Seoul City Mayor Park Won-soon has been found dead, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reports, after police mounted a large search when his daughter reported him missing.
South Korean police say they are searching for the mayor of Seoul, Park Won-soon, after his daughter reported him missing.
South Korea has agreed to release a part of funds belonging to Iran and frozen in the country's banks under pressure from the United States, says a businessman leading trade between the two countries.
South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in has appointed officials, all known as supporters of inter-Korean détente, as his new top national security advisors in an effort to revive stalled negotiations with North Korea.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in has called on his American counterpart, Donald Trump, and North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un to meet once again before the presidential election in the United States.
North Koran leader Kim Jong-un has suspended “military action plans” against South Korea, in an effort to de-escalate rising tensions on the Korean Peninsula.
A South Korean military source says North Korea is reinstalling loudspeakers used to broadcast anti-South messages across the border, amid heightened tensions between the two Koreas.
North Korea is prepared to launch thousands of balloons carrying millions of "retaliatory" leaflets to its southern neighbor as inter-Korean relations take a nosedive.
North Korea is reportedly preparing to send its own propaganda material against the South and North Korean defectors based in the country over its southern border as part of its persisting retaliatory measures aimed at Seoul amid growing tensions between the rival neighbors.
Tensions have escalated on the Korean Peninsula after Pyongyang blew up its liaison office with the South and prompted the resignation of South Korea's Unification Minister, a point man designated to mend fragile ties with the North.