Human rights advocates, concerned by Donald Trump's embrace of ruthless autocrats, worry the move could be political.
North Korean pop culture, long dismissed by critics as a kitschy throwback to the dark days of Stalinism, is getting a major upgrade.
While pledging to pull troops from Syria and Afghanistan, the president has ramped up tensions with Iran. An expert assesses the dangers.
The president plans to meet with Kim Jong Un in February to try to coax the North to give up its nuclear program.
According to South Korea's spy agency, Jo Song Gil and his wife went into hiding in November. A defection would embarrass leader Kim Jong Un.
The North Korean leader’s big curtain-raiser for 2019 comes after a couple of very tumultuous years.
Kim Jong Un expresses hope for continuation of nuclear talks with Trump but also warns the U.S. against further sanctions and pressure.
Kim Jong Un sends a letter to Moon Jae-in calling for more peace discussions between the leaders following their active engagement in 2018.
Kim Jong Un observed the successful test of the unspecified device, state media says. The development is seen as a bid to pressure the U.S. and South Korea.
A flurry of agreements generates unease in Washington over the speed of engagement between the longtime rivals.