matter ...

News South Korea: North and South Korea's summit holds promise for peace. Unfortunately, so did the last two.

News channel or source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2018/04/24/north-south-korea-summit-holds-promise-peace/545225002/
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

SEOUL — Friday’s summit between North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in will mark the third time the countries’ leaders have met since the Korean War ended in 1953. The two previous summits were held in 2000 and 2007.

News South Korea: Pompeo wants to switch Australian ambassador pick to South Korea

News channel or source: https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/24/politics/pompeo-harry-harris-south-korea-ambassador/index.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Washington (CNN)Adm. Harry Harris, the top US military official overseeing operations across Asia who had been tapped as ambassador to Australia, is likely to be named instead as US ambassador to South Korea, according to two sources with knowledge of the ...

News South Korea: Canada van victims include people from Jordan, South Korea

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/victim-of-toronto-van-incident-was-a-professional-volunteer/2018/04/24/7f642f04-47e9-11e8-8082-105a446d19b8_story.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

TORONTO — A woman who worked at an investment management firm and enjoyed sports and volunteering was among the 10 people killed when a van plowed down a Toronto sidewalk. Other victims included people from Jordan and South Korea, as well as a local ...

News South Korea: Australia: Admiral to Become US Ambassador to South Korea

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2018/04/24/world/asia/ap-as-australia-us.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

CANBERRA, Australia — Adm. Harry Harris, the commander of U.S. forces in the Pacific, will become the next U.S. ambassador to South Korea instead of Australia, the Australian foreign minister said Wednesday. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said she had ...