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North Korea releases video of missionary from South accused of spying – Reuters

ReutersSEOUL (Reuters) – A South Korean missionary held in North Korea said he had committed crimes against the state in a bid to establish an underground church, according to video footage provided by the North’s state news agency on Thursday. The South …Detained South Korean missionary in North Korea apologyBBC NewsSouth Korean Missionary ‘Confesses’ to […]

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South Korean Missionary ‘Confesses’ to Spying – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaA South Korean Christian missionary confessed Thursday to trying to overthrow the North Korean government at the behest of Seoul. Kim Jung Wook is at least the third Christian evangelist being detained by North Korea, which views unauthorized religious …SKorean Missionary Jailed in North Seeks MercyABC NewsWest is poisoning North Korea, says Kim […]

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North Korean ship enters South Korean waters, Seoul says – Fox News

Fox NewsSEOUL – South Korea said Tuesday a North Korean warship strayed into South Korean waters late Monday, in the first reported maritime incursion of 2014. South Korean Defense Ministry spokesman Kim Min-seok said a 420 metric-ton vessel made three …S. Korea’s Park seeks to reboot unification driveSin Chew Jit PohSouth Korea’s Park forms special […]

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US-South Korean war games loom over emotional family reunions of war … – Fox News

Fox NewsSEOUL, South Korea – A year ago, North Korea vowed nuclear attacks to retaliate for U.S.-South Korean war games. But the start Monday of this year’s joint military drills comes as Pyongyang allows wrenching reunions of elderly Koreans separated since the …Korean Family Reunions ContinueVoice of AmericaTwo Koreas hold 2nd round of family reunionXinhua(2nd […]

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SKorean roof collapse kills 10 at college meeting – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleGYEONGJU, South Korea (AP) — Emergency staff worked through the night in snow and sleet to pull survivors from the debris of an auditorium whose roof collapsed under the weight of snow, killing 10 recently enrolled freshmen of a South Korean university, …Roof Collapse at South Korean Resort Leaves 10 People Dead (2)BusinessweekRoof Collapse […]

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Suspected Egyptian militants raise stakes in insurgency – Reuters

ReutersCAIRO (Reuters) – The bombing of a tourist bus in Egypt by suspected Muslim militants marks a strategic shift to soft targets that could devastate an economy already reeling from political turmoil. The assailants, who killed two South Koreans and an Egyptian …Egypt: Suicide bomber caused deadly tourist bus blastUSA TODAYSinai attacks: Deadly bombing hits […]

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Slaying of South Korean tourists signals turn in Egypt’s Islamist insurgency – Washington Post

Washington PostCAIRO — An explosion ripped through a bus carrying South Korean tourists in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula on Sunday and killed three people, the deadliest attack on vacationers here in years, signaling a potential escalation in the fight by Islamist militants …Egypt Bus Blast in Sinai Peninsula Kills Korean TouristsBloombergTourist bus explosion in Egypt kills […]

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Samsung, Google Sign Long-Term Patent License Deal – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalSEOUL—Samsung Electronics Co. and Google Inc. have signed a long-term cross-licensing deal on technology patents that cover a broad range of areas, the South Korean company said Monday in a statement. Without going into specifics, Samsung said the …Google and Samsung sign global patent cross-license dealArs TechnicaGoogle, Samsung strike patent cross-licensing dealCNETGoogle, Samsung […]

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North Korea deports US tourist and Korean War vet – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Saturday deported an elderly U.S. tourist, apparently ending the saga of Merrill Newman’s return to the North six decades after he advised South Korean guerrillas still loathed by Pyongyang. North Korea made the …US: American Merrill Newman ‘in hand’ after he’s ‘deported’ from North KoreaCNNNorth Korea […]

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PSY’s Gangnam Style YouTube Most Watched Video, Passes Justin Bieber’s Baby

Wow! “Gangnam Style,” the hit South Korean rap song by PSY has surpassed Justin Bieber’s “Baby,” as the most watched video on YouTube. As of this writing, Gangnam Style has clocked in over 800 million views since it was uploaded to YouTube just on July 15th. Specifically, “Gangnam Style,” is at approximately 812,794,421 video views […]