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On North Korea, the South’s Leader Has One Key Point: Kim Jong-un Is Different

A central message in Mr. Moon’s diplomatic efforts is that Mr. Kim truly wants to be a great economic reformer for his country, as Deng Xiaoping was for China decades ago, and that the world must not miss the opportunity. Mr. Kim, he [...]

In North Korea, Shouts for Reunification and Peace Greet South’s Leader

SEOUL, South Korea — President Moon Jae-in of South Korea was greeted by throngs of North Koreans shouting “Reunification of the fatherland!” as he arrived in the North on Tuesday on a high-stakes mission to persuade its leader, [...]
North Korea’s Sudden Shift Puts South’s Leader on the Spot
SEOUL, South Korea — A week ago, things could not be going better for President Moon Jae-in of South Korea. He was successfully arranging a meeting between North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un, and President Trump. His approval ratings [...]
North Korea Is Willing to Talk With U.S., South’s Leader Says
On Sunday, North Korea called the news sanctions an “act of war.” Mr. Moon has been working tirelessly to steer the United States and North Korea away from what he considered a collision course, urging them to open talks. His efforts [...]
U.S. Opens Door to North Korea Talks, a Victory for South’s President
The United States, they said, would reiterate its demands that North Korea make concessions and did not plan to offer any in return. As of now, there are no plans to cancel or further delay joint military exercises by the United States [...]
North Korean Troupe Is Cleared to Enter South’s Waters Before Games
The Mangyongbong-92 itself is not one of the North Korean ships blacklisted by the United Nations or Washington on suspicion of involvement in North Korea’s nuclear weapons program. But South Korea has cut off all trade with North Korea [...]