North Korea Blows Up Joint Liaison Office As Tensions With South Korea RiseNorth Korea is said to have blown up a joint liaison office it shares with South Korea, amid growing tensions over defectors sending leaflets into the North. Reports from South Korea say an explosion was heard at 2.49pm local time before smoke was seen rising from the four-storey industrial complex building, which is used to …1
Paik Sun-yup, Major South Korean War Hero, Dies At 99Seoul, South Korea (AP) -- Former South Korean army Gen. Paik Sun-yup, who was celebrated as a major war hero for leading troops in several battle victories against North Korean soldiers during the 1950-53 Korean War, has died. He was 99.
[Breaking] NK leader Kim reportedly in critical condition after surgery: CNNNorth Korean leader Kim Jong-un is in critical condition after surgery, CNN said Tuesday, citing a US official with direct knowledge. Earlier on Monday, a South Korean online media outlet specializing in North Korea news reported Kim underwent a cardiovascular procedure and was in recovery. Kim was not present at the celebration of the birthday of his grandfather Kim Il-sung on April 15, fueling speculation ...1