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C. 07-06 US sanctions North Korea's Kim Jong-un for the first time Washington
3. 06-22 Kim says North Korean missiles can reach US in Pacific North Korea
4. 06-21 North Korea test-fires missiles in defiance of UN sanctions North Korea
F. 05-08 BBC's Rupert Wingfield-Hayes and team expelled from North Korea North Korea
G. 05-07 North Korea 'will not use nuclear weapons' unless threatened North Korea
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12/12 North Korea: Leader's uncle executed
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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
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12/19 Park Geun-hye claims S. Korea presidential vic...
09/02 'Moonies' founder dies aged 92
03/26 Leaders warn over nuclear threat
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2012 2012
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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
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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
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2010 2010
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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
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2009 2009
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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
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2006 2006
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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
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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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2002
09/16 Japan, North Korea historic meeting
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2000
06/15 Presidents of Koreas sign peace accord
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Jul.6  US sanctions North Korea's Kim Jong-un for the first time


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May.8  BBC's Rupert Wingfield-Hayes and team expelled from North Korea
May.7
 North Korea sanctions should be eased, say Nobel laureates
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Apr.23  North Korea 'will halt' nuclear tests if US stops S Korea exercises


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Mar.6  North Korea threatens US and S Korea with nuclear strikes
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Jan.22  North Korea arrests US student for 'hostile act'
Jan.6  N Korea nuclear: US, Japan, S Korea pledge united response
 North Korea nuclear test: UN vows new measures
Jan.5
  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


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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 WWII

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   State media has attempted to end the international speculation by publishing the first photos of Kim Jong Un in more than a month Oct.9   Kim Jong-uns absence fuels speculation about health, coup  North Korea: North Korea's mysterious leader Kim Jong-un has not been seen in public for 34 days, sparking a wide range of speculation 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 Apr.19  Anger erupts over Korea ferry rescue 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 May.26  N Korea threatens military action 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 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

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 Pope Francis makes first South Korean visit in 25 years 'Moonies' founder dies aged 92. South Korea North Korea begins rare party gathering   North Korea is holding its first party congress in decades, as leader Kim Jong-un seeks to cement his status and chart a vision for the futu... Japan and South Korea mark 70 years since end of WW2 South Korea remembers ferry dead N Korea in foreign embassy warning. North Korea N. Korea responsible for sinking warship. South Korea Rodman sings Happy Birthday to Kim. North Korea Kim Jong Il making China visit President Roh crossed Demilitarized Zone. North Korea US and South Korea agree THAAD missile defence deployment   '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 WWII South and North Korea agree deal to reduce tensions. South Korea Presidents of Koreas sign peace accord. North Korea 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 US man Kim Dong-chul jailed for spying in North Korea US student Otto Warmbier given hard labour in North Korea   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 Two Koreas hold family reunions. North Korea U.N.: Kim could be prosecuted for crimes against humanity. UN   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 North Korea test-fires missiles in defiance of UN sanctions 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 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 U.N. slaps sanctions on North Korea   UN Security Council: The Council voted unanimously to slap trade, travel and other sanctions US election: Donald Trump open to talks with N. Korea. USA N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks. North Korea North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed'




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2007
Jun.23  NK gets hands on frozen millions




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2012
Dec.19
2007
Dec.19  Lee set for landslide




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2013
Apr.2  North Korea blocks Kaesong access




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2016
Jun.22  Kim says North Korean missiles can reach US in Pacific




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2014
Aug.13
2012
Sep.2




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




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2016
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2015
Oct.10  North Korea holds huge parades for 70th anniversary
Aug.14
Apr.15




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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
Mar.28  N Korea 'readies rocket force'
2010
Dec.23  N Koreans 'ready for sacred war'
2009
May.26  N Korea threatens military action




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2010
May.19




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2014
Jan.8
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
2009
Aug.22  S Korean head meets North envoys
Aug.4  Bill Clinton meets with N. Korea leader
2007
Oct.1
2002
Sep.16  Japan, North Korea historic meeting
2001
Aug.4  Putin meets Kim Jong Il




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2015
Dec.28
Aug.24
2009
Jan.29  North Korea tears up agreements
2007
Oct.3  Korean leaders sign declaration
2000
Jun.15




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2015
Mar.4




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2016
Apr.28
Mar.15
Jan.22  North Korea arrests US student for 'hostile act'
2014
Nov.18  UN calls for N Korea rights probe
Nov.8
Feb.19
Feb.17
Feb.4  Koreas agree to family reunions
2013
May.1  N Korea jails US man for 15 years
2009
Aug.4
Jun.7  Reporters get 12-year terms in N. Korea
Apr.23  US women 'face North Korea trial'




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2016
Jul.6  US sanctions North Korea's Kim Jong-un for the first time
Jun.21
May.7  North Korea sanctions should be eased, say Nobel laureates
Mar.2
2015
Jan.2  US sanctions North Korea over Sony
2013
Mar.7
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
Jul.15  Sec. Council votes for N. Korea sanctions




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2016
May.17
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
2003
Aug.28  N Korea talks fail to ease tension




Korea, Politics Political Leaders Timeline ... See World Political Leaders timeline Top ^
2015
May.12
  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   State media has attempted to end the international speculation by publishing the first photos of Kim Jong Un in more than a month Oct.9   Kim Jong-uns absence fuels speculation about health, coup  North Korea: North Korea's mysterious leader Kim Jong-un has not been seen in public for 34 days, sparking a wide range of speculation 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 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



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2014 Apr.19  Anger erupts over Korea ferry rescue



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2012 Mar.15  North Korea to launch satellite



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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.6  N Korea nuclear: US, Japan, S Korea pledge united response Jan.6  North Korea nuclear test: UN vows new measures 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



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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




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2004 Mar.11  National Assembly votes to impeach Roh