With the U.S. and South Korea suspending joint military exercises, Newsweek looks at the military forces facing off on the Korean Peninsula.
The man shouted to the embassy for help as he was arrested, local media reported.
Urban freeclimber Alain Robert got to the 75th floor of the 123-storey building before surrendering.
South Korea is working to ensure that peace negotiations with its neighbor continue.
And the crowd cheered.
Chinese-American relations in Asia have been strained by Beijing’s increasingly determined military policy, especially in the South China Sea.
Kim Jong Un "has created sort of a cushion for failure, that if the U.S. backs away, the Chinese and Russians will be behind him," 38 North's Joel Wit said.
South Korea appears to be caught unaware and confused by President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of next month’s summit with North Korea. “We are attempting to make sense of what, precisely, President Trump means," said South Korean presidential representative Kim Eui-kyeom in a statement Thursday morning.
Trump believes that getting tough with North Korea will get him a better deal, but Beijing might not play along.
North Korea warned that "dialogue and saber rattling can never go together" as President Donald Trump receives South Korean President Moon Jae-in.
North Korea has threatened to cancel the June summit with the U.S.
North Korea is inviting foreign journalists to the event, scheduled for May 23-25.
Pyongyang has asked Seoul to open a new international flight route.
Changing the time on the clocks is the first symbolic gesture from Pyongyang.
The two Korean leaders agreed last Friday to cease the launch of propaganda leaflets across the border.
South Korea operates a "finders keepers" law on lost and found property.
The U.S. Forces Korea hold regular military drills with the South Korean army.
Cho Hyun-min is daughter of Cho Yang-ho, chairman of Hanjin Group which owns Korean Airlines. She apologized in front of reporters in Seoul.
Kim Jong Un said it was painful to see the clocks in the summit room last week showing different times for the two countries.