South Korean civic groups hold both pro and anti-North Korea rallies as tensions rise on the Korean peninsula over a recent ship sinking.
South Korea has suspended all trade and investment with North Korea in response to the North’s attack on a South Korean warship, which killed 46
South Korea’s National Security Council has held a rare emergency meeting to discuss its diplomatic stand-off with the North.
Wary of the impact
North Korea has dismissed the findings of a report which say it sank a South Korean warship as “fabrication”, and has threatened war if sanctions are
South Korea has officially blamed North Korea for the explosion on board one of its naval ships which caused it to sink last March, killing 46
North and South Korean warships have exchanged fire along the world’s last Cold War maritime border. No-one was reported hurt in the incident, but it
It is reported the two Koreas have had a brief naval skirmish. The Yonhap news agency quotes a South Korean defence source as saying that shots were
Airlines in South Korea have diverted flights after North Korea said their safety could not be guaranteed.
The danger to flights comes as tensions