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Delegations From Rival Koreas Meet At Panmunjom

For the first time in two years, delegations from North and South Korea sat down for talks aimed at ratcheting down escalating tensions on the peninsula.<p>The meeting took place at the symbolically significant border village of Panmunjom, where nearly 60 years ago the two sides signed an armistice …

Today's Throne Speech: What you need to know

The Governor-General delivered the new Liberal government's official word on its priorities in Ottawa. What are they promising? How does the speech compare to Trudeau's election pledges? Follow along as we pore through the details<p>The Liberal government unveiled a Throne Speech confirming its plans …

North Korea allows business from the South to re-enter Kaesong industrial park

North Korea says South Korean businessmen can enter a jointly run industrial park in the North that has been emptied since April after tensions between the two countries soared.<p>In a statement carried by the North's official media today, the government agency in charge of relations with Seoul said …

Was the London killing of a British soldier 'terrorism'?

<b>(updated below)</b><p>Two men yesterday engaged in a horrific act of violence on the streets of London by using what appeared to be a meat cleaver to hack …

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North Korea 'offers to discuss nuclear disarmament'

North Korea has offered to return to talks on nuclear disarmament, in a move designed to keep their Chinese allies happy.<p>Choe Ryong Ha, an envoy from <b>North Korea</b>, is currently in Beijing to meet with Communist party officials.<p>Chinese state media announced on Friday that the Pyongyang was willing to …

London Attack: The New Face of Terror

Clive Irving on why we should fear a new style of terrorism in the wake of the London attack.<p>A blood-splattered jihadist with a meat cleaver in one …

North Koreans always ready for war

It might not be immediately obvious from her neat wool jacket, black frock and smart perm, but 55-year-old Kim Su-yeong is, she insists, "very good …

Beijing Angry Over North Korea's Seizure Of Chinese Fishermen

Beijing has long been about the closest thing to an ally that Pyongyang enjoys, but the seizure of a Chinese fishing boat by unidentified North Koreans has threatened to put an already tenuous relationship on even shakier ground.<p>Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei was quoted by The New York …

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un sends envoy to China

<b>North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has sent a special envoy to Beijing, state media has announced, amid cooling relations between the two neighbours.</b><p>Choe Ryong-hae, a top military official, flew to the Chinese capital on Wednesday, KCNA said.<p>The brief dispatch gave no details of the visit, which comes …

Ein schwacher Trost für die «Trostfrauen

Im Japanischen entschuldigt man sich ständig. Jedes Telefonat, überhaupt fast jedes Gespräch beginnt mit einer Entschuldigung. Man entschuldigt sich …

Japanischer Politiker verteidigt Zwangsprostitution

200.000 "Trostfrauen" in Asien mussten sich in den dreißiger und vierziger Jahren für Japans Soldaten prostituieren. Nun verteidigt ein japanischer …

Bürgermeister von Osaka: "Trostfrauen" waren "notwendig"

Umgang mit Zwangsprostituierten im zweiten Weltkrieg ist seit Jahren ein Streitpunkt in Japan, China und Korea<p>Tokio/Peking - Ein prominenter …

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Frau Parks Kampf um ihre Würde

Südkorea Frau Parks Kampf um ihre Würde<p>Von ,<p>-Aktualisiert am 13.03.2013-17:20<p>Der japanische Regierungschef Abe will die Geschichte umschreiben. …

Die Trostfrauen waren notwendig

«Die Trost­frau­en waren notwendig»<p>Toru Hash­i­mo­to, Osakas Bür­ger­meis­ter und Co-Vor­sit­zen­der der neu im Par­la­ment ver­tre­te­nen …

Japan: Politiker rechtfertigt Weltkriegsgräuel

Wenn Japans Politiker im konservativen Lager punkten wollen, ist die Leugnung von Weltkriegsgräueln eine sichere Nummer. Nun hat einer der …

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Confessed to Boston Bombings in a Note on the Boat

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev reportedly wrote a note claiming responsibility for the …

Reports: Cousin Of Boston Suspects Is A 'Prominent Islamist'

Russian investigators have questioned a distant cousin of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev about meetings the two of them had in Dagestan during 2012, <i>Time</i> magazine reports.<p>Authorities want to know whether that relative, Magomed Kartashov, encouraged Tsarnaev's turn toward extremism …

Tamerlan Tsarnaev Cause of Death Released

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Suspected Boston bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev's remains were released to his family on Thursday and his …