Lee Myung-bak is the latest leader to face corruption allegations, a year after former president Park was detained.
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean former president Lee Myung-bak was detained early on Friday on charges of taking bribes when he was in office, becoming the country's fourth leader to end up behind bars.
SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean court issued an arrest warrant on Thursday night for former president Lee Myung-bak over allegations he took bribes when he was in office, in the latest top-level political corruption scandal to rock the country.
Northern Ireland skipper Steven Davis will miss Saturday's friendly against South Korea because of a hamstring injury.
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Top South Korean phone company Korea Telecom (KT) announced today that it will offer 5G cellular service in March 2019, Yonhap reports, while downplaying U.S. carrier Verizon’s plan to launch 5G in 2018 as “a step backward.” KT’s prickly comments come after it collaborated with Verizon on 5G video calling tests during last month’s Super Bowl, illustrating the fierce […]
Trevor Carson will take his place on Killyleagh's mural of its Northern Ireland players if he makes his debut against South Korea.
SEOUL (Reuters) - The South Korea presidential office on Thursday proposed a four-year, two-term presidency, as widely expected, saying the current five-year single-term presidency hails from the age of dictatorship.
The United States needs a new generation of non-strategic nuclear weapons of various yields so that Washington has options to escalate during a potential nuclear war, according to U.S. Strategic Command.
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea's Supreme People's Assembly, the isolated state's rubber-stamp parliament, will hold a meeting on April 11, the North's state media said on Thursday, just weeks before an historic summit between North and South Korea.
Dave Majumdar Security, But is it a good idea? The United States needs a new generation of non-strategic nuclear weapons of various yields so that Washington has options to escalate during a potential nuclear war, according to U.S. Strategic Command. Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - A widely read Chinese state-run newspaper said on Thursday China should prepare for military action over self-ruled Taiwan, and pressure Washington over cooperation on North Korea, after the United States passed a law to boost ties with Taiwan.
While the prospect of talks between North Korea and the US look promising, experts say there is "no way" North Korea trusts the US enough to give up its nuclear weapons program. Earlier this month, South Korea said Kim Jong Un was willing...Show More Summary
The social network slowed users' internet connections by rerouting access to the site through Hong Kong and the US, the country's telecommunications regulator says.
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In the next several weeks, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un could take historic steps toward peace on a long-divided peninsula, attending a highly anticipated summit with his counterpart from South Korea, and perhaps one soon after with President Trump. For some, Kim’s actual, physical steps are...
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Ahead of summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un, North Korea says its self-confidence led to the peace initiative.
North Korean officials welcome a Russian development and trade delegation to Pyongyang, following stalls to cooperation over North Korea's missile program. Rough cut (no reporter narration).