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    South Korea’s National Assembly closes after COVID-19 outbreak

    June 11 (UPI) -- South Korea's parliament shut down after several people affiliated with the ruling Democratic Party tested positive for COVID-19. Party chairman Rep....

    North Korea’s premier inspects apartment construction in Pyongyang

    June 11 (UPI) -- North Korea's second-in-command inspected a construction site for 10,000 new apartment units in Pyongyang, state media said. Workers' Party newspaper Rodong...

    IOC moves forward with reallocation of North Korea’s Olympic quota places

    June 9 (UPI) -- The International Olympic Committee has decided to reallocate North Korean spots at the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics after the reclusive...

    South Korea’s ruling party lawmakers ordered to resign over real estate transactions

    June 8 (UPI) -- Twelve South Korean lawmakers have been asked to leave the ruling Democratic Party, including a former activist for "comfort women,"...

    IAEA: North Korea’s suspected uranium enrichment facility active

    June 7 (UPI) -- North Korea's nuclear facilities are active, the International Atomic Energy Agency says. IAEA Director General Rafael Grossi said Monday in his...

    South Korea’s Moon orders task force in wake of military sexual assault and suicide case

    SEOUL, June 7 (UPI) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Monday ordered the creation of a task force to shake up the country's...

    North Korea’s grain production not enough to feed population, think tank says

    June 3 (UPI) -- North Korea's grain output totaled 4.4 million tons last year amid the coronavirus pandemic and seasonal flooding, and the production...

    Britain welcomes South Korea’s contribution to G7 expansion, Seoul says

    June 3 (UPI) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in exchanged a phone call with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday ahead of Moon's...

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    June 11 (UPI) -- Arizona Diamondbacks general manager Mike Hazen is taking a leave of absence from the club while his wife, Nicole, battles...

    Toronto Raptors’ Pascal Siakam has shoulder surgery, out 5 months

    June 11 (UPI) -- Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam likely will miss the start of next season after he underwent surgery to repair a...

    Defense Department redirects $2.2B in border wall spending to military projects

    June 11 (UPI) -- The Biden administration on Friday announced plans to redirect $2.2 billion in funds previously set aside for border wall construction...