S. Korean Foreign Minister heads to Vietnam for talks on fast-track...

South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha arrives at the Incheon International Airport to depart for Vietnam on Thursday. (Yonhap)South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha...

Tourists travel secret tunnels of Albania’s communist-era paranoia

GJIROKASTRA (ALBANIA) - Snaking beneath a fortress in southern Albania, a covert tunnel network built during the communist era captures the secrecy and...

US forces honor South Korea’s outgoing top military officer

(Yonhap)The US Forces Korea (USFK) held an honor guard ceremony Thursday to mark the planned departure of South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)...

India virus cases soar as EU warns against ‘vaccine nationalism’

NEW DELHI - Coronavirus infections in India soared past five million on Wednesday, as the EU's chief warned against "vaccine nationalism" in the frantic...

Seoul city rolls out antivirus rules for internet cafes

(Yonhap)The Seoul city government on Wednesday unveiled detailed guidelines for internet cafes that recently resumed business after the government eased tightened social distancing in...

Unfriended abroad, China’s tech giants seek home comfort

BEIJING - China's tech titans can rely on their massive home market to ride out a Donald Trump-led campaign against them overseas, and in...

N. Korea could fire SLBM around next month’s party anniversary: JCS...

(KCNA-Yonhap)North Korea could test-fire a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) around the founding anniversary of the Worker' Party next month, Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)...

Family of US police shooting victim settles civil case for $12m

WASHINGTON: Relatives of Breonna Taylor, a black woman killed in a police shooting in her own home, announced Tuesday they have settled their wrongful...

Trump’s ‘original’ diplomacy with N. Korea deserves credit for preventing war:...

(AFP-Yonhap)WASHINGTON -- US President Donald Trump's engagement with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un prevented a war with the communist state, Washington Post journalist Bob...

Culture war: Inner Mongolia seethes as China presses Mandarin at school

TONGLIAO, China: As his son returned to school under the watchful eye of plainclothes police, an ethnic Mongolian father admitted defeat after days of...