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2016 2016
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01/05 North Korea announces hydrogen bomb test
2015
12/28 'Comfort women': Japan and South Korea hail ag...
05/12 North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'ex...
03/04 US ambassador to South Korea injured in slas...
12/28 'Comfort women': Japan and South Korea hail ag...
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2015 2015
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2014
10/13 North Korea says leader has reappeared
10/09 Kim Jong-un?s absence fuels speculation about ...
08/13 Pope Francis makes first South Korean visit in...
02/19 Two Koreas hold family reunions
02/17 U.N.: Kim could be prosecuted for crimes again...
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2014 2014
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2013
12/12 North Korea: Leader's uncle executed
04/09 North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'
03/29 N Korea in 'state of war' with South
03/07 U.N. passes new North Korea sanctions
02/11 North Korea confirms nuclear test
04/09 North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'
02/11 North Korea confirms nuclear test
03/07 U.N. passes new North Korea sanctions
02/11 North Korea confirms nuclear test
2012
12/19 Park Geun-hye claims S. Korea presidential vic...
09/02 'Moonies' founder dies aged 92
03/26 Leaders warn over nuclear threat
War & Army
2012 2012
War & Army
03/26 Leaders warn over nuclear threat
2011
12/29 N Korea hails Kim's son as leader
12/28 Kim Jong-il state funeral held in N. Korea
12/18 N Korean leader Kim Jong-il dies
War & Army
2011 2011
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2011 2011
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2010
10/09 N. Korea leader, son make appearance
09/27 N Korean leader's son 'promoted'
08/25 Kim Jong Il making China visit
05/19 N. Korea responsible for sinking warship
Weapons of Mass Destruction Politics
2010 2010
Weapons of Mass Destruction Politics
2009
08/04 N. Korean leader pardons U.S. journalists
06/07 Reporters get 12-year terms in N. Korea
05/22 Ex-S Korea leader 'kills himself'
05/26 N Korea threatens military action
Weapons of Mass Destruction Politics
2009 2009
Weapons of Mass Destruction Politics
2008
09/24 Nuclear plant seals removed
09/09 Kim missing from parade
04/24 Syria 'had covert nuclear scheme'
04/24 Syria 'had covert nuclear scheme'
09/24 Nuclear plant seals removed
04/24 Syria 'had covert nuclear scheme'
2007
12/19 Lee set for landslide
10/01 President Roh crossed Demilitarized Zone
06/16 Atomic inspectors can return
02/13 N. Korea agrees to nuclear disarmament
06/16 Atomic inspectors can return
02/13 N. Korea agrees to nuclear disarmament
02/13 N. Korea agrees to nuclear disarmament
2006
10/14 U.N. slaps sanctions on North Korea
10/13 South Korean named U.N. leader
10/09 Outcry at N Korea 'nuclear test'
10/09 S Korean proposed as new UN chief
10/03 North Korea said will conduct nuclear test
War & Army
2006 2006
War & Army
10/09 Outcry at N Korea 'nuclear test'
10/03 North Korea said will conduct nuclear test
2005
09/18 Agreement in N. Korea talks
02/09 N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks
02/09 N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks
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2005 2005
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2004
03/11 National Assembly votes to impeach Roh
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2004 2004
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2004 2004
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2003
08/28 N Korea talks fail to ease tension
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2003 2003
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2003 2003
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2000
06/15 Presidents of Koreas sign peace accord
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2000 2000
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Nov.1
  South Korea: Park Geun-hye has named a new prime minister and finance minister amid a scandal that threatens to bring down her administration


October 2016 ... more > Top ^
Oct.31  President Park's friend Choi detained

July 2016 ... more > Top ^
Jul.7  US and South Korea agree THAAD missile defence deployment

June 2016 ... more > Top ^
Jun.21 North Korea test-fires missiles in defiance of UN sanctions

