Korean Peninsula


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Noun1.Korean Peninsula - an Asian peninsula (off Manchuria) separating the Yellow Sea and the Sea of JapanKorean Peninsula - an Asian peninsula (off Manchuria) separating the Yellow Sea and the Sea of Japan; the Korean name is Dae-Han-Min-Gook or Han-Gook
Chino-Japanese War, Sino-Japanese War - a war between China and Japan (1894 and 1895) over the control of the Korean Peninsula; China was overwhelmingly defeated at Port Arthur
Korean War - a war between North and South Korea; South Korea was aided by the United States and other members of the United Nations; 1950-1953
D.P.R.K., Democratic People's Republic of Korea, DPRK, North Korea - a communist country in the northern half of the Korean Peninsula; established in 1948
Republic of Korea, South Korea - a republic in the southern half of the Korean Peninsula; established in 1948
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
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The leaders of China and Russia have agreed to provide their full support for upcoming talks between South Korea, the United States and North Korea, calling the talks an important chance to "positively change" the conditions surrounding the Korean Peninsula, a special envoy of South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Thursday.
In the meeting, which will come on the heels of the visits to North Korea and the US by a special delegation of the Republic of Korea, the two top diplomats will share with each other assessments on the recent, fast-paced developments in the situation on the Korean Peninsula and discuss in depth ways that the ROK and the US can coordinate closely with regard to inter-Korean and US-North Korea dialogue on the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, among others.
Our president, Moon Jae-in, and the (South Korean) government believe that various advances toward achieving the goal of peace and denuclearization of the Korean peninsula were made with active support and contribution from President Xi Jinping and the Chinese government," Chung said.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Mar 9 (ANI): India has extended its support to all the efforts that are being made to bring peace and stability in the Korean peninsula.
North Korea should abandon its nuclear-ballistic programs and allow peace to take root in the Korean Peninsula, South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha said, quoted by Reuters.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- North Korea warned that a resumption of the frequent South Korean and US military exercises will shatter the shaky detente that has coalesced on the Korean Peninsula and send the region spiraling back into looming conflict.
TOKYO, Feb 6 (KUNA) -- North Korea warned Tuesday that a resumption of South Korea and the US' annual joint military exercises will throw the Korean Peninsula back into a state of confrontation, the Seoul-based Yonhap News Agency reported.
11 (Petra)-- The UN Security Council on Wednesday welcomed the latest interactions on the Korean Peninsula, but remained adamant in upholding sanctions against the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK).
Baghdad, IRAQ (NINA) -The UN Security Council welcomed the inter-Korean talks on Tuesday, the first in more than two years, and hoped the move would pave the way for making the Korean Peninsula nuclear-free.
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has expressed hope that the peace talks between North Korea and South Korea would result in the denuclearization as well as peace and stability in Korean Peninsula.
and stability of the Korean Peninsula, the North-East Asia region and beyond,' a Foreign Office statement said.
General Retired Nasser Khan Janjua has emphasized that the tension in Korean peninsula should be mitigated by using political and diplomatic means and channels.

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