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Two Koreas, UN Command to hold first meeting on demilitarizing border

The closed-door meeting will be held at the border village of Panmunjom and attended by three representatives from each side, the ministry said in a statement.
Hyebin Schreiber and Lt. Col. Patrick Schreiber

The adopted daughter of a retired Army officer living in Kansas may be deported to South Korea

The adopted daughter of a retired Army officer living in Kansas will be deported to South Korea after graduating college, a judge ruled. Hyebin Schreiber, 17, was brought to the United States by her aunt and uncle, Lt. Col. Patrick Schreiber, in 2012.

North and South Korea begin disarming their heavily fortified border

Starting on Monday, Seoul and Pyongyang began removing all the land mines from the Joint Security Area located along the 155-mile Demilitarized Zone seperating the two countries.
The Ronald Reagan Strike Group ship's aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan conduct an exercise with the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force ships

South Korean warship runs afoul of China in the South China Sea as the US and its allies up the pressure on Beijing

A South Korean warship recently sailed close to Chinese-occupied territories in the South China Sea, triggering complaints from Beijing. The incident comes amid a series of standoffs and displays of force as the US and its allies up the pressure on China in the contested waterway.

Flying solo? Here are 5 safest places in Asia for female travellers to visit

An increasing number of women from Southeast Asia are travelling solo.
South Korean marines participate in a U.S.-South Korea joint drill in Pohang, South Korea, in 2015.

Trump’s North Korea policy has hurt the US military — and lives are at risk if his diplomacy fails

Trump halted military drills earlier this year as a surprise concession to Kim Jong Un at their summit in Singapore. This week a senior US commander admitted the consequence of this had been "degradation to the readiness of the force", which in turn could cost US lives in war ever breaks out.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in waves to the crowd as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un looks on at the May Day Stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea, September 19, 2018.

16 pictures show North Korea’s grand performance at the Mass Games, where South Korea’s president gave his first speech directly to North ...

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and a group of South Korean delegates were given a viewing of North Korea's capstone propaganda event, the Mass Games.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un (center left) holds hands with South Korean President Moon Jae-in (center right) atop Mt. Paektu. They are flanked by their respective wives, Ri Sol-Ju (left) and Kim Jung-sook (right).

Kim Jong-un and South Korea’s Moon Jae-in visited North Korea’s tallest peak, the latest sign peace talks are making progress

On the third and final day of his trip to North Korea on Thursday, South Korean President Moon Jae-in was treated to a trip most South Koreans can only dream of.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at a welcome ceremony in Pyongyang.

Trump doesn’t care if North Korea has nukes, as long as they’re not pointed at the US

Trump, Moon, and Kim, have walked down a diplomatic path for months now without any real progress on dismantling nukes, and none of them seem to care. In the meantime, the Korean Peninsula has become a more peaceful place, and the US public no longer worries about nuclear war.

The US looks like the 3rd wheel after North Korea and South Korea agreed to take steps toward denuclearization

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un agreed to make several steps toward denuclearization and promote "a land of peace" after meeting in a summit in Pyongyang, North Korea.