May 2016 ... more > Top ^
May.17  US election: Donald Trump open to talks with N. Korea May.8  BBC's Rupert Wingfield-Hayes and team expelled from North Korea May.7  North Korea 'will not use nuclear weapons' unless threatened  North Korea sanctions should be eased, say Nobel laureates May.5 North Korea begins rare party gathering


April 2016 ... more > Top ^
Apr.28  US man Kim Dong-chul jailed for spying in North Korea Apr.23  North Korea 'will halt' nuclear tests if US stops S Korea exercises

March 2016 ... more > Top ^
Mar.15  US student Otto Warmbier given hard labour in North Korea Mar.6  North Korea threatens US and S Korea with nuclear strikes Mar.2 UN imposes tough North Korea sanctions  UN Security Council: The United Nations Security Council has unanimously adopted a resolution significantly expanding international sanctions against North Korea

January 2016 ... more > Top ^
Jan.5 North Korea announces hydrogen bomb test
  North Korea says it has successfully tested a miniaturised hydrogen bomb which, if confirmed, would be its fourth nuclear test since 2006
  5.1 magnitude quake was detected close to its nuclear test site at Punggye-ri


year 2015 Top ^



December 2015 ... more > Top ^
Dec.29 North Korea official Kim Yang-gon killed in car crash Dec.28   'Comfort women': Japan and South Korea hail agreement  The leaders have welcomed the agreement between their two countries to settle the issue of women forced to work in Japanese brothels during ...

October 2015 ... more > Top ^
Oct.10  North Korea holds huge parades for 70th anniversary

August 2015 ... more > Top ^
Aug.24 South and North Korea agree deal to reduce tensions
. South Korea Aug.14 Japan and South Korea mark 70 years since end of WW2

May 2015 ... more > Top ^
May.12 North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed'
  Defence Minister Hyon Yong-chol has been executed, South Korea's spy agency has told parliament, according to media reports


April 2015 ... more > Top ^
Apr.15 South Korea remembers ferry dead

March 2015 ... more > Top ^
Mar.4 US ambassador to South Korea injured in slash attack
Map of Sejong Center Seoul South Korea  Mark W. Lippert was slashed by a man screaming about Korean unification Thursday morning in Seoul, and his assailant was immediately detained

January 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jan.2  US sanctions North Korea over Sony

year 2014 Top ^

Dec.26  N Korea berates Obama over film Nov.18  UN calls for N Korea rights probe Nov.8   North Korea frees detained US men Miller and Bae  2 Americans who were being held in detention in N. Korea, Matthew Todd Miller and Kenneth Bae, have been released and are on their way home Oct.14  Koreas 'hold top military talks' Oct.13 North Korea says leader has reappeared
Oct.9 Kim Jong-uns absence fuels speculation about health, coup. North Korea Aug.13 Pope Francis makes first South Korean visit in 25 years Apr.27  South Korean PM resigns over ferry Apr.20  S Korea leader condemns ferry crew Feb.19 Two Koreas hold family reunions. North Korea Feb.17 U.N.: Kim could be prosecuted for crimes against humanity. UN Feb.4  Koreas agree to family reunions Jan.8 Rodman sings Happy Birthday to Kim. North Korea

year 2013 Top ^

Dec.12 North Korea: Leader's uncle executed
  Jang Song Thaek, an uncle of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, has been executed for trying to overthrow the government Jun.8  Officials from two Koreas hold talks May.1  N Korea jails US man for 15 years Apr.12  Kerry: North Korea threats 'unacceptable' Apr.9  South Korea raises alert level   North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'
  The top U.S. commander in the Pacific called North Korean violations of Security Council resolutions 'a clear and direct threat to U.S. national security' Apr.5 N Korea in foreign embassy warning. North Korea Apr.2  North Korea blocks Kaesong access  North Korea to restart nuclear reactor Mar.29 N Korea in 'state of war' with South
  North Korea: North Korea has said it is entering a 'state of war' with South Korea in its latest escalation of rhetoric against its southern neighbour and the US Mar.28  N Korea 'readies rocket force' Mar.7 N Korea ends peace pacts with South. North Korea U.N. passes new North Korea sanctions  UN Security Council: The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Thursday for tougher sanctions against North Korea. China, North Korea's key ally agreed to it Feb.11   North Korea confirms nuclear test   Pyongyang said the underground test involved a 'miniaturised' nuclear device and was carried out in a 'safe and perfect manner' Jan.24  N Korea warns South on sanctions Jan.22  N Korea nuclear vow after UN acts

