Outline of South Korea
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to South Korea:South Korea – densely populated sovereign presidential republic located on the southern half of the Korean Pe...
Outline of South Korea - Wikipedia
2 Koreas to destroy 22 front-line guard posts by November
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The North and South Korean militaries agreed Friday to completely destroy 22 front-line guard posts by the end of November as they discussed their next steps in implementing ...
South Korea credits Trump for talks with North - CNN
South Korea's foreign minister has said she believes President Donald Trump is largely responsible for bringing North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to the negotiating table.
North And South Korea Make History, Agree To Denuclearization
Kim Jong Un begins 'writing a new history' as the first North Korean leader to visit the South. “There will be no more war on the Korean peninsula and thus a new era of peace has begun,” said a joint ...
Donald J. Trump - Thank you to President Moon of South...
Thank you to President Moon of South Korea for the beautiful welcoming ceremony. It will always be remembered.
The US may send B-2 bombers and F-22 stealth jets to South Korea — a potential nightmare for Pyongyang
Defense officials at the highest levels of South Korea’s government told Yonhap News on Wednesday that the US would deploy “strategic assets” to the peninsula amid tensions with North Korea. “The US ...
Korean Riot Police Use Ancient Roman Tactics
Riot police in South Korea fend off rioters with ageless techniques. Nice formation.
Japan Puts Military On Alert For Possible North Korea Missile Launch
Japan put its military on alert on Monday for a possible North Korean ballistic missile firing, while South Korea also said it had detected evidence of launch preparations, officials from Japan and So...
North Korea Threatens South's Blue House As Tensions Persist
North and South Korea, locked for weeks in exchanges of angry rhetoric and heightened military readiness, traded more threats on Friday, with Pyongyang saying its military had trained to attack Seoul'...
East Asia Cold Anap 'Kills 85 In Taiwan'
A cold snap sweeping across East Asia kills at least 85 people in Taiwan and strands 60,000 tourists in South Korea. Taiwanese media reported deaths from hypothermia and cardiac disease following a su...
China Is Spooked About This Super-Advanced Missile System That The US Wants In South Korea
President Barack Obama and South Korean President Park Geun-hye plan to discuss threats from China and North Korea during Park's visit to the White House on Friday. In a conflict with either country, ...
Kim Jong-Un Orders North Korean Troops To Prepare For War
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has ordered troops on the country's heavily armed border with South Korea to be ready for war, one day after the two countries exchanged artillery fire in a spat over...
N Korea threatens to ‘invade US’ unless S Korean military exercises aren’t halted
North Korea has issued new nuclear threats to the US saying it will respond accordingly if Washington does not cancel military exercises with South Korea. Pyongyang says it is ready to use its latest ...
South Korea evacuation after shelling on western border
South Korea orders the evacuation of some residents from its western border area after an exchange of fire with North Korea, reports say.
South Korea: Propaganda Broadcasts At North To Resume
The South Korean military has warned North Korea of a "harsh" response to a land mine blast that seriously wounded two South Korean soldiers last week. South Korea says it will resume broadcasting pro...
In $8 billion Samsung bid, some Koreans break ranks to side with foreign activist
Visitors walk past the Samsung stand at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona By Se Young Lee SEOUL (Reuters) - In a country with a record of hostility toward foreign capital, some local investors ...
Geography of South Korea
128°E / 36°N 128°E / 36; 128South Korea is located in East Asia, on the southern half of the Korean Peninsula jutting out from the far east of the Asian land mass. The only co...
Geography of South Korea - Wikipedia
Environment of South Korea
The environment of South Korea is the natural environment of the South Korean nation, which occupies the southern half of the Korean peninsula.Forests were cleared over many centuries for use as firew...
Regions of South Korea
Korea has traditionally been divided into a number of unofficial regions that reflect historical, geographical, and dialect boundaries within the peninsula . Many of the names in the list below overl...
Regions of South Korea - Wikipedia
Administrative divisions of South Korea
South Korea is divided into 8 provinces (do 도/道), 1 special autonomous province (teukbyeol jachido 특별자치도/特別自治道), 6 metropolitan cities (gwangyeoksi 광역시/廣域市), and 1 special city (teukbyeolsi 특별시/特別市). ...
Administrative divisions of South Korea - Wikipedia
Provinces of South Korea
Provinces (Hangeul: 도; Hanja: 道) are the first-level division within South Korea. There are 9 provinces in South Korea: North Chungcheong, South Chungcheong, Gangwon, Gyeonggi, North Gyeongsang, South...
Provinces of South Korea - Wikipedia
Demographics of South Korea
This article is about the demographic features of the population of South Korea, including population density, ethnicity, education level, health of the populace, economic status, religious affiliatio...
Demographics of South Korea - Wikipedia
Government of South Korea
The government of South Korea (officially, The Government of Republic of Korea) is divided into executive, judicial, and legislative branches. The executive and judicial branches operate primarily at ...
Government of South Korea - Wikipedia
Foreign relations of South Korea
The foreign relations of South Korea (officially the Republic of Korea) are South Korean relations with other governments.South Korea maintains diplomatic relations with 190 countries. The country has...
Foreign relations of South Korea - Wikipedia
Law of South Korea
The legal system of South Korea is a civil law system that has its basis in the Constitution of the Republic of Korea.
In old Korea, many disputes were settled by de facto, informal mediators like...
Law of South Korea - Wikipedia
Military of South Korea
The Republic of Korea Armed Forces (Korean: 대한민국 국군; Hanja: 大韓民國國軍; Revised Romanization: Daehanminguk Gukgun) are also known as the ROK Armed Forces, are the armed forces of South Korea. Created ...
Military of South Korea - Wikipedia
Culture of South Korea
The contemporary culture of South Korea developed from the traditional culture of Korea which was prevalent in the early Korean nomadic tribes. By maintaining thousands of years of ancient Korean with...
Culture of South Korea - Wikipedia
Sports in South Korea
South Korea has traditional sports of its own, but sports imported from the West are predominant.
There are various forms of folk dancing still practiced in Korea. Although not commonly considered...
Sports in South Korea - Wikipedia
Economy of South Korea
South Korea is one of the world's wealthiest nations, and is a member of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the G-20 major economies. South Korea has a market econom...
Economy of South Korea - Wikipedia
Education in South Korea
Education in South Korea is provided by both public schools and private schools. Both types of schools receive funding from the government, although the amount that the private schools receive is less...