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Jeju port rises to territorial challenge
Jeju port rises to territorial challenge By Sung Chan Kim and Seok-ho Kang Seoul's announcement, 15 days after Beijing declared its own air defense identification zone , that it will expand South Korea's ADIZ suggests that the that country, the People's Republic of China , and Japan have reached an end to overt diplomatic maneuvers without a clear ... (more)
Wed Dec 18, 2013
The Free Press, Independent News Media
Love letter to friends on Jeju Island
Dear friends on Jeju Island : Sung Hee, Paco, Silver, Sister Stella, Dr Park and many others at Gangjeong Village, I lived in a gorgeous agricultural village in Bamiyan Province of Afghanistan for seven years and like yourselves on Jeju Island in South Korea, every morning, I woke up to a window scene of 'heaven'.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
The Las Vegas Sun
Strip Scribbles: 'Restaurant Express' winner Seonkyoung Longest opens Jayde Fuzion at M Resort
Adjusting to life in a new home in Mississippi in 2009, South Korean-born Seonkyoung Longest taught herself to cook by watching television and putting her own twist on recipes she learned.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Korean Airlines Submit Flight Plans to Beijing
Korean airlines have started supplying their flight schedules to China after Beijing announced a controversial new air defense identification zone last month.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Eastar Jet of South Korea grows international network
Eastar Jet's most recent addition to its network is Hong Kong. Daily flights from Seoul Incheon launched on 5 December but face significant competition from the likes of Asiana Airlines, Cathay Pacific Airways and Korean Air, who all operate multiple daily flights.
Japan and S.Korea conduct drills in China's Adiz -NHK World English
Japan and South Korea have conducted a joint search and rescue drill in a sea area where Japan's air defense identification zone overlaps China's.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
South Korea revises its air comfort zone
South Korea revises its air comfort zone By Sukjoon Yoon China's unexpected declaration of an air defense identification zone, the CADIZ, in the East China Sea on November 23 has caused substantial friction with its neighbors, Japan and South Korea, and with the United States.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
How North Korean Power Play Strengthens China In East Asia
The hand of an aggressive China extends all the way from the Korean peninsula to the South China Sea and around to the Indian Ocean The great drama of the ouster of the regent behind the throne of North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un appears as another manifestation of China's grand design.
What our dreams say about us
Filmmaker Zhang Lu speaks about his latest film 'The Scenery,' a unique documentary on the lives of migrant workers in Korea Filmmaker Zhang Lu poses for a photo during an interview with The Korea Herald in Seoul, Dec. 4. Filmmaker Zhang Lu's dreams often have scenery of Beijing and Seoul all mixed together, making it hard for him to recognize ... (more)
Mon Dec 09, 2013
'The Ghosts of Jeju' Screening in Charlottesville
The Ghosts of Jeju is a documentary that sheds light on the struggles faced by residents of Gangjeong Village on the South Korean island of Jeju.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
All the world's a stage for experimental performance art
Performance artists from around the world will bring a vibrant vibe to the artistic streets of Hongdae in Seoul and Seogwipo in Jeju during the 12th Korea Experimental Arts Festival this month.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
South China Morning Post
South Korea declares expanded air defence zone in disputed area
The Air Defense Identification Zone is airspace over land or water in which the ready identification, location, and control of civil aircraft over land or water is required in the interest of national security.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Biden: US to continue betting on Korea
Biden: US to continue betting on Korea . DECEMBER 07, 2013 07:20. . President Park Geun-hye held talks with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and discussed Korea's plan to expand its air defense identification zone to include the undersea reef islet of Ieo on Friday.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
S.Korea mulling expansion of air defense zone -NHK World English
South Korea's defense chief says the country is considering expanding its air defense identification zone to include its southern islands and an underwater rock.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
War Is A Crime
Berkeley City Council Supports South Koreans Resisting Navy Base for U.S. Ships on Jeju Island
On Jeju Island, an environmental jewel sixty miles south of the Korean Peninsula, a massive naval base is being built to house US warships, submarines and aircraft carriers, serving as a key forward base for the " US Pacific Pivot", and turning the region into a hair trigger for global confrontation.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The popular opera "La Boheme" is back on stage
Here in Koreas eastern province of Gangwon-do, construction is in full-swing on the Donghongcheon-Yangyang Expressway.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
S. Korean Regime Slammed for Acting against People's Will
Representatives of civic and public organizations of south Korea including the Confederation of Trade Unions, the Women's Solidarity and the Solidarity for Progress held a press conference in Seoul on Nov. 28 at which they denounced the puppet group for acting against the people's will.
Korea Delays Decision on Air Defense Zone
The government has postponed a decision to expand its Air Defense Identification Zone until after a visit to Korea by U.S. Vice President Joe Biden this week.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Why is China trying to bully its neighbors?
That appears to be the point of China's declaration of a vast "air defense identification zone," in which Beijing has essentially claimed the airspace around disputed islands administered by Japan.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
First discovery of Chinese documents marking Dokdo as Korean territory
A researcher here said Sunday that she found multiple documents published by China in the 1900s that describe South Korea's ownership of the easