Korean war

(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
August 19, 2018 - 9:25 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A group of elderly South Koreans traveled to the border with North Korea ahead of family reunions with relatives in the North they've been separated from since the Korean War. The weeklong event beginning later Monday at North Korea's Diamond Mountain resort comes as the...
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Attendees salute during a repatriation ceremony for the remains of U.S. soldiers who were killed in the Korean War and collected in North Korea, at the Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018.
Jung Yeon-je/Pool Photo via AP
August 01, 2018 - 8:26 am
By Kim Yong-Ho, Hyung-Jin Kim, and Robert Burns, Associated Press PYEONGTAEK, South Korea (AP) — Decades after the end of the Korean War in 1953, the remains of dozens of presumed U.S. war dead began their journey home following a repatriation ceremony in South Korea on Wednesday. North Korea...
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Dreamstime
July 15, 2018 - 8:22 pm
By Matt Korade and Barbara Starr PHILADELPHIA (CNN/KYW Newsradio) -- Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Sunday that the United States and North Korea agreed to recommence field operations to search for the estimated 5,300 Americans who never returned home from the Korean War. The US and North...
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Philadelphia's Korean community gathered at a memorial commemorating the 68th anniversary of the Korean War.
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Steve Tawa
June 25, 2018 - 3:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio — Philadelphia's Korean community gathered at a memorial commemorating the 68th anniversary of the Korean War. Both American and Korean veterans honored the fallen soldiers, while remembering the historical significance of the conflict. Over a three-year period,...
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In this photo provided by South Korea Unification Ministry, South Korean Red Cross President Park Kyung-seo, second from left, shakes hands with his North Korean counterpart Pak Yong Il.
South Korea Unification Ministry via AP
June 22, 2018 - 1:39 pm
By Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North and South Korea agreed Friday to hold temporary reunions of families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War as they boost reconciliation efforts amid a diplomatic push to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis. The reunions will take...
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A family in Utah have been looking for their father's medal collection for months after it was stolen from their mother's home.
KPTV via CNN
May 28, 2018 - 12:06 am
Portland, OR (KPTV) -- A Korean war veteran’s Purple Heart was found by an Oregon family and reunited with the hero’s daughter on Saturday. A family in Utah have been looking for their father’s medal collection for months after it was stolen from their mother’s home. Well, the purple heart turned...
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