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South Korea says more North Korean restaurant workers defect from third country

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SEOUL Several more North Korean workers have fled their jobs in an overseas restaurant run by the isolated North, South Korea's Unification Ministry said on Tuesday after a media report said three people had escaped from China and were claiming asylum.

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North Korean envoy rejects Trump overture to meet leader 23 May 2016

GENEVA U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's proposal to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is a "kind of propaganda or advertisement" in his election race, a senior North Korean official said on Monday.

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North Korean envoy rejects Trump overture to meet leader 23 May 2016

GENEVA U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's proposal to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is a "kind of propaganda or advertisement" in his election race, a senior North Korean official said on Monday.

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South Korea rejects North Korea talks proposal as "bogus" 23 May 2016

SEOUL South Korea dismissed on Monday a North Korean proposal for military talks as "a bogus peace offensive" and said it was formally rejecting the overture because it lacked a plan to end the North's nuclear programme.

North Korean nuclear envoy who negotiated '94 deal dies - state media 21 May 2016

SEOUL The architect of North Korea's nuclear diplomacy who negotiated a 1994 accord with the United States that halted a U.S. plan for a military strike on the isolated state's nuclear facilities, has died, North Korea said on Saturday.

North Korean nuclear envoy who negotiated '94 deal dies - state media 21 May 2016

SEOUL, May 21 The architect of North Korea's nuclear diplomacy who negotiated a 1994 accord with the United States that halted a U.S. plan for a military strike on the isolated state's nuclear facilities, has died, North Korea said on Saturday.

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The very idea of a President Trump scares some, bolsters others in Asia 20 May 2016

SINGAPORE Donald Trump's "isolationist" foreign policy pronouncements are feeding insecurity in some Asian nations fearful of China's growing power, and risk emboldening nationalists and authoritarians in the region.

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Exclusive: Trump would talk to North Korea's Kim, wants to renegotiate climate accord 18 May 2016

NEW YORK Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said on Tuesday he is willing to talk to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to try to stop Pyongyang's nuclear program, proposing a major shift in U.S. policy toward the isolated nation.

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Exclusive: Trump would talk to North Korea's Kim, wants to renegotiate climate accord 18 May 2016

NEW YORK Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said on Tuesday he is willing to talk to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to try to stop Pyongyang's nuclear programme, proposing a major shift in U.S. policy towards the isolated nation.

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Trump on North Korea, Wall Street regulation, tech stocks 18 May 2016

NEW YORK - Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump told Reuters in a wide-ranging interview on Tuesday that he would be willing to talk to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to try to stop Pyongyang's nuclear program.