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 2019-10-14 10:02 

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US slaps sanctions on Turkey as Syrian regime returns to north...

WASHINGTON (AFP) -- The United States slapped sanctions on Turkey Tuesday as it demanded an end to its deadly incursion...

 2019-10-14 09:54 

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N. Korea's SLBM launch hurt nuclear talks with US: ex-US envoy...

A former US envoy for North Korea said Monday that Pyongyang's recent test of a submarine-launched ballistic missile rui...

 2019-10-14 09:43 

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Top military officials of N. Korea, China highlight bilateral ties...

Top military officials of North Korea and China have reaffirmed the importance of bilateral relations, saying defending...

 2019-10-13 21:06 

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Police officially book suspect in Hwaseong serial killings...

SUWON -- Police have officially booked Lee Chun-jae, a 56-year-old man already in jail for a separate crime, as a suspec...

 2019-10-13 20:29 

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Sulli confirmed dead on the scene: police...

Sulli was already dead when authorities arrived at the scene, according to police.Police said a report was filed by a st...

 2019-10-13 20:16 

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Sulli leaves behind 15-year entertainment career...

Singer and actress Sulli, also known as Choi Jin-ri, was found dead Monday at her home outside Seoul. She was 25. Sulli...

 2019-10-13 19:57 

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Liberal, conservative fronts divided over Cho Kuk resignation...

News of embattled Justice Minister Cho Kuk's resignation on Monday did little to close the stark gap between liber...

 2019-10-13 19:42 

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[Graphic News] New York world's top financial center...

New York has extended its lead as the world's top financial center, with London barely holding on to second place...

 2019-10-13 19:32 

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What lies ahead for prosecution reform?...

With Justice Minister Cho Kuk's resignation on Monday, questions remain on the future course of prosecution reform...

 2019-10-13 19:26 

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Newspaper reports defense minister sent letters stating S. Korea's approval needed for UNC expansion...

South Korea has told members of the United Nations Command that its approval must be granted for any expansion plans, a...

 2019-10-13 18:29 

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[Newsmaker] [Breaking] Singer and actor Sulli found dead...

Singer and actor Sulli was found dead Monday at a house in Seongnam, south of Seoul, police have confirmed. Her manager...

 2019-10-13 18:09 

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[Editorial] Take stock...

The Nuclear Safety and Security Commission discussed closing Unit 1 of the Wolsong nuclear power plant permanently in it...

 2019-10-13 18:08 

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[Noah Smith] Five unpopular policies the US should adopt...

Not every good policy is going to be popular. Sometimes either the public, activists or the commentariat -- or all three...

 2019-10-13 18:03 

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Low-cost carriers to go on leading Korea's flight industry: Boeing...

Low-cost carriers are expected to continue to lead the growth of South Korea's flight industry and to expand the c...

 2019-10-13 17:21 

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[News analysis] PM's Japan trip raises hopes for Seoul-Tokyo relations, but administration remains cautious...

Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon's upcoming trip to Japan is raising hopes for a way out of the impasse in South Korea-T...

 2019-10-13 17:10 

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Viva Republica to acquire LG Uplus' mobile payment unit...

Viva Republic has been picked as the preferred bidder for LG Uplus' mobile payment business unit, according to in...

 2019-10-13 17:07 

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LTE speed gap in Seoul metropolitan area widens: lawmaker...

The fourth-generation Long Term Evolution internet speeds are not consistent and vary across the Seoul metropolitan are...

 2019-10-13 17:06 

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[News brief] Kazakh man suspected of hit-and-run extradited to Korea...

A Kazakhstan national who fled the country after allegedly hitting a 7-year-old boy in Changwon, South Gyeongsang Provin...

 2019-10-13 17:04 

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Justice Minister Cho Kuk steps down...

Scandal-stricken Justice Minister Cho Kuk stepped down from his post Monday amid an ongoing investigation into corruptio...

 2019-10-13 17:02 

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[Newsmaker] Seoul subway workers to go on strike Wednesday...

The labor union of Seoul Metro, which operates eight subway lines, announced a three-day walkout starting Wednesday if t...

 2019-10-13 16:56 

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Korando, perfect choice for modern families in Korea...

Storage for strollers, golf clubs and boxes of groceries, spacious backseats and high-end safety features are increasing...

 2019-10-13 16:51 

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S. Korea to lift regulations to boost exporters: Deputy PM...

The government plans to eliminate various regulations that hinder the development of new technologies and overseas expan...

 2019-10-13 16:39 

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[Photo News] THE AMG FAMILY...

Dimitris Psillakis (left), CEO and president of Mercedes-Benz Korea, and Mark Raine, vice president of product and marke...

 2019-10-13 16:38 

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SK hynix's YouTube video hits 12 million views...

A YouTube video that chronicles SK hynix's technological challenges over the years to mass-produce the world&rsquo...

 2019-10-13 16:34 

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LVMH set to lose W8b from drop in YG's stock value...

Despite YG Entertainment's scheduled return of a 67 billion won ($56.6 million) investment to LVMH this week, the...

 2019-10-13 16:33 

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Upbit operator Dunamu to launch comprehensive OTC platform...

Dunamu, an operator of global cryptocurrency exchange Upbit, announced Monday that it plans to launch a comprehensive ov...

