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US and South Korea reach agreement on cost sharing for American troops

Added: 08.03.2021 0:16 | 6 views | 0 comments

Washington and Seoul have agreed to a cost-sharing agreement for US forces based in South Korea, a US State Department spokesperson confirmed to CNN on Sunday.


Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong handed prison sentence over bribery scandal

Added: 06.03.2021 18:30 | 6 views | 0 comments

Lee will now serve two and a half years in prison for his involvement in a bribery scandal involving then South Korean president Park Geun-hye.


Death of South Korea's first transgender soldier spurs calls for change

Added: 04.03.2021 10:10 | 34 views | 0 comments

Byun Hui-su was discharged last year for undergoing gender reassignment surgery.

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South Korea's first transgender soldier found dead

Added: 03.03.2021 13:45 | 18 views | 0 comments

Byun Hee-soo had been dismissed by the military for undergoing gender reassignment surgery.

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S. Korean president says ready to talk with Japan amid frayed ties

Added: 03.03.2021 7:16 | 24 views | 0 comments

SEOUL, March 1 (Xinhua) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday that his government is ready to talk with Japan amid the prolongation of the frayed ties between Seoul and Tokyo over historical and trade issues. "Our government is ready to sit down and have talks with the Japanese government at any time," Moon said in his nationally televised...

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North Korea enslaved South Korean prisoners of war in coal mines

Added: 02.03.2021 20:19 | 15 views | 0 comments

A report describes how prisoners of war are used as slave labour to generate money for the regime.

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Hyunjin: K-pop star suspended for school bullying sparks debate

Added: 01.03.2021 5:16 | 15 views | 0 comments

The singer of South Korean boy band Stray Kids is accused of being verbally abusive while in middle school.

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