Seoul advised to improve quality of living to attract foreign talent Woman at center of South Korea presidential scandal says she 'deserves death' Confidante of ROK President Park summoned for questioning for allegedly abusing personal connections to interfere in state affairs. Large rally in Seoul, South KoreaS Korea's presidential office cooperating with probe over Park's friend Samsung's mobile profits plummet after Galaxy Note 7 recall US reassures Asian allies no policy change on N.Korea Japan, US, South Korea agree to step up pressure on North KoreaGetting North Korea to denuclearize 'probably a lost cause': US North Korea officials expressed interest in denuclearization statement, negotiator US intelligence chief calls notion of getting North Korea to denuclearize 'probably a lost cause' China'a vice foreign minister arrives in DPRK capital, reports Kyodo. Chinese vice foreign minister visits North Korean capitalNK’s IRBM launch fails againRapid advancement of DPRK nuclear, missile capabilities constitute direct threat to US, ROK and other countries, says joint statement. Military choice against DPRK "is a last resort," says @JohnKerry. "US has had the power to wipe out North Korea for years," notes @JohnKerry dissing DPRK justification for pursuing nukes now. "We're moving in the opposite direction from North Korea," says @John Kerry. DPRK should follow Iran's lead of moving away from nuclear weapons, says @JohnKerry. Carter says U.S. committed to protect South Korea North Korea warns it would use nuclear weapons first if threatened Russian border guards have been in a confrontation with a North Korean fishing boat in Russia's exclusive economic zone, one N.Korean died. US military detects failed N. Korean missile launch@US_Stratcom detected a North Korean failed Musudan missile launch today 10:33 p.m. CDT, October 14, 2016, near NW city of Kusŏng US detects failed missile launch from North Korea, thought to be intermediate-range ballistic missileA Russian border guard was wounded in the head during the arrest of a vessel of North KoreaSamsung Electronics has said its profits will take a £4.3bn hit from Galaxy Note 7 Samsung offers rebates to customers still willing to buy its phones N.K. spy agency official defected to S. Korea last year: source Samsung crisis highlights S. Korea's 'chaebol' business culture

Map. History of Koreas conflict

31 October 2016
Seoul advised to improve quality of living to attract foreign talent
Woman at center of South Korea presidential scandal says she 'deserves death'
Large rally in Seoul, South Korea
US reassures Asian allies no policy change on N.Korea
North Korea warns it would use nuclear weapons first if threatened
Russian border guards have been in a confrontation with a North Korean fishing boat in Russia's exclusive economic zone, one N.Korean died.
US detects failed missile launch from North Korea, thought to be intermediate-range ballistic missile
A Russian border guard was wounded in the head during the arrest of a vessel of North Korea
Samsung crisis highlights S. Korea's 'chaebol' business culture