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World War II, Korea Veterans Take Honor Flight to Remember

07-May-2015 Intellasia | Nbcconnecticut | 6:00 AM

Of the 16 million Americans who served in World War II, just about 800,000 remain today. The Department of Veterans Affairs estimates that 500 more pass away each day. That [...]
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Korea says to cooperate with Europe, US on Qualcomm probe

07-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s antitrust body said on Wednesday it would cooperate with counterparts in Europe and the United States as part of the regulator’s investigation into [...]
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S. Korea to stage military drill to defend Dokdo

07-May-2015 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Korea said Wednesday it will carry out a drill to deter trespassers on its easternmost islets of Dokdo later this month amid Japan’s renewed claims to the island. [...]
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Abe’s US Visit Puts Pressure on Korea

07-May-2015 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe’s visit to the United States last week was more than a meet-and-greet amongst allies. It was reaffirmation that Tokyo remains [...]
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Korea’s casinos court China’s ‘low rollers’

06-May-2015 Intellasia | Japan Times | 6:00 AM

The dealing rooms of Seoul’s foreigners-only casinos are echoing to the sound of Mandarin as operators target a new breed of ‘low-roller’ gamblers – [...]
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S. Korea, India to hold summit this month

06-May-2015 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Park Geun-hye and Indian prime minister Narendra Modi will hold talks later this month to discuss ways to boost bilateral ties, the presidential office [...]
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Korea set to demolish slum in the shadows of glitzy Gangnam

06-May-2015 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Close by the luxury high-rises of Seoul’s most expensive neighbourhood, 80-year-old Kim Ok-nyo burns charcoal to heat her two-room shack in Guryong, a shantytown of [...]
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N Korea Officially Shuts Down Speculation Of A Kim Jong Un Trip To Moscow

06-May-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

North Korea announced Monday that the head of its parliament will attend this month’s Victory Day celebration in Moscow, squelching speculation that supreme leader Kim [...]
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Korea urges N Korea to release NYU student and Tenafly resident

06-May-2015 Intellasia | Northjersey | 6:00 AM

In Korean community centers, groceries and media offices, people were asking about the young man from Tenafly who was arrested in North Korea and how he ended up in such a [...]
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Where Koreans Stand Between China and the United States

06-May-2015 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

On April 20, the Asan Institute for Policy Studies in Seoul released its latest report on South Korean public views on the United States. Overall, the numbers track fairly [...]
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S. Korean, US nuclear envoys discuss ‘exploratory talks’ with N. Korea

06-May-2015 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s chief nuclear envoy met with his US counterpart Monday for talks expected to focus on discussing how to restart long-stalled negotiations aimed at ending [...]
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S. Korea, US to discuss how to hold ‘exploratory talks’ with N. Korea: envoy

06-May-2015 Intellasia | Global Post | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s chief nuclear envoy said Monday he will focus on discussing how to restart long-stalled denuclearisation talks with North Korea when he meets with his US [...]
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Ominous warning from N Korean side of the DMZ

06-May-2015 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

A barren road takes us to the heavily fortified border between North and South Korea. Most visitors see it from the South Korean side, however we’re on the North Korean [...]
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US student held in N Korea tells CNN: ‘I wanted to be arrested’

06-May-2015 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Won-moon Joo, 21, smiled and seemed relaxed as he walked into a conference room at the Koryo Hotel in Pyongyang. Our North Korean government minders informed us Monday night [...]
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Korea’s Park says Japan’s PM Abe missed chance to boost Seoul-Tokyo ties during US trip

06-May-2015 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Park Geun Hye said Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe missed an opportunity to improve ties between their countries by not apologising for [...]
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