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N. Korea yet to develop ‘EMP’ bombs: S. Korea

29-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

North Korea appears to have not yet developed electromagnetic pulse (EMP) bombs despite its push to secure related technology, South Korea’s defense ministry said [...]
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Lancaster sailor awarded medal by Korea

29-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Lan Caster Eagle Gazette | 6:00 AM

A Korean War US Navy veteran from Lancaster was recently awarded the South Korean Ambassador of Peace Medal during a ceremony in Dayton. The medal is one the South Korean [...]
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In Ferry Deaths, a Korean Tycoon’s Downfall

29-Jul-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

After all the lavish galas in his honor at landmarks like the Louvre and Versailles, the tens of thousands of devotees following his religious teachings for decades, the [...]
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N Korea defies UN censure to fire missile

29-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un guided the military’s latest rocket-firing drill, state media says, confirming the missile launch which was conducted in defiance of UN [...]
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Hamas negotiating secret arms deal with N Korea to replenish missile stocks

29-Jul-2014 Intellasia | National Post | 6:00 AM

Hamas is attempting to negotiate a new arms deal with North Korea for missiles and communications commitment that will allow it to maintain its offensive against Israel, [...]
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N Korea fires short-range missile into sea

29-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Nwherald | 6:00 AM

North Korea fired a short-range ballistic missile into waters off its east coast on Saturday, a South Korean defense official said, adding to its unusually high number of [...]
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‘N. Korea should drop nuke activities’

29-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Yonhap | 6:00 AM

North Korea should end its nuclear activities and provocative acts if it hopes to see the resumption of long-stalled talks aimed at convincing Pyongyang to give up its [...]
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No show for N Korean defector artist in China

29-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An art exhibition in China by a North Korean defector has been cancelled, gallery staff said Monday, with reports saying the show had been dismantled on official orders. Sun [...]
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Towering worry: Small holes cause big jitters

29-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

For the developers of the world’s sixth tallest building near Seoul, a mysteriously shrinking lake and the appearance of small sinkholes in residential neighbourhoods [...]
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US, Russia bicker over US antimissile plans for Korea

US, Russia bicker over US antimissile plans for Korea

28-Jul-2014 Intellasia | RT | 7:32 AM

Washingtonhas brushed asideMoscow’s concerns that US plans to deploy a missile defense battery inSouth Koreawould have an impact on regional stability, saying the [...]
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S. Korea police arrest son of sunken ferry owner

S. Korea police arrest son of sunken ferry owner

28-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 7:14 AM

South Korean police arrested Friday the fugitive son of a business tycoon who owned the Sewol ferry which sank in April with the loss of around 300 lives, officials said. Yoo [...]
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Japan FM to visit Vietnam to boost tie-ups in maritime security

28-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Globalpost | 6:00 AM

Foreign minister Fumio Kishida said Friday he will visit Vietnam from July 31 to August 2 to boost cooperation in maritime security and other issues of mutual interest. In an [...]
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Japan shifting investments from China to Asean

28-Jul-2014 Intellasia | DW | 6:00 AM

Japanese companies are shifting their investments away from China and increasingly setting their sights on the Asean region as a result of growing tensions between the two [...]
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Slower Japan Inflation Highlights BOJ’s Reflation Task: Economy

28-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Japan’s inflation slowed in June, highlighting the task Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda faces in reaching the bank’s target. Consumer prices excluding [...]
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In China meat scandal, McDonald’s Japan switches to Thai chicken, no nuggets in HK

28-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

McDonald’s Corp has suspended sales of chicken nuggets and other items in Hong Kong after it said it imported products from Shanghai Husi Food, the US-owned Chinese [...]
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