South Korea's Moon taps new ambassador to U.S. as allies face North Korea, defense costs
Friday, 9 August 2019 South Korean PresidentMoon Jae-in tapped a seasoned former diplomat as his new ambassador to Washington on Friday as South Korea steps up efforts to connect with the Trump administration on issues such as North Korea, defense costs and trade.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un recently spoke out about his country’s latest launch of tactical guided missiles. According to Reuters, he said the missile were a warning to the U.S. and South korea. North Korea’s had four missiles launches in less than two weeks. State media KCNA said the...
The working-level talks between U.S. and North Korean envoys in Stockholm, Sweden, were broken off on Saturday. In response, Stockholm proposed an alternative meeting in two weeks' time. Now, Reuters..