Kim Yo Jong, foreground, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who is walking with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the headquarters of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party in.
The Korean War, which began 70 years ago today, inflicted unimaginable horrors upon the people of Korea, north and south of the 38th parallel. From carpet-bombing to mass executions, the US and its South Korean allies were responsible for some of the worst atrocities. Korean War refugees in Haengju, Korea, on June 9, 1951. National Archives and.
Jeong and other South Korean military leaders visited a national cemetery in Seoul, where about 130,000 war dead, mostly South Korean soldiers, are buried or honored. Watch video 02:16 Share.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in speaks about nuclear negotiations with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a meeting with his aides at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, April 15, 2019.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has chaired a meeting of the ruling party’s Central Military Commission and decided to suspend military action plans against South Korea, Reuters reported on.
In 1950, the North invaded South Korea when South Korea was at its worst economic state with weak military forces. It was an attempt to reunify the two Koreas into a communist nation under the leadership of Kim Il-Sung. The North's invasion of the South marked the beginning of the Korean War, which lasted three dreadful years. The North was supported by the People's Party of China and the.
South Korea on Thursday held a ceremony to mark 70 years since the start of the Korean War. The conflict broke out on 25 June, 1950 and ended three years later - with an armistice rather than a.
A South Korean army soldier passes by a TV showing a file image of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, June 24.