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2006-02-01 22:03:17

By Lee Suwan and Jon Herskovitz SEOUL (Reuters) - North and South Korea are in talks to allow former South Korean President Kim Dae-jung to visit the North in April, an aide to Kim said on Thursday.

2006-02-01 21:40:53

SEOUL (Reuters) - North and South Korea are in talks to allow former South Korean President Kim Dae-jung to visit the North in April, an aide to Kim said on Thursday.

2006-01-31 03:40:00

North Korea slightly toned down the rhetoric on Tuesday about its reluctance to return to six-party nuclear talks, but analysts said too many obstacles remain for a quick resumption of the discussions.

2006-01-25 19:03:09

By Carol Giacomo, Diplomatic Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea, facing a U.S.

2006-01-25 04:07:17

By Chris Buckley CHENGDU (Reuters) - China offers hardline communist North Korea a prototype of market reform, but China's rulers must contend with their country's own intense development strains, the U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Robert Zoellick said on Wednesday.

2006-01-24 09:25:00

U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Robert Zoellick urged China on Tuesday to be a responsible global player, as tensions simmered over nuclear stand-offs with Iran and China's neighbor North Korea.

2006-01-24 04:58:47

By Jack Kim SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea on Tuesday refused to take sides in a dust up between North Korea and the United States, saying Washington's actions against Pyongyang's suspected illegal activities should be separate from stalled nuclear talks. A team of U.S.

2006-01-24 00:26:27

BEIJING (Reuters) - The nuclear stand-offs with Iran and North Korea were high on the agenda as U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Robert Zoellick began talks on Tuesday with senior Chinese officials in Beijing.

2006-01-19 18:24:59

By Paul Eckert, Asia Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and South Korea on Thursday urged North Korea to return promptly to stalled nuclear disarmament talks as the two allies took steps to bolster their 50-year-old security alliance.

2006-01-19 05:00:49

By Chris Buckley and Jon Herskovitz BEIJING/SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. and North Korean envoys to talks on ending Pyongyang's nuclear program met in Beijing, a Chinese official said on Thursday, raising regional hopes the stalled negotiations could resume. The meeting on Wednesday between U.S.


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begunk
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.