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Red Cross Photos Provide Rare Glimpse into Life of Refugees, POWs During Korean War

Red Cross Photos Provide Rare Glimpse into Life of Refugees, POWs During Korean War

SEOUL, June 24 (Korea Bizwire) – The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has unveiled dozens of long-kept photos of the Korean War, providing a rare glimpse into devastation, plight and even the resilience people demonstrated with seemingly little hope on the horizon. Yonhap News Agency obtained the 70 black-and-white still images taken by [...]

70 Years After Korean War Outbreak, Lasting Peace Still Tall Order

70 Years After Korean War Outbreak, Lasting Peace Still Tall Order

SEOUL, June 21 (Korea Bizwire) — Despite South Korea’s unrelenting drive for reconciliation, North Korea is pivoting to brinkmanship tactics with its venomous rhetoric, demolition of a joint liaison office and military steps in anger over propaganda leaflets sent from the South. The deepening Sino-U.S. rivalry is muddling the prospects of cooperation for regional stability, [...]