Category: Governance

Moon to join ASEAN-related summits next week

SEOUL– President Moon Jae-in will participate in a series of ASEAN-related summits next week via video links, as South Korea seeks closer cooperation with Southeast Asian nations in a post-pandemic era, Cheong Wa Dae said Wednesday.Next week’s summits…

US Urges North Korea to Halt Missile Test ‘Provocations’

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations called on North Korea Wednesday to refrain from further provocative actions and engage in “sustained and substantive dialogues,” after Pyongyang launched a ballistic missile from a submarine this week.“We shoul…

Man apprehended for bomb hoax call to National Assembly

Police apprehended a man in his 50s Monday for making a false threat to blow up the National Assembly.The man, whose identity was withheld, allegedly called a lawmaker’s office earlier in the day to claim he planted an explosive at the assembly complex…