year 2012 Top ^

Dec.19 Park Geun-hye claims S. Korea presidential victory
. South Korea Sep.2 'Moonies' founder dies aged 92. South Korea Jul.15  North Korea military head removed Mar.26 Leaders warn over nuclear threat. South Korea Mar.24  Obama visits tense Koreas border Mar.15  North Korea to launch satellite

year 2011 Top ^

Dec.29   N Korea hails Kim's son as leader   North Korea: North Korea has hailed late leader Kim Jong-il's son, Kim Jong-un, as 'supreme leader of the party, state and army' Dec.28   Kim Jong-il state funeral held in N. Korea   North Korea: North Korea has begun two days of funeral services for late leader Kim Jong-il with a huge procession in the capital, Pyongyang Dec.27  Mourners fill Pyongyang streets for Kim Dec.25  South Korean delegation enters North Dec.18   N Korean leader Kim Jong-il dies
  North Korea: North Korean leader Kim Jong-il has died at the age of 69, state-run television in an emotional statement has announced.    The announcer, wearing black, said he had died of physical and mental over-work. He has been the dictator of the communist country since the death of his father Kim ...
Aug.24  Kim Jong-il in rare Russia talks

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.23  N Koreans 'ready for sacred war' Nov.25  South Korean defense minister resigns Oct.29  Korean family reunions go ahead Oct.9 N. Korea leader, son make appearance
. North Korea Sep.27 N Korean leader's son 'promoted'. North Korea Aug.26  US citizen freed in North Korea by Carter Aug.25 Kim Jong Il making China visit May.23  S. Korea suspends trade with N. Korea May.19 N. Korea responsible for sinking warship. South Korea

year 2009 Top ^

Aug.22  S Korean head meets North envoys Aug.17  Former S Korea President Kim dies Aug.4   N. Korean leader pardons U.S. journalists  North Korea: President Kim Jong Il has pardoned and ordered the release of two U.S. journalists after Bill Clinton met with top North Korean officials  Bill Clinton meets with N. Korea leader Jun.12  U.N. tightens sanctions on North Korea Jun.7 Reporters get 12-year terms in N. Korea
. North Korea May.26 N Korea threatens military action. North Korea May.22 Ex-S Korea leader 'kills himself'  South Korea: Roh Moo-hyun , 62, had been under investigation for alleged corruption, has apparently committed suicide by jumping into a ravine Apr.23  US women 'face North Korea trial' Jan.29  North Korea tears up agreements

year 2008 Top ^

Oct.11  U.S. takes North Korea off terror list Sep.24  Nuclear plant seals removed Sep.9   Kim missing from parade   North Korea: There is growing speculation about the health of Kim Jong-il, 66, after he failed to attend a huge martial parade in Pyongyang Jun.26  N. Korea releases details of nucl. Program Apr.24  Syria 'had covert nuclear scheme'

year 2007 Top ^

Dec.19  Lee set for landslide Oct.3  Korean leaders sign declaration Oct.1 President Roh crossed Demilitarized Zone
. North Korea Jul.25  S Korea urges release of hostages Jun.23  NK gets hands on frozen millions Jun.16  Atomic inspectors can return Feb.19  North Korea to give up nuclear program Feb.13  N. Korea agrees to nuclear disarmament Jan.2  New U.N. chief Ban Ki moon takes over

