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  1. S. Korea imposes travel ban on violence-ravaged LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    South Korea on Wednesday imposed a travel ban on Libya again as spiraling violence in the African country has raised security concerns.

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  2. S. Korea weighs travel ban on violence-ravaged LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    South Korea is considering imposing a travel ban on Libya again as spiraling violence in the African country has raised security concerns, the foreign ministry said Tuesday.

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  3. In South Korea, a hiking craze, complete with rice wineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Washington Post

    Hiking is as much about style as it is about sport in South Korea, where about 1 in 3 Koreans goes hiking more than once a month.

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  4. Korean Dating: A Case StudyRead the original story

    Sunday | Cape Cod Times

    In the crude currency of heterosexual male expats living in South Korea, having a Korean girlfriend is a sort of measure of success.

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  5. Odd parts of life in KoreaRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Star Online

    Though life here can be very convenient, foreigners may find quite a few awkward and absurd things in Korean society.

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  6. Tokyo rejects U.N. call to take blame for 'comfort women'Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Japan Times

    South Koreans gather in front of the Japanese Embassy in Seoul on Wednesday to protest Tokyo's position on the sexual slavery in engaged in before and during World War II during a meeting of top diplomats from the two countries.

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  7. Park meets with Masuzoe, urges Japan to solve 'comfort women' issueRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The Japan Times

    President Park Geun-hye told visiting Tokyo Gov. Yoichi Masuzoe on Friday that she wants the Japanese government to resolve the issue of the so-called comfort women, mainly Asians, who were forced to provide sex for Japanese troops before and during World War II.

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  8. SEOUL: S. Korean president, Tokyo gov talk to improve relationshipRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Asia News Network

    South Korean President Park Geun-hye called for efforts by Japan to resolve the so-called comfort women issue during talks with visiting Tokyo Gov. Yoichi Masuzoe at the Blue House on Friday.

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  9. Gontran Cherrier opens first Seoul bakeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Korea Herald

    Within four years, Paris-based baker Gontran Cherrier has grown a solitary bakery into an international, multi-location behemoth.

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  10. South Korea leader Park meets Tokyo governor amid diplomatic riftRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The Straits Times

    South Korean President Park Geun Hye held a rare meeting with a Japanese politician Friday as she received visiting Tokyo governor Yoichi Masuzoe despite a virtual freeze in diplomatic ties.

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  11. S Korea's president meets Tokyo governor in Seoul amid diplomatic riftRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | South China Morning Post

    South Korea's President Park Guen-hye met Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe at the Blue House in Seoul on Friday and Park lost wasted no time in raising the issue of wartime comfort women Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe shakes hands with South Korea's President Park Geun-hye at the presidential Blue House in Seoul on Friday.

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  12. A sona s first visit to Korea, his parentsa homelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Washington Post

    Think of the most put-together traveler you can imagine. James Bond with a tux and a passport, perhaps.

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  13. UN watchdog urges Japan to accept blame...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Suria

    The United Nations has called on Japan to accept full blame for pressing women from Korea and other Asian nations into sexual slavery during World War II.

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  14. Think tank urges Shinzo Abe to stay away from Yasukuni ShrineRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | South China Morning Post

    Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is led by a Shinto priest as he visits Yasukuni shrine in Tokyo in this December 26, 2013 photo.

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  15. Tropical Rainstorm Matmo to Impact Korea, JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | AccuWeather.com

    What was once Typhoon Matmo will continue to travel northeastward over the coming weekend, bringing continued heavy rain and occasional gusty winds to portions of Asia.

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  16. Mayfield opens business hotel in DongdaemunRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Korea Herald

    The Mayfield Hotel and Resort opened its first business hotel Mayplace in Dongdaemun, Seoul on Thursday.

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  17. UN agency presses Japan for apology and compensation for WWII sex slaveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Globe and Mail

    Former South Korean sex slaves to the Japanese Imperial Army during the Second World War and their supporters protest in front of the Japanese embassy in Seoul on April 15, 1998. 1 comment

  18. Pope Francis to meet with 20 young Asian leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | DFW Catholic

    Vatican City, Jul 23, 2014 / 08:22 am .- During his upcoming apostolic voyage to South Korea Pope Francis is slated to meet with 20 Asian youth during the 2014 Asia Youth Day, including Korean pop-star BoA.

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  19. North Korea unveils plans for underwater hotel in new 'tourist city'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Beaver Countian

    This article titled "North Korea unveils plans for underwater hotel in new 'tourist city'" was written by Hamish Macdonald for NK News, part of the North Korea network, for theguardian.com on Wednesday 23rd July 2014 04.00 UTC North Korean authorities have announced an ambitious development project for the east coast city of Wonsan that will ... (more) 1 comment

  20. SEOUL: Strange parts of Korean societyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Asia News Network

    Foreigners often find it very convenient to live in Korea. For example, they can easily find numerous coffee shops, convenience stores and ethnic restaurants in major cities.

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