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Russel: THAAD Not Negotiable

Korea News September 24, 2016 at 05:28 0 comments

[International] : A U.S. State Department official has said the decision to deploy the Terminal High Altitude Area …[more…] …read more

Seoul Metro Unions to Strike Tuesday

Korea News September 23, 2016 at 10:21 0 comments

[Domestic] : The two major labor unions of Seoul Metro, which operates subway lines one to four in the capital …[more…] …read more

Time to Prepare for the Worst-Case Scenario

Korea News September 23, 2016 at 04:44 0 comments

U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter’s comments at the Hoover Institute on Monday clearly demonstrate the shift in Washington’s perception of the North Korean nuclear threat. Carter said the U.S. Forces Korea must be prepared to “fight tonight” not because they want to but because the “diplomatic pi… …read more

S. Korea's Exports to China Fall for 14th Straight Month

Korea News September 23, 2016 at 00:14 0 comments

[Economy] : South Korea’s exports to China fell for the 14th consecutive month in August.
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American Boy's Letter to Obama Goes Viral

Korea News September 22, 2016 at 23:07 0 comments

A letter from an American boy offering to take in a Syrian refugee has gone viral.
The letter from Alex, of Scarsdale, New York, was addressed to President Barack Obama and offered to take in Daqneesh, a boy who grabbed the world’s attention when a photo of him looking bloodied and dazed after an at… …read more

Gyeongju Rattled by Another 6 Aftershocks

Korea News September 22, 2016 at 00:24 0 comments

Six aftershocks rattled the historic city of Gyeongju on Wednesday ranging in magnitude from 2.1 to 3.5. The area has suffered a total of 412 aftershocks since the 5.8-magnitude earthquake 10 days ago.City officials said no damage or casualties were reported, but the city government was inundated wi… …read more

White House Official Negative about S. Korea's Nuclear Armament

Korea News September 22, 2016 at 00:06 0 comments

[International] : A senior White House official says South Korea’s nuclear armament as a deterrence against North Korea’s nuclear threat does not serve the interests of either Seoul or Washington.[more…] …read more

Killer Heels Come at a Cost

Korea News September 20, 2016 at 23:25 0 comments

High heels can come at a high cost to health as they strain muscles in the legs and put pressure on the feet where nature does not want them. The weight in high-heeled shoes is no longer evenly distributed across the sole but concentrated on the front of the foot. This causes feet to swell easily an… …read more

Over 100 Countries, Int'l Organizations Condemn N. Korea's Nuke Test

Korea News September 20, 2016 at 09:58 0 comments

[International] : More countries and international organizations are issuing statements condemning North Korea’s …[more…] …read more

4.5 Magnitude Aftershock Rattles Gyeongju Area

Korea News September 19, 2016 at 12:04 0 comments

[Politics] : A four-point-five magnitude aftershock rattled the Gyeongju area on Monday evening.

The …[more…] …read more