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News South Korea » Security: Ivanka Trump Briefed South Korea President on North Korea Sanctions Despite Reportedly Lacking Permanent Security Clearance

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/ivanka-security-clearance-status-arises-in-south-korea/ar-BBJviWw
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Ivanka Trump briefed South Korea’s president on new North Korea sanctions her father imposed on Friday—despite reportedly lacking permanent security clearance typically required to access classified information. Related: Ivanka Trump Ready for PR ...

News South Korea » Security: South Korea says U.S. sanctions on North will bolster U.N. resolutions

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-olympics-2018-northkorea-southkorea/south-korea-says-u-s-sanctions-on-north-will-bolster-u-n-resolutions-idUSKCN1G8047
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

“New U.S. sanctions will alert those who are illegally trading with North Korea and therefore bolster the international community to carry out resolutions from the U.N. Security Council,” the South Korean foreign ministry said in a statement. The ...

News South Korea » Security: No Diplomacy for South Korea

News channel or source: https://lobelog.com/no-diplomacy-for-south-korea/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

For many months, the leading candidate for ambassador to South Korea was Victor Cha. He is an academic, currently teaching at Georgetown University. Previously, he served in the George W. Bush administration in the National Security Council. He is a ...

News South Korea » Security: After the Winter Olympics, Will We See a Further Thaw in Korea's North-South Relations?

News channel or source: https://inhomelandsecurity.com/olympics-korea/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, is scheduled to end on Sunday, February 25. The prelude to these Olympic games was an increasingly hostile environment between North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un and U.S. President Donald Trump. For decades ...

News South Korea » Security: US imposes 'heaviest sanctions ever' on North Korea, as Ivanka arrives in South Korea

News channel or source: https://www.breakingnews.ie/world/us-imposes-heaviest-sanctions-ever-on-north-korea-as-ivanka-arrives-in-south-korea-829642.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

The United Nations Security Council has imposed three sets of sanctions ... The announcement comes as South Korea hosts the Winter Olympics, an occasion the two Koreas have used as an opportunity to ease tensions and restart talks. Although South Korea ...

News South Korea » Security: Former U.N. chief says dialogue between North and South Korea must be kept alive

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/former-un-chief-says-dialogue-between-north-and-south-korea-must-be-kept-alive/article22822595.ece
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Mr. Ban, who was South Korea’s Foreign Minister before serving 10 years as U.N. chief, told the U.N. Security Council that the “current reconciliatory atmosphere must be nurtured by continuing engagement of both South and North Korean authorities.”

News South Korea » Security: Pence: U.S. and South Korea in Agreement on North Korea Diplomacy

News channel or source: https://www.theepochtimes.com/pence-u-s-and-south-korea-in-agreement-on-north-korea-diplomacy_2438683.html
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

The United States and South Korea have agreed on how to handle diplomatic engagement ... launches and its sixth and largest nuclear test in defiance of previous U.N. Security Council resolutions as it pursues its goal of developing a nuclear-armed missile ...

News South Korea » Security: Security remains tight at Panmunjom as South Korea plans to joint military drill with U.S.

News channel or source: http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2018/02/718_244584.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

South Korea's Defence Minister said on Tuesday (February 20) that the South and U.S. will announce plans before April for joint military drills that had been postponed until after the PyeongChang Winter Olympics and Paralympics.

News South Korea » Security: North Korea’s Summit Offer Could Test US-South Korea’s United Nuclear Front

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/north-korea-summit-offer-test-us-south-korea/4248627.html
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

“President Moon must balance his desire for North-South reconciliation with his policy of denuclearization,” Manning said. Dennis Wilder, a Georgetown University assistant professor, who served as National Security ... with North Korea, said Moon ...

News South Korea » Security: U.S. Pacific Commander: N. Korea is Plotting to Annex South

News channel or source: http://www.oann.com/u-s-pacific-commander-n-korea-is-plotting-to-annex-south/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

On Wednesday, U.S Pacific Commander Admiral Harry Harris said Pyongyang’s recent military build-up is aimed at blackmailing the south,undermining regional security, and intimidating the U.S. This follows reports that North Korea is waging an ideological ...