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  1. Politicians gather at 5th memorial service for former presidentRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | English Dong-A

    ... red flowers from Kim Jong Il in the past, drawing attention from visitors. Former Presidents Kim Young-sam and Lee Myung-bak did not send condolences flowers. The 5th memorial service for the late former President Kim Dae-jung took place at the ...

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  2. Differentiation strategies of Park Geun-hye and Hillary ClintonRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2014 | English Dong-A

    ... expressed official objection to the revision of the 'Sejong administrative city plan, which then President Lee Myung-bak was pushing for through Prime Minister Chung Un-chan. At "dialogue with the people" televised on November 27 that year, Lee made ...

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  3. Pres. Park must present specific `action plans` to bear fruitRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | English Dong-A

    ... or smaller routes. After inter-Korean relations were switched to a hardline stance towards Pyongyang by the Lee Myung-bak administration following the sinking of the Cheonan naval corvette and artillery shelling on Yeonpyeong Island by the North, ...

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  4. [Editorial] Intelligence pathologiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Korea Herald

    ... The misplaced judgment augmented the uncompromising stance of the previous administration under President Lee Myung-bak on inter-Korean matters. NIS officials have downplayed the report largely as "a subjective interpretation," insisting there is no ...

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  5. Military to Approve 112-Story Tower Near Seoul AirportRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Chosun Ilbo

    ... are now said to have changed their attitude and are reviewing new ideas reportedly to respect President Lee Myung-bak's suggestions. A government source on Sunday said, "Military authorities are considering new options since President Lee recently ...

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  6. S Korea slams Japan's 'ludicrous' island claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... 1910-45 rule over the Korean peninsula. The row over the islands intensified after then South Korean President Lee Myung-bak made a surprise visit there in 2012.

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  7. Japanese mooks become barometer of Korean Wave popularityRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2014 | English Dong-A

    ... K-pop stars. But these mooks lasted for just up to a year. Korea-Japan relations soured since former President Lee Myung-bak visited Dokdo islets in 2012. Affected, Dokimeki has since been releasing mooks on Bae only. Professor Izumi said, "One of ...

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  8. [Editorial] $5.54m toys?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Korea Herald

    If former President Lee Myung-bak had made good on his promise, robotic fish would be swimming along with carp and other freshwater fish and carrying out the task of monitoring water quality in the nation's four major rivers.

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  9. Should S'gor be used as a 'stepping stone' to Putrajaya?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Malaysia Chronicle

    Selangor Menteri Besar Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim recently questioned the intention of Pakatan Rakyat to use the state as a stepping stone to Putrajaya.

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  10. Ruling party wins July 30 by-electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Arirang TV

    ... a former journalist came out the winner against his ruling party rival and chief of staff to former president Lee Myung-bak Yim Tae-hee, with a difference of over 5-thousand votes. The ruling party swept the other three capital area districts, ...

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  11. Voters take to polling stations for by-electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Korea Herald

    ... Province Gov. Kim Du-kwan. The Saenuri Party's roster also includes bigwigs such as former President Lee Myung-bak's chief of staff Yim Tae-hee, running for Suwon-D. The constituency was previously held by the NPAD's Kim Jin-pyo, who ran for ...

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  12. Abe's flawed contingency planRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | The Japan Times

    ... 23, 2010, the North Korean military fired on the South Korean island of Yeonpyeong. South Korean President Lee Myung-bak countered by conducting a large-scale maritime firing exercise near the island, which in turn prompted the North to line up ...

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  13. Five bigwigs attempt to make historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Korea Herald

    ... Suwon-D district out from under the opposition. Yim is the former presidential chief of staff of President Lee Myung-bak. He also served as the Labor Minister in the administration and ran for president in the Saenuri Party's in-house elections ...

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  14. Keeping Combined Forces Command in Seoul Makes SenseRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Chosun Ilbo

    ... dismantled when the U.S. returns full operational control of the South Korean military back to Seoul. But the Lee Myung-bak administration, which followed, postponed the timing of the handover, and the incumbent Park Geun-hye administration is in ...

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  15. [Editorial] Autonomous schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Korea Herald

    ... Yonsei and Korea universities something for which they should be lauded, not penalized? In 2009, President Lee Myung-bak's administration decided to launch self-governing and self-financing private high schools. It promised to allow them to tailor ...

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  16. Summertime blues for ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | Korea Herald

    ... o go abroad for vacation, or to play golf, which is regarded as a luxury sport here. Past presidents including Lee Myung-bak and Roh Moo-hyun often spent their vacation with their families at military resort facilities. The most

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  17. Princess' and - bossman' in decadelo...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | Korea Herald

    ... in the Grand National Party's candidate nominations for the general elections, due to the rivalry with the pro-Lee Myung-bak faction. Far from giving up, Kim responded by forming an alliance of independent pro-Park candidates, leading to the ...

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  18. [Hwang Jang-jin] More respect for nonhumansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Korea Herald

    ... made it a symbol of the harm done by the controversial Four Rivers Restoration Project led by former President Lee Myung-bak. The nation's most ambitious hydrological engineering project was completed in 2012 with the aim of cleaning up rivers, ...

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  19. Ministry to probe moss animals in major ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Korea Herald

    ... are trying to tarnish the image of the refurbishment project led by the administration of former President Lee Myung-bak. Oh Se-ho, a director of the state-run K-water, said it was necessary for the media to refrain from fostering concern among the ...

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  20. Korea freezes 2015 budget for Dokdo prom...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Korea Herald

    ... et was first set aside with some 250 million won. It rose to 42.4 billion won in 2013 following then-President Lee Myung-bak's unprecedented visit to Dokdo in 2012. (Yonhap)

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