year 2006 Top ^

Dec.22  Six-party talks end, no agreement Oct.31  N. Korea agrees to return to nuclear talks Oct.14 U.N. slaps sanctions on North Korea
  UN Security Council: The Council voted unanimously to slap trade, travel and other sanctions Oct.13   South Korean named U.N. leader  UN Gen. Assembly: The General Assembly has appointed S. Korean Foreign Minister Ban Ki-moon to serve as the next secretary-general Oct.9  Outcry at N Korea 'nuclear test'  S Korean proposed as new UN chief Oct.3  North Korea said will conduct nuclear test Oct.2  Korean looks likely as Annan's successor Jul.15  Sec. Council votes for N. Korea sanctions Jul.5  Outcry over N Korea missile test

year 2005 Top ^

Sep.18  Agreement in N. Korea talks Feb.9 N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks
. North Korea

year 2004 Top ^

Mar.11  National Assembly votes to impeach Roh

year 2003 Top ^

Aug.28  N Korea talks fail to ease tension

year 2002 Top ^

Sep.16  Japan, North Korea historic meeting

year 2001 Top ^

Aug.4  Putin meets Kim Jong Il

year 2000 Top ^

Jun.15 Presidents of Koreas sign peace accord
. North Korea
before year 2000
Jul. 8, 1994 Death of Kim Il-sung
  North Korea: North Korea did not report the death for more than 34 hours after it occurred. An official mourning period was declared from 817 July
Aug. 31, 1919 Korea renounces Japanese sovereignty
  Administration of the Korean people continued until Japan's defeat at the end of World War II, at which time Korea became an independent nation


Park Geun-hye claims S. Korea presidential victory. South Korea President Park reshuffles S Korean cabinet amid scandal




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  South Korea: Park Geun-hye has named a new prime minister and finance minister amid a scandal that threatens to bring down her administration




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2014 Aug.13 Pope Francis makes first South Korean visit in 25 years 2012 Sep.2 'Moonies' founder dies aged 92. South Korea



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2016 May.8  BBC's Rupert Wingfield-Hayes and team expelled from North Korea



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2016 May.5 North Korea begins rare party gathering




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2015 Oct.10  North Korea holds huge parades for 70th anniversary Aug.14 Japan and South Korea mark 70 years since end of WW2
Apr.15 South Korea remembers ferry dead



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2016 Mar.6  North Korea threatens US and S Korea with nuclear strikes 2013 Apr.9  South Korea raises alert level Apr.5 N Korea in foreign embassy warning
. North Korea Mar.28  N Korea 'readies rocket force' 2010 Dec.23  N Koreans 'ready for sacred war' 2009 May.26 N Korea threatens military action. North Korea



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2010 May.19 N. Korea responsible for sinking warship
. South Korea



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2014 Jan.8 Rodman sings Happy Birthday to Kim
. North Korea 2013 Apr.12  Kerry: North Korea threats 'unacceptable' 2012 Mar.24  Obama visits tense Koreas border 2011 Dec.25  South Korean delegation enters North 2010 Aug.26  US citizen freed in North Korea by Carter Aug.25 Kim Jong Il making China visit 2009 Aug.22  S Korean head meets North envoys Aug.4  Bill Clinton meets with N. Korea leader 2007 Oct.1 President Roh crossed Demilitarized Zone. North Korea 2002 Sep.16  Japan, North Korea historic meeting 2001 Aug.4  Putin meets Kim Jong Il



Korea, Politics Agreement Timeline ... See World Agreement timeline Top ^
2016 Jul.7  US and South Korea agree THAAD missile defence deployment 2015 Dec.28   'Comfort women': Japan and South Korea hail agreement  The leaders have welcomed the agreement between their two countries to settle the issue of women forced to work in Japanese brothels during ... Aug.24 South and North Korea agree deal to reduce tensions
. South Korea 2009 Jan.29  North Korea tears up agreements 2007 Oct.3  Korean leaders sign declaration 2000 Jun.15 Presidents of Koreas sign peace accord. North Korea



