Category: Politics

S. Korea to review size, format of N. Korea food assistance

South Korea’s Moon Jae-in administration will soon begin official procedures associated with its plan for food aid to North Korea, a Cheong Wa Dae official said Wednesday, Trend reported citing Yonhap.The official, however, said it’s still too early to…

After Test, South Korea Urges North to Stop Raising Tensions

SEOUL South Korea called on North Korea to stop raising military tensions, after the North fired a barrage of projectiles into the sea off the east coast of Korea.In a statement, a South Korean presidential spokesperson said the tests go against a Sept…

COMMENTARY: Cambodia’s Global Diplomacy

It is important to note that although peace and development are well underway, Cambodians want to see due justice carried out on those who imposed the horrific and tragic consequences of the Khmer Rouge regime on the nation. This prompted Cambodia’s go…

Iranian expert: four major factors can help Iran export oil

There are four major factors which will make the US sanctions imposed on Iranian oil products more difficult to execute than the sanctions imposed on crude oil, Iranian oil industry expert Hossein Asadi told Mehr News Agency, Trend reports.According to…

Pompeo thanks Sweden for helping U.S. in N. Korea

WASHINGTON, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo thanked his Swedish counterpart Monday for the Nordic country’s work on behalf of American interests in North Korea.Pompeo met with Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom in Washington and discussed va…

S. Korea’s 1st botanical park to open this week

SEOUL, The Seoul metropolitan government said Tuesday it will open to the public the country’s first botanical park this week after about six months of its pilot operation.The Seoul Botanic Park in the South Korean capital’s Gangseo Ward, which has be…