Donald Trump has referred to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as "rocket man" in a tweet about a conversation with the South Korean President. The US leader tweeted that he had been speaking with Moon Jae-in about the situation with the...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump says he and South Korean President Moon Jae-in (jah-yihn) have discussed North Korea in their latest call. And Trump tweets that he's asked Moon about "Rocket Man" … Click to Continue »
Sandra Erwin Security, But what will Trump sell them? President Trump earlier this week spoke with South Korean President Moon Jae-In to explore ways to strengthen “joint military capabilities” in the face of North Korea's “destabilizing...Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin has held talks with his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-In about a vision for peace in the Korean peninsula that marginalizes the U.S. Speaking to the press on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum in Russia’s Vladivostok on Wednesday, Putin said Russia...
By Paul McLeary with Adam Rawnsley Seoul and Moscow talk Pyongyang. South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Russian President Vladimir Putin met Wednesday during a conference in Vladivostok, Russia. While the two men agreed a nuclear North Korea is a threat, they have very different views on how to handle it. Moon said that...
Russian President Vladimir Putin and South Korean President Moon Jae-In agreed Wednesday that resolving the North Korea crisis as soon as possible was the top priority. "It is more important than anything else to resolve the North'sShow More Summary
North Korea is reportedly moving what appears to be an intercontinental ballistic missile toward a launch pad. This comes after its sixth and largest nuclear test Sunday. South Korean President Moon Jae-in and President Trump agreedShow More Summary
South Korean President Moon Jae-in took office four months ago with plans to reach out to North Korea in a way his conservative predecessors did not in the previous decade. … Click to Continue »
Unable to make de-escalation progress using conventional diplomatic means at the United Nations, on Monday South Korean President Moon Jae-in proposed that the U.N. Security Council hold serious discussions about imposing an energy and...Show More Summary
By Heekyong Yang and Jack Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea has been condemned internationally for conducting its most powerful nuclear test yet, but, across the border, South Korean President Moon Jae-in is also attracting flak for his policy of pursuing engagement with Pyongyang. Show More Summary
US-President Donald Trump, left, shakes hands with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, right, next to Trump’s wife Melania, prior to a concert at the Elbphilharmonie concert hall on the first day of the G-20 summit in Hamburg, northern Germany, Friday, July 7, 2017. Show More Summary
Decision announced after phone call between US President Donald Trump and his South Korean counterpart, Moon Jae-in.
SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump agreed with South Korean President Moon Jae-in to revise a joint treaty capping the development of the South's ballistic missiles, Moon's office said on Saturday, amid a standoff over North Korea's missile and nuclear tests.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump spoke with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday and the two leaders pledged to continue to apply strong diplomatic and economic pressure on North Korea, the White House said in a statement.
Doug Bandow Security, Asia Washington’s long-term objective should be to kick both Tokyo and Seoul off the U.S. defense dole. The spectacle of South Korean president Moon Jae-in proclaiming that the United States cannot attack North Korea without his permission is an embarrassment for a country that believes it has taken its place among the nations. Show More Summary
While we await Donald Trump's response to the second consecutive North Korean provocation in four days, both on twitter and elsewhere, South Korean President Moon Jae-in has already ordered his troops to demonstrate their capabilityShow More Summary
Chinese President Xi Jinping says he's willing to work with his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in on addressing differences between the two countries following months of angry rhetoric and economic … Click to Continue »
Seoul and Washington began annual war games on Monday, with South Korean President Moon Jae-In warning the nuclear-armed North not to use them as an excuse to perpetuate the "vicious cycle" of tensions. Tens of thousands of South Korean...Show More Summary
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Monday joint military exercises starting with U.S. forces on Monday are purely of a defensive nature and do not aim to raise tensions on the Korean peninsula.
There will be no war on the Korean peninsula, South Korean President Moon Jae-In said Thursday, saying Seoul effectively had a veto over US military action in response to the North's nuclear and missile programmes. Tensions have soared...Show More Summary