Korea, Politics Embassy Timeline ... See World Embassy timeline Top ^
2015 Mar.4 US ambassador to South Korea injured in slash attack Map of Sejong Center Seoul South Korea  Mark W. Lippert was slashed by a man screaming about Korean unification Thursday morning in Seoul, and his assailant was immediately detained



Korea, Politics Human Rights Timeline ... See World Human Rights timeline Top ^
2016 Apr.28  US man Kim Dong-chul jailed for spying in North Korea Mar.15  US student Otto Warmbier given hard labour in North Korea 2014 Nov.18  UN calls for N Korea rights probe Nov.8   North Korea frees detained US men Miller and Bae  2 Americans who were being held in detention in N. Korea, Matthew Todd Miller and Kenneth Bae, have been released and are on their way home Feb.19 Two Koreas hold family reunions
. North Korea Feb.17 U.N.: Kim could be prosecuted for crimes against humanity. UN Feb.4  Koreas agree to family reunions 2013 May.1  N Korea jails US man for 15 years 2009 Aug.4   N. Korean leader pardons U.S. journalists  North Korea: President Kim Jong Il has pardoned and ordered the release of two U.S. journalists after Bill Clinton met with top North Korean officials Jun.7 Reporters get 12-year terms in N. Korea. North Korea Apr.23  US women 'face North Korea trial'



Korea, Politics Political Sanctions Timeline ... See World Political Sanctions timeline Top ^
2016 Jun.21 North Korea test-fires missiles in defiance of UN sanctions
May.7  North Korea sanctions should be eased, say Nobel laureates Mar.2 UN imposes tough North Korea sanctions  UN Security Council: The United Nations Security Council has unanimously adopted a resolution significantly expanding international sanctions against North Korea 2015 Jan.2  US sanctions North Korea over Sony 2013 Mar.7 U.N. passes new North Korea sanctions  UN Security Council: The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Thursday for tougher sanctions against North Korea. China, North Korea's key ally agreed to it Jan.24  N Korea warns South on sanctions 2010 May.23  S. Korea suspends trade with N. Korea 2009 Jun.12  U.N. tightens sanctions on North Korea 2006 Oct.14 U.N. slaps sanctions on North Korea   UN Security Council: The Council voted unanimously to slap trade, travel and other sanctions Jul.15  Sec. Council votes for N. Korea sanctions



Korea, Politics Talks Timeline ... See World Talks timeline Top ^
2016 May.17  US election: Donald Trump open to talks with N. Korea 2014 Oct.14  Koreas 'hold top military talks' 2013 Jun.8  Officials from two Koreas hold talks 2006 Dec.22  Six-party talks end, no agreement 2005 Sep.18  Agreement in N. Korea talks Feb.9 N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks
. North Korea 2003 Aug.28  N Korea talks fail to ease tension



Korea, Politics Political Leaders Timeline ... See World Political Leaders timeline Top ^
2016 Dec. 1 South Korean leader makes rare public appearance
Nov. 28 South Korea's President Park 'willing to resign'  Park Geun-hye has said she has asked parliament to help her find a way to stand down. Park faced growing calls to resign amid an investigati... Oct.31  President Park's friend Choi detained 2015 May.12 North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed'
  Defence Minister Hyon Yong-chol has been executed, South Korea's spy agency has told parliament, according to media reports
2014 Oct.13 North Korea says leader has reappeared
Oct.9 Kim Jong-uns absence fuels speculation about health, coup. North Korea Apr.27  South Korean PM resigns over ferry Apr.20  S Korea leader condemns ferry crew 2013 Dec.12 North Korea: Leader's uncle executed   Jang Song Thaek, an uncle of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, has been executed for trying to overthrow the government 2012 Jul.15  North Korea military head removed 2011 Dec.29   N Korea hails Kim's son as leader   North Korea: North Korea has hailed late leader Kim Jong-il's son, Kim Jong-un, as 'supreme leader of the party, state and army' 2010 Nov.25  South Korean defense minister resigns Oct.9 N. Korea leader, son make appearance. North Korea Sep.27 N Korean leader's son 'promoted'. North Korea 2008 Sep.9   Kim missing from parade   North Korea: There is growing speculation about the health of Kim Jong-il, 66, after he failed to attend a huge martial parade in Pyongyang 2007 Jan.2  New U.N. chief Ban Ki moon takes over 2006 Oct.13   South Korean named U.N. leader  UN Gen. Assembly: The General Assembly has appointed S. Korean Foreign Minister Ban Ki-moon to serve as the next secretary-general Oct.9  S Korean proposed as new UN chief Oct.2  Korean looks likely as Annan's successor



Korea, Politics Space Exploration Timeline ... See World Space Exploration timeline Top ^
2012 Mar.15  North Korea to launch satellite



Korea, Politics Weapons of Mass Destruction Politics Timeline ... See World Weapons of Mass Destruction Politics timeline Top ^
2016 May.7  North Korea 'will not use nuclear weapons' unless threatened Apr.23  North Korea 'will halt' nuclear tests if US stops S Korea exercises Jan.5 North Korea announces hydrogen bomb test
  North Korea says it has successfully tested a miniaturised hydrogen bomb which, if confirmed, would be its fourth nuclear test since 2006
  5.1 magnitude quake was detected close to its nuclear test site at Punggye-ri
2013 Apr.2  North Korea to restart nuclear reactor Feb.11   North Korea confirms nuclear test   Pyongyang said the underground test involved a 'miniaturised' nuclear device and was carried out in a 'safe and perfect manner' Jan.22  N Korea nuclear vow after UN acts 2012 Mar.26 Leaders warn over nuclear threat
. South Korea 2011 Aug.24  Kim Jong-il in rare Russia talks 2008 Sep.24  Nuclear plant seals removed Jun.26  N. Korea releases details of nucl. Program Apr.24  Syria 'had covert nuclear scheme' 2007 Feb.19  North Korea to give up nuclear program Feb.13  N. Korea agrees to nuclear disarmament 2006 Oct.31  N. Korea agrees to return to nuclear talks Oct.9  Outcry at N Korea 'nuclear test' Oct.3  North Korea said will conduct nuclear test



Korea, Politics Obituary Timeline ... See World Obituary timeline Top ^
2016 Dec. 18  5 years after N Korean leader Kim Jong-il dies 2015 Dec.29 North Korea official Kim Yang-gon killed in car crash
2011 Dec.28   Kim Jong-il state funeral held in N. Korea   North Korea: North Korea has begun two days of funeral services for late leader Kim Jong-il with a huge procession in the capital, Pyongyang Dec.27  Mourners fill Pyongyang streets for Kim Dec.18   N Korean leader Kim Jong-il dies
  North Korea: North Korean leader Kim Jong-il has died at the age of 69, state-run television in an emotional statement has announced.    The announcer, wearing black, said he had died of physical and mental over-work. He has been the dictator of the communist country since the death of his father Kim ...
2009 Aug.17  Former S Korea President Kim dies May.22 Ex-S Korea leader 'kills himself'  South Korea: Roh Moo-hyun , 62, had been under investigation for alleged corruption, has apparently committed suicide by jumping into a ravine 1994 Jul. 8, 1994 Death of Kim Il-sung
  North Korea: North Korea did not report the death for more than 34 hours after it occurred. An official mourning period was declared from 817 July




Korea, Politics Parliament Timeline ... See World Parliament timeline Top ^
2004 Mar.11  National Assembly votes to impeach Roh