Archive for December 1st, 2016

N Korea’s Secret Mass Graves Revealed In Satellite Imagery

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Daily Caller | 6:00 AM

A South Korean human rights group claims to have identified a large collection of mass graves inside the oppressive and reclusive North Korea. The Transnational Justice [...]
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Could Trade Transform N Korea?

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | News Week | 6:00 AM

North Korea is widely regarded as one of the key foreign policy challenges facing the incoming Trump administration – but what the new president will actually do about [...]
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[FULL SCRIPT] President Park’s speech on November 29

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Korea Times | 6:00 AM

he following is the President Park Geun-hye’s complete speech in her national address from Cheong Wa Dae on November 29. ED. Dear respected citizens, Once again, I [...]
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Making Sense of the Corruption Scandal Bringing Down Korea’s President

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | vice | 6:00 AM

On Tuesday, South Korean president Park Geun-hye announced that she was willing to resign her post – the latest development in an extraordinary corruption scandal that [...]
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Korea leader offers conditional resignation

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Park Geun-hye said Tuesday that she will resign – if parliament arranges the technical details – in her latest attempt to fend off [...]
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The Korean President’s Welcome Offer to Resign

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

If there was to be a leadership crisis on the Korean Peninsula, one might have expected it to unfold in the autocratic North, not democratic South Korea. As Koreans now [...]
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President Park’s exit may threaten THAAD

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s promise to host advanced American missile defense technology on its soil may fall apart following President Park Geun-hye’s de-facto resignation. In [...]
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Farewell comrade: N Korean despot Kim Jong-un visits Cuban embassy after Castro death

Farewell comrade: N Korean despot Kim Jong-un visits Cuban embassy after Castro death

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Express | 6:00 AM

NORTH Korean leader Kim Jong-un has visited the Cuban embassy in Pyongyang to sign a book of condolences for his late communist comrade Fidel Castro, who died on Friday [...]
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Park’s Allies Suggest She Resign Korean Presidency in April

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Embattled South Korean President Park Geun-hye may have bought some time in office after offering to resign on Tuesday over an influence-peddling scandal. A faction of her [...]
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Downfall of Korea’s ‘princess’ Park Geun-Hye

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Park Geun-Hye enjoyed rock-star popularity for most of her life as a conservative icon – until an influence-peddling scandal turned her into a [...]
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Nissan, BMW, Porsche face sales ban in S. Korea

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

South Korea is to ban sales of some cars made by Porsche, BMW and Nissan, and fine the companies over $5 million as a probe into emissions documentation widens. Seoul began [...]
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S. Korean opposition parties agree to impeach President Park

S. Korean opposition parties agree to impeach President Park

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

South Korea’s three main opposition parties agreed Wednesday to stick to their plans to impeach President Park Geun-hye, dismissing as a stalling tactic her offer to [...]
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How it works: Impeaching a Korean president

How it works: Impeaching a Korean president

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

South Korean lawmakers could vote this Friday on a bill to impeach President Park Geun-hye. She has been accused by state prosecutors of colluding in the criminal activities [...]
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Korea protests are peaceful, democratic, US State Department says

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

Five weeks of large-scale protests in South Korea organised by citizens requesting the resignation of President Park Geun-hye have no bearing on the US-South Korea alliance, [...]
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Downfall of Korea’s ‘princess’ Park Geun-Hye

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

South Korean President Park Geun-Hye enjoyed rock-star popularity for most of her life as a conservative icon – until an influence-peddling scandal turned her into a [...]
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