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  1. CPRK Secretariat Issues Open QuestionnaireRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2013 | Korean News

    The Secretariat of the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of Korea released a following questionnaire Wednesday one year since Park Geun Hye became "president" through fraud-marred election.

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  2. Pyongyang calls on Seoul to choose between confrontation or trustRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2013 | Arirang TV

    ... It also criticized President Park's inter-Korean policy, saying it does not differ from the former Lee Myung-bak administration's hard-line North Korea policy. President Park's so-called "trust-building" policy aims to thaw relations with Pyongyang ...

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  3. Archive discloses Christmas cards received by former presidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2013 | Korea Herald

    ... Clockwise from top left are Christmas cards received by former Presidents Park Chung-hee, Roh Moo-hyun and Lee Myung-bak. (The National Archives) The National Archives of Korea on Monday disclosed Christmas cards received by former presidents ...

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  4. South Korea: Class-action Suit Against Key Players of Election ManipulationRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2013 | Global Voices Online

    ... against those who are allegedly responsible for the election manipulation scandal . Han accused ex-President Lee Myung-bak , former head of the NIS (National Intelligence Service), ex-Commissioner of the Seoul Metropolitan Police and spy agents of ...

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  5. Ex-lawmaker protests against - illegal electioneering' of former presidentRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2013 | Korea Herald

    Former opposition lawmaker Chung Bong-ju held a demonstration outside former President Lee Myung-bak's office in Gangnam, Seoul, Friday, to protest against Lee's alleged involvement in last year's presidential election.

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  6. Ex-President Lee's aide denies boss' alleged role in election smear campaignRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2013 | Korea Herald

    Former President Lee Myung-bak did not play any role in the alleged Internet smear campaign by state agencies during last year's presidential election, his ex-press secretary said Friday, rejecting long-standing accusations made against the previous head of state.

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  7. The almanacRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2013 | UPI

    ... Hall of Fame member Al Kaline in 1934 (age 79); folk singer Phil Ochs in 1940; former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak in 1941 (age 72); British rock musician Alvin Lee in 1944; bluegrass musician John McEuen in 1945 (68); actors Tim Reid in ...

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  8. SEOUL: Pyongyang's firm security postureRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2013 | Asia News Network

    ... standing secretariat of the National Security Council, which was abolished in 2008 as part of her predecessor Lee Myung-bak's administrative overhaul. The NSC, which remains a presidential advisory body, should also be given more substantial ...

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  9. Former KT chief summoned over alleged graftRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2013 | Korea Herald

    ... nflating salary figures paid to the firm's executives, prosecutors said. Lee, a close aide to former President Lee Myung-bak, took the helm of the mobile carrier in 2009. He also served as a telecommunications minister in 1995. (Yonhap News)

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  10. [Editorial] Firm security postureRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2013 | Korea Herald

    ... standing secretariat of the National Security Council, which was abolished in 2008 as part of her predecessor Lee Myung-bak's administrative overhaul. The NSC, which remains a presidential advisory body, should also be given more substantial ...

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  11. Former KT chief faces summons over alleged graftRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2013 | Korea Herald

    ... s residences of several executives and Lee as part of the investigation. Lee, a close aide to former President Lee Myung-bak, took the helm of the mobile carrier in 2009. He also served as a telecommunication minister in 1995. (Yonhap News)

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  12. Seoul Protests Mention of Disputed Islands in Tokyo's New Security StrategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2013 | Voice of America

    ... between the two nations have been lukewarm at best since August 2012, when then-South Korean President Lee Myung-bak visited the disputed islands. Koreans also still harbor bitter resentment of Japanese colonial rule from 1910 to 1945. At the end of ...

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  13. Park seeks security office boost as N.K....Read the original story

    Dec 17, 2013 | Korea Herald

    ... directive on Monday, government officials are discussing how to organize the secretariat, which the former Lee Myung-bak administration abolished amid an administrative overhaul six years ago. The recent execution of Jang Song-thaek, the uncle of ...

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  14. President Park calls on related ministries to fully prepare for any contingenciesRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2013 | Arirang TV

    ... control tower of security-related issues during the Roh Moo-hyun administration, but was abolished during the Lee Myung-bak administration. She also asked her top government officials to fully prepare for any contingencies and provide assurance to ...

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  15. The worldview of North Korean propagandaRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2013 | The Washington Post

    The scribes at North Korea's official state news agency have long elevated hyperbole into an art form, but even by their high standards, this week's pronouncement was something special.

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  16. 'Thrice-Cursed Acts of Treachery'? Parsing North Korea's Report on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2013 | The Atlantic

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, flanked by his uncle, Jang Song Thaek, leaves a military parade to mark the birth anniversary of his father, Kim Jong Il, in Pyongyang, on February 16, 2012.

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  17. North Korea's way with extreme insultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2013 | Newsday

    ... the Chinese reactionaries", used by Mao. In 2012, KCNA captioned a gross cartoon of South Korean President Lee Myung-Bak in the following gruesome terms: "The dirty hairy body of rat-like Myung-bak is being stabbed with bayonets. One is right in his ...

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  18. The government's new nestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2013 | Korea Herald

    ... "capital," ruling that Seoul is the only capital according to the constitution. Former President Lee Myung-bak, elected in 2007, tried to overturn the Sejong City development plan in 2009, but the National Assembly saved the plan in 2010 in a vote. ...

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  19. [Editorial] Who's responsible?Read the original story

    Dec 13, 2013 | Korea Herald

    ... during the 2008-12 period. Much of the new borrowing was used to finance the subsidized housing projects the Lee Myung-bak administration launched to endear itself to the electorate. Korea Electric Power Corp., whose debt increased by 56 trillion ...

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  20. Japan agrees to expand currency swap deals with Indonesia, PhilippinesRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2013 | Xinhuanet

    ... reducing to 13 billion dollars a year later amid worsening bilateral relations following the former President Lee Myung-bak's visit to Dokdo islets. Full story

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