Yonhap – Panmunjom tours resume after monthslong suspension due to coronavirus

SEOUL, Nov. 30 (Yonhap) — Tours to the inter-Korean truce village of Panmunjom resumed Tuesday after a monthslong hiatus attributable to the COVID-19 pandemic, officials said. The tour program to…

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Yonhap – Pentagon chief to visit S. Korea this week for annual security talks

By Song Sang-ho SEOUL, Nov. 29 (Yonhap) — U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin will visit Seoul this week for annual defense talks with his South Korean counterpart on the envisioned…

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Yonhap – UNC says commander OKs expansion of visitation to Panmunjom

SEOUL, Nov. 15 (Yonhap) — The U.S.-led U.N. Command (UNC) said Monday Commander Gen. Paul LaCamera has approved the expansion of visitation to the inter-Korean border village of Panmunjom, some…

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Yonhap – S. Korea to keep monitoring N. Korean military’s moves: ministry

By Chae Yun-hwan SEOUL, Nov. 8 (Yonhap) — The South Korean government reacted cautiously to a report of North Korea’s military having staged an “artillery fire competition,” saying it will…

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Yonhap – Talk of possible shift in U.S. nuke policy rekindles questions over America’s security assurances for allies

By Song Sang-ho SEOUL, Nov. 1 (Yonhap) — Talk of the United States’ possible policy shift to reduce its use of nuclear arms under the Joe Biden administration is raising…

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Yonhap – S. Korea’s defense minister holds talks with U.S. Navy chief on regional security, alliance

By Song Sang-ho SEOUL, Oct. 28 (Yonhap) — South Korea’s Defense Minister Suh Wook held talks with the visiting U.S. secretary of the Navy in Seoul on Thursday to discuss…

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