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US envoy to SKorea in stable condition after knife attack

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

US Ambassador Mark Lippert was in stable condition after a man screaming demands for a unified North and South Korea slashed him on the face and wrist with a knife, South [...]
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Did Japan Just Change Its Attitude Toward Korea?

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Japan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has changed how it describes South Korea, raising concerns among South Koreans that the bilateral relationship is becoming more [...]
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After Ebola Ban, N. Korea Opens Marathon to Foreigners

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

After lifting travel restrictions it imposed because of concerns over the Ebola virus, North Korea says foreigners can now take part in one of its most popular tourist events [...]
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US Says N Korea Nuclear and Missile Work ‘of Great Concern’

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | NDTV | 6:00 AM

The United States said on Wednesday that North Korea’s nuclear programme and the increased range and precision of its missiles were of great concern, a day after the [...]
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US, China, Korea should prepare for N Korea’s collapse, ex-envoy says

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Washington Times | 6:00 AM

The US should embrace China’s growing relations with South Korea, and all three nations should prepare for the inevitable collapse of North Korea and the hard work of [...]
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Deal with 72 Asiana passengers leaves many cases unresolved

Deal with 72 Asiana passengers leaves many cases unresolved

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

While 72 passengers have settled their personal-injury claims stemming from the crash of an Asiana Airlines flight in San Francisco two years ago, other people are continuing [...]
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Korea’s Asiana settles US court claims by 72 passengers in San Francisco jet crash

Korea’s Asiana settles US court claims by 72 passengers in San Francisco jet crash

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s Asiana Airlines Inc has settled compensation claims filed in US courts by 72 people who were passengers on a flight that crashed at San Francisco’s [...]
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Kim Jong-un Teaches Soldiers to Plant Trees

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Chosun | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un taught soldiers at an Air Force unit to plant a tree during a visit marking Arbor Day on Monday, the state media reported Tuesday. In a photo [...]
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US ambassador slashed and bloodied in Seoul attack

US ambassador slashed and bloodied in Seoul attack

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The US ambassador to South Korea, Mark Lippert, was slashed on his face and arm in Seoul on Thursday by a lone, blade-wielding activist opposed to ongoing US-Korean military [...]
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US Ambassador to Korea Hospitalised After Attack in Seoul

US Ambassador to Korea Hospitalised After Attack in Seoul

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The US Ambassador to South Korea was recovering in a Seoul hospital after being slashed in the face by a North Korea sympathiser who demanded an end to joint US- South Korea [...]
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US says N Korea nuclear and missile work ‘of great concern’

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The United States said on Wednesday that North Korea’s nuclear programme and the increased range and precision of its missiles were of great concern, a day after the [...]
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Bibi Is Right: N Korea Is More Dangerous Than Ever

06-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Was it a good idea for an Israeli prime minister to travel to Washington and criticise the president of the US in public over Iran? Put that aside. When it comes to North [...]
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Ambassador slashed in South Korea

Ambassador slashed in South Korea

05-Mar-2015 Intellasia | CNN | 12:41 PM

The U.S. Ambassador to South Korea, Mark Lippert, was attacked in Seoul, and is in stable condition, receiving treatment at a local hospital, according to the U.S. embassy. [...]
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On global stage, N Korea’s top diplomat is man of mystery

On global stage, N Korea’s top diplomat is man of mystery

05-Mar-2015 Intellasia | Japan Times | 6:00 AM

The young Kim Jong Un may be the public face of isolated North Korea, but the man who represents Pyongyang on the international stage is an urbane 75-year-old who lived under [...]
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Korea Lawmakers Approve Anticorruption Law

05-Mar-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s legislature on Tuesday approved a new anti-corruption law designed to better tackle graft among government officials in a country where scandals over [...]
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