Int'l oceans conference

South Korean Prime Minister Han Duck-soo (5th from R, front row) poses for a photo with the leaders of Pacific islands at the 2023 Korea International Cooperation Conference on Oceans and Fisheries

S. Korea launches Nuri space rocket

South Korea's homegrown space rocket Nuri, carrying eight satellites, lifts off from Naro Space Center in Goheung, 328 kilometers south of Seoul, on May 25, 2023. (Yonhap)

Malaysia signs contract to buy 18 FA-50 fighters

This photo, provided by Korea Aerospace Industries Ltd.

Preparation for 3rd launch of homegrown space rocket

South Korea's homegrown space rocket, Nuri, leaves an assembly building before being transported on a road leading to a launch pad at the Naro Space Center in Goheung, South Jeolla Province, southw

Yoon meets Zelenskyy

South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol (R) shakes hands with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy during a summit in Hiroshima, Japan, on May 21, 2023. (Pool photo) (Yonhap)

Int'l food festival

A son and his father buy ice cream during an international food festival in Seoul's Seongbuk Ward on May 21, 2023. (Yonhap)

Ahead of Together Day

Children dressed in traditional clothes worldwide sing during a ceremony to mark the 16th anniversary of Together Day at the Citizens' Hall in Gwacheon, south of Seoul, on May 19, 2023, one day ahe

S. Korea-Egypt meeting

South Korean Environment Minister Han Wha-jin (L) holds talks with Egyptian Electricity and Renewable Energy Minister Mohamed Hamed Shaker El-Markabi during their meeting at Egypt's New Administrat

Yoon meets Ukraine's first lady

President Yoon Suk Yeol (R, C) holds talks with Ukrainian first lady Olena Zelenska (L, C), who is visiting as a special presidential envoy, at the presidential office in Seoul on May 16, 2023, in

Sand artworks to be displayed at Haeundae Beach

Artists create sand artworks at Haeundae Beach in the southeastern port city of Busan on May 15, 2023, for the 2023 Haeundae Sand Festival set to run from May 19-22. (Yonhap)