Japan should take 'more humble' attitude: South Korea's Moon

2019-01-10 15:02

Japan should take a "more humble" attitude towards the past, South Korean President Moon Jae-in has said, with relations between the two US allies and capitalist democracies long strained by disputes over history and territory.

Moon landing: South Korean leader and North's Kim begin summit

2018-09-18 23:26

South Korea's president and the North's leader Kim Jong Un drove together through the streets of Pyongyang past thousands of cheering citizens.

South Korea's Moon wants 'irrevocable' progress on nuke diplomacy

2018-09-07 13:01

South Korea's president says he's pushing for "irrevocable" progress on efforts to denuclearise North Korea by the end of this year.

Rival Koreas start talks meant to set up leaders' summit

2018-08-13 21:05

Koreas begin talks to set a date and venue for a third summit between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Seoul: North Korea committed to US summit, denuclearisation

2018-05-27 08:41

South Korean President Moon Jae-in says North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has committed to sitting down with US President Donald Trump and to a "complete denuclearisation".

Moon enters talks with Trump with driver's seat at stake

2018-05-22 05:24

For a few months, everything seemed to be clicking into place for South Korean President Moon Jae-in as he meticulously set up crucial nuclear negotiations between Washington and Pyongyang following a year of intense animosity.

North Korea to close nuke test site in May, unify time zone

2018-04-29 16:23

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has vowed to shut down the country's nuclear test site in May and open the process to experts and journalists from South Korea and the United States, Seoul's presidential office says.

North and South Korea hold historic summit, discuss peace and reunification

2018-04-27 08:21

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said he was "filled with emotion" after becoming the first North Korean leader to set foot in the South since the Korean War ended 65 years ago.

South Korea leader sees more obstacles ahead to disarm North Korea

2018-03-08 13:47

South Korea's president says many "critical moments" still lie ahead to end the nuclear crisis despite the North's recent outreach.

Meeting ends between S Korean leader, N Koreans

2018-02-10 08:43

South Korean President Moon Jae-in's office says his lunch meeting with senior North Korean officials including leader Kim Jong Un's sister has ended.


Two Koreas' leaders in mountain show of unity

2018-09-20 15:01

Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae-in visited the spiritual birthplace of the Korean nation for a show of unity after their North-South summit gave new momentum to Pyongyang's negotiations with Washington.

North Korea 'willing to denuclearise', Moon says

2018-09-13 16:50

North Korea is "willing to denuclearise" and the US is prepared to end hostile relations, South Korean President Moon Jae-in said as he struck an upbeat tone ahead of his third meeting with Kim Jong Un next week.

South Korea's Moon replaces defence chief in cabinet reshuffle

2018-08-31 07:00

South Korean President Moon Jae-in replaced his defence chief and four other ministers in a cabinet reshuffle after falling approval ratings in recent weeks.

US team in North Korea raises expectations of a Trump-Kim summit

2018-05-29 07:05

A US team is in North Korea to plan a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, according to President Donald Trump, raising expectations that the on-off-on meeting would indeed take place.

Trump: 'Substantial chance' summit with Kim will not go ahead

2018-05-22 22:02

South Korean President Moon Jae-in says the 'fate and future' of the Korean Peninsula hangs on planned Singapore summit.

South Korea downplays Pyongyang's threats to cancel talks

2018-05-18 14:42

South Korea believes North Korea remains committed to improving relations despite strongly criticising Seoul over ongoing US-South Korean military drills and saying it will not return to inter-Korean talks unless its grievances are resolved.

Kim, Moon commit to complete Korean peninsula denuclearisation

2018-04-27 12:33

The leader of nuclear-armed North Korea, Kim Jong Un, and South Korean President Moon Jae-in say they are committed to the denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula after their historic summit.

Koreas set up hotline between leaders ahead of summit

2018-04-20 15:18

North and South Korea have installed a telephone hotline between their leaders as they prepare for a rare summit next week aimed at resolving the nuclear standoff with Pyongyang.

South Korea's Moon won't discuss possible summit with North's Kim

2018-02-18 15:18

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has said that he hopes his efforts to engage rival North Korea at the Olympics will also lead to better ties between the North and its other major rival, Washington, as well as help set up talks on ridding the North of its nuclear bombs.

South Korea's Moon willing to hold summit with Kim Jong-Un

2018-01-11 07:03

South Korean President Moon Jae-In said he would be willing to sit down with the nuclear-armed North's leader Kim Jong-Un, as the international community welcomed an agreement for Pyongyang to send its athletes to the Winter Olympics.

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