Moon Jae-In

South Korea's Moon calls for peace with North in farewell speech 

Moon Jae-in leaves office on Tuesday following a single five-year term.

published on : 9th May 2022

Kim warns North Korea would 'preemptively' use nuclear weapons 

Speaking to thousands of troops and spectators mobilised for the event, Kim vowed to develop his nuclear forces at the "fastest possible speed" and threatened to use them if provoked.

published on : 30th April 2022

Leaders of 2 Koreas exchange letters of hope amid tensions 

Experts say North Korea's announcement of the letters, which came as Kim possibly prepares for a nuclear test and other major provocations, is aimed at dividing public opinion in South Korea.

published on : 22nd April 2022

'End hostility if you want talks with us': Kim Yo Jong to South Korea

Kim Yo Jong says an end-of-the war declaration can be adopted when the Koreas lift hostile policies and unfair double standards and biased views toward each other.

published on : 24th September 2021

Korean Summit: North to permanently close main nuclear complex facilities

Kim and Moon have decided to opt for peace, with North's promise of shutting down main missile testing sites.

published on : 19th September 2018

Kim Jong Un commits to summit with Trump, denuclearization: South Korea

Kim may see the sit-down with Trump as necessary to easing pressure from crushing sanctions and to winning security assurances in a region surrounded by enemies.

published on : 27th May 2018

North Korea's Kim Jong Un hopes Donald Trump summit will 'end history of confrontation': Moon Jae-in

Donald Trump rattled the region on Thursday by cancelling his meeting with Kim, citing open hostility from Pyongyang.

published on : 27th May 2018

South Korea welcomes prospect of 'reignited' US-North Korea talks

Trump's cancellation of the summit blindsided treaty ally South Korea, which had brokered the remarkable detente between Washington and Pyongyang.

published on : 26th May 2018

Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says he'll give up nukes if US vows not to attack 

US national security adviser John Bolton reacted coolly to word that Kim would abandon his weapons if the United States pledged not to invade.

published on : 29th April 2018

US hopes Korean summit would achieve progress towards future of peace, prosperity

The summit took place at Panmunjom, a small village located in the the demilitarised zone separating the two Koreas.

published on : 27th April 2018

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says 'flooded with emotion' as enters South

Kim is the first North Korean leader to set foot on the South's territory since the 1950-53 Korean War ended in a ceasefire.

published on : 27th April 2018

Starting line of new Korean history: Kim Jong Un on summit with Moon Jae-in

Kim's news agency said that the leader would 'open-heartedly' discuss with Moon "all the issues arising in improving inter-Korean relations and achieving peace.

published on : 27th April 2018

Kim Jong Un makes history, walks across the border urging Korean peace

At Kim's invitation the two men briefly crossed hand-in-hand into the North before walking to the Peace House building on the southern side of the truce village of Panmunjom for the summit.

published on : 27th April 2018

South Korea asks North Korea to give up nuclear weapons

North Korea has justified its nuclear strategy citing the presence of nearly 30,000 US military personnel in South Korea.

published on : 8th March 2018

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean envoys discuss possible inter-Korean summit

Seoul said no agreement had yet been reached on a meeting between Kim and Moon, which would be the first such summit since 2007.

published on : 6th March 2018
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