North Korea still pursuing nuclear, missile programs: UN report

A confidential United Nations report reportedly says that North Korea has not stopped its nuclear and missile programs and that it’s working around international sanctions. According to Reuters, the report claims that North Korea has continued to develop its nuclear and missile programs this year by massively increasing illicit ship-to-ship transfers of coal and petroleum. […]

S. Korean lawmakers tell U.S. they can’t accept hefty hike in defense costs

senior South Korean lawmakers are currently on a five-day trip to Washington DC they met Thursday with president Trump’s nominee for Deputy Secretary of State Stephen vegan and told him they can’t accept Washington’s unilateral demand that Seoul pay billions of dollars more in defense costs Oh jung-hee reports amid a tug of war between […]

S. Korean National Football Team arrive in Lebanon… vow victory amid difficult circumstances

south korea’s national football team is preparing for tonight’s World Cup qualifier against Lebanon they’re looking for victory but the situation in Lebanon seems quite dangerous our Kim bo-gyung tells us why the South Korean men’s football team has arrived in Lebanon for their fourth match of the second round of qualification for the 2022 […]

S. Korean men’s football team embarks on journey to N. Korea for world cup qualifier

now disappointing news for football fans here in Korea Tuesday evenings highly anticipated World Cup qualifier between South and North Korea is unlikely to be televised alive however the game is on and the South Korean squad is on their way for their first inter-korean game to take place in Pyongyang in nearly 30 years […]

S. Korean national football team returns after bizarre match in Pyeongyang

The South Korean national football team is back home this morning after playing a bizarre World Cup qualifying match in Pyeongyang earlier this week. As the match was not broadcast live,… the only thing fans know about the game is the final score, which was nil-nil. However, it turns out the one point earned in […]

Iranian women attend football match for first time in 38 years

for the first time in almost two for decades the Iranian women have attended a World Cup qualifier in Tehran nari Kim dummy tells us more about the historic day cheering enjoy and blowing horns of flag-draped Iranian women headed to their first soccer match in 38 years the 2022 World Cup qualifier between Iran […]

S. Korea-U.S. summit takes place amid diplomatic tug-of-war in Northeast Asia

And our Blue House correspondent Hwang Hojun, who’s also in Washington for the summit between Presidents Moon and Trump… is going to guide us step-by-step through the flurry of diplomacy that’s taken place over the past few months to get us to this point. The diplomatic surge in Northeast Asia started in March. “South and […]

S. Korea’s volleyball star Kim Yeon-koung returns to Turkish league

Turning to the world of sports. South Korea’s volleyball superstar Kim Yeon-koung… is heading back to Turkey to get ready for a new season there. After playing a year for Shanghai, the 2012 London Olympic MVP signed a two-year contract with Turkish team Eczacibasi. According to her agency, Inspo-korea, she turned down a more generous […]

Hyundai and Kia’s electric cars becoming hugely popular in Korea, global markets

Korean auto giant Hyundai and its smaller sibling Kia Motors have seen a significant jump in sales of electric cars during the first three months of this year. According to Hyundai on Sunday,… the two auto brands sold over 75-thousand eco-friendly models including hybrid, electric and fuel cell electric vehicles. That’s a 20-percent increase from […]