Coronavirus briefing for foreign diplomats

Foreign diplomats in South Korea wait for body temperature checks before entering a foreign ministry briefing on South Korea's ongoing efforts to handle the new coronavirus at the ministry in Seoul

Azerbaijan, Italy exchanged documents

Following the expanded meeting of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of the Council of Ministers of the Italian Republic Giuseppe Conte, a ceremony to exchange the A

'Samgyetang' exports to Canada

This photo, provided by the agriculture ministry and food and drug safety ministry, shows packaged ginseng chicken soup, called "samgyetang" in Korean. According to the ministries on Feb.


Gyeongbok Palace in central Seoul, the biggest palace built during the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910), is covered with snow on Feb.

Blood donation amid coronavirus fears

Officials from Dongdaemun Ward in Seoul give blood to help hospitals cope with the sharp drop in reserves caused by people shunning donation centers amid public concerns over the spread of the nove

Messages to support evacuees from Wuhan

This photo taken on Feb.


A woman walks at a snowy entrance to Mount Halla National Park in the city of Jeju on South Korea's largest island of the same name on Feb. 17, 2020. (Yonhap)

Spring messengers

Two toads move with some 100 others from a valley to a nearby lake in Daegu, some 300 kilometers southeast of Seoul, on Feb.

Red apricot flowers in bloom

Red apricot flowers start to bloom in the rain on the grounds of the National Debt Compensation Movement Memorial Park in Daegu, 300 kilometers southeast of Seoul, on Feb.

Pheasant's eye in bloom at Mt. Songni

This photo provided by the national park service shows a pheasant's eye flower in bloom atop the 1,058-meter-high Cheonwang peak at Mount Songni on Feb. 11, 2020.