South Korea

Putin says no war to happen on Korean Peninsula

Russian President Vladimir Putin shares the confidence of his South Korean counterpart, Mr. Moon Jae-in, that there will be no war on the Korean peninsula. "As my colleague from the Republic of Korea, I am sure that a large-scale …

Iran secures 8-bln euro loan from South Korea

Iran has secured an eight-billion euro credit line from South Korea’s Eximbank, the Iranian central bank governor Valiollah Seif said. "The biggest contract since the atomic accord was signed with South …

US navy ship collides with South Korean boat

A U.S. navy ship has collided with a South Korean fishing boat but there are no reports of injuries. The cruiser USS Lake Champlain was engaging in training when it collided with the 9.8-ton fishing boat off South Korea's east …

North Korea stages largest ever drill - media

North Korea has staged its largest ever military drill to mark the founding of the country's army, the South Korean military said. The live-fire exercises were in the Wonsan region in the east of the country Tuesday afternoon. …