Kim created and headed the Korean Central Intelligence Agency before serving as Army Major General Park Chung-hee's prime minister.
Park, 66, was indicted in April 2017, on 18 counts of corruption, including bribery, abuse of power and leaking state secrets.
During the talks, the North Korean delegation said it would send an Olympic delegation, which includes officials, athletes, cheerleaders, journalists and others, South Korea’s Vice Unification Minister Chun Hae-sung told reporters
Citing unnamed sources, Japan’s Kyodo News service and broadcaster NHK said Chang was headed to Switzerland, where he could meet with International Olympic Committee officials.
Relations between the Koreas soured under Moon’s conservative predecessors, who responded to the North’s expanding nuclear program with hard-line measures.
Kim In Ryong told the UNGA’s disarmament committee that North Korea is the only country in the world that has been subjected to “such an extreme and direct nuclear threat” from the United States since 1970s.
Military analysts say North Korea doesn’t have either the capability or the intent to attack U.S. bombers and fighter jets, despite the country’s top diplomat saying it has every right do so.
The drill intended to simulate a strike on North Korea's Pyunggye-ri nuclear test site
North Korean state broadcaster KCTV said on Tuesday that the new missile, Hwasong-14, is capable of striking anywhere in the world.
North Korea today accused South Korea of violating its airspace with an unmanned vehicle on Friday.
South Korea's military on Sunday claimed that North Korea today launched a ballistic missile that flew about 700 kilometers.
The headquarter of South Korean tech giant Samsung here was evacuated on Friday after police received a report that an explosive was placed inside the building.
The South Korean government has confirmed that the North Korean man killed Monday in Kuala Lumpur was Kim Jong-nam, the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, a media report said on Thursday.
Impeached South Korean President Park Geun Hye has refused to testify in the trial that would establish the constitutional validity of her impeachment.
Indian star shuttler and Rio Olympics silver-medallist P V Sindhu couldn’t make it to the finals of the BWF Super Series Masters as she lost against Korean Sung ji Hyun in the semifinal match in
South Korea's military today claimed that North Korea was ready to conduct another nuclear test following its fifth nuclear detonation.
North Korea today launched three ballistic missiles into the sea off its east coast, apparently protesting South Korea's decision to allow the deployment of an advanced US missile defense system in the country.
A single “super-spreader” patient in an overcrowded hospital emergency department transmitted the MERS virus to 82 people in just three days.