 2019-10-13 16:19 

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[Diplomatic circuit] Colombia eyes bolstering exports to S. Korea: trade minister...

Colombia's Minister of Trade, Industry and Tourism Jose Manuel Restrepo said the country is keen to bolster South...

 2019-10-13 16:17 

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[Diplomatic circuit] German ambassador to Korea hopes for unity on Korean Peninsula...

German Ambassador to South Korea Stephen Auer said last week he hopes for the peaceful reunification of the two Koreas i...

 2019-10-13 16:14 

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[Diplomatic circuit] IVI urges international cooperation on R&D, distribution of vaccines...

The International Vaccine Institute, an international organization based in Seoul, held a forum on its 22nd anniversary...

 2019-10-13 16:13 

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[Diplomatic circuit] ASEAN-Korea train to traverse S. Korea...

Top officials from ASEAN countries and South Korea will hop on a train to travel across the country alongside citizens o...

 2019-10-13 15:57 

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[News Focus] Netmarble to tap smart home subscription business with Coway acquisition...

How does it add up when a games company acquires a home appliance rental business? Netmarble, a Korean firm that focuses...

 2019-10-13 15:03 

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[Breaking] Justice Minister Cho Kuk steps down...

Justice Minister Cho Kuk resigned from his cabinet post Monday, after nearly two months of investigation by prosecutors...

 2019-10-13 15:02 

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Samsung SDI to spend W200b on ESS safety measure...

Samsung SDI said it planned to adopt a special extinguishing system for its energy storage systems to prevent fires at a...

 2019-10-13 14:47 

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World No. 1 Ko Jin-young headlines field at lone LPGA stop in S. Korea...

Ko Jin-young, the world No. 1 in women's golf from South Korea, will headline an 80-player field at an upcoming LPGA Tou...

 2019-10-13 14:32 

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Moon's approval rating hits new low amid 'Cho Kuk' setback, poll shows...

President Moon Jae-in's approval rating dropped again to its lowest level, a weekly survey showed Monday, amid a lingeri...

 2019-10-13 14:04 

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Seoul raises concerns over Fukushima's contaminated water in London...

South Korea's fishery ministry said Monday it raised concerns over Japan's plan to release contaminated water from its d...

 2019-10-13 14:02 

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World Cup qualifier in Pyongyang not to be broadcast live...

South Korea's most-anticipated World Cup qualifier of the current campaign, set to kick off in Pyongyang, will not be br...

 2019-10-13 11:45 

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K-pop superband SuperM tops Billboard 200...

K-pop superband SuperM's American debut album, "SuperM," topped Billboard's main albums chart, Billboard said...

 2019-10-13 11:34 

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With no additional ASF case for 5th day, S. Korea in battle to stem possible spread via wild boars...

South Korea's quarantine authorities on Monday vowed to prevent the potential spread of African swine fever via wild boa...

 2019-10-13 11:04 

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NK propaganda outlet denounces meeting of military chiefs of S. Korea, US, Japan...

A North Korean propaganda outlet on Monday slammed a recent trilateral meeting between the chairmen of the Joint Chiefs...

 2019-10-13 11:01 

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Current, former world No. 1s in men's golf to compete in S. Korea this week...

How often do you get to see the likes of Brooks Koepka, Justin Thomas, Jordan Spieth, Gary Woodland, Phil Mickelson and...

 2019-10-13 10:45 

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Koreas set to clash in Pyongyang in much-anticipated World Cup qualifier...

In one of the most anticipated football matches of the year in Asia, South Korea and North Korea will square off in Pyon...

 2019-10-13 10:21 

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Biz sentiment worsens for Q4...

South Korean manufacturers' business sentiment for the fourth quarter of the year worsened due to external uncertainties...

 2019-10-13 09:50 

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Pentagon says up to 1,000 US troops to withdraw from northern Syria...

WASHINGTON (AFP) -- The Pentagon said Sunday President Donald Trump had ordered the withdrawal of up to 1,000 troops fro...

 2019-10-12 21:41 

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At least 26 dead after Typhoon Hagibis slams Japan...

TOKYO -- At least 26 people were killed by powerful Typhoon Hagibis, local media reported Sunday, a day after the feroci...

 2019-10-12 21:33 

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Russia will work with Saudi to stabilise oil market: Putin...

MOSCOW -- Russia will work with Saudi Arabia against any "attempt to destabilise" the oil market, President Vl...

 2019-10-12 20:18 

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S. Korean men's football team embarks on journey to N. Korea for World Cup qualifier...

The South Korean men's national football team on Sunday began its journey to North Korea for a key World Cup qualifying...

 2019-10-12 19:30 

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Justice minister to unveil detailed prosecution reform scheme...

Cheong Wa Dae, the government and ruling Democratic Party of Korea said on Sunday the Justice Ministry is to announce a...

 2019-10-12 18:58 

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[Graphic News] Tether becomes most used cryptocurrency in world...

What's the world's most widely used cryptocurrency? If you think it's Bitcoin, which accounts for abo...

 2019-10-12 18:43 

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[Feature] Evergreen Unit remembered for peacemaking operations in East Timor 20 years ago...

Two decades have passed since South Korean troops were dispatched to East Timor, officially known as Timor-Leste, on pea...

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