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Former United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon, who is scheduled to return to South Korea, his home country, later Thursday, has kept his second place in presidential polls for two weeks.
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South Korea will convene a meeting of key ambassadors this week to discuss security challenges facing the country, the foreign ministry said Sunday. According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Seoul's ambassadors to the United States, China, ...Korea Herald, 1 day ago Acting President Discusses Geopolitical Challenges with Key Ambassadors Korea Broadcasting System, 12 hours ago SK to convene meeting of key ambassadors over security Global Times, 1 hour ago
A South Korean Buddhist monk is in critical condition after setting himself on fire to protest the country's settlement with Japan on compensation for wartime comfort women, officials said yesterday. The 64-year-old monk suffered third-degree burns ...Taipei Times Online, 1 week ago S Korean dies after setting himself ablaze over Japan deal Business Standard, 6 days ago South Korea Buddhist monk sets himself on fire in Seoul over 'comfort women' deal The Guardian, 1 week ago S. Korean critical after self-immolating over sex slave deal Business Standard, 1 week ago
Tweet on Twitter Seoul A South Korean congressman said his country and China need to increase communications on the issue involving the deployment of Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) in South Korea. Rep. Song Young-gil of the ...Pakistan Observer, 2 days ago S Korea, China need to increase communications on THAAD issue -- opposition lawmaker Ecns.cn, 12 hours ago
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One band has become so synonymous with the heavy metal genre that despite the arguably dying rock scene in the country, was able to fill a stadium of metalheads with just their reputation alone. It was a loud, chaotic and beautiful display of a ...Korea Joongang Daily, 4 days ago
Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has warned the reclusive communist country could become “a bargaining chip for the strong” in a statement at a tactical rocket firing drill, official news agency KCNA reported early on Thursday. Kim’s statement ...Current News India, 1 month ago North Korea's Kim says close to test launch of ICBM Reuters, 2 weeks ago
SEOUL/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Korea Inc is moving in slow-motion, mired by the country's political crisis, with a vacuum in planning and decision making as corporate giants such as Samsung and Lotte delay traditional year-end management reshuffles, company ...Reuters, 1 month ago
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