As the year comes to a close, many people
in South Korea find themselves busy at parties with friends, colleagues, and at
school reunions, but how about..
Following the crossing of a North Korean crackdown vessel over the de
facto maritime demarcation line between the two Koreas at the end of last month, many residents within..
The much-anticipated arrival of spring here
in South Korea means people can finally venture out to get some sun. On sunny
days like today, this reporter is reminded of her..
February 19th marks Lunar New Year’s Day,
Seol, a holiday celebrated not only in South Korea, but also in the North.
North Koreans consider January 1st to be the beginning..
Two incidents between South and North Korea
this past Saturday and Sunday, one which resulted in the exchange of fire, near
the Military Demarcation Line [MDL] may hav..
North Korea’s top delegation that visited the South last
Saturday for the Incheon Asian Games’ closing ceremony landed with its own security
entourage, in a move seen as a..
Although the Incheon Asian Games have yet to officially kick off [the opening ceremony is Friday],
members from North Korea’s first team of athletes who arrived in South Kor..
South Korea initiated working-level contact with North Korea
last month on the 17th because of their athletes and cheering squad’s
participation in the Asian Games. However..
A drawing by the author portrays two North Korean residents stressed as to how to come up with the money needed to perform ancestral rites during the Chuseok holiday.Septemb..
Events at the 4.25 Cultural Center in Pyongyang August 24th, marking the 54th anniversary of leader Kim Jong Il's start of the Songun [military-first politics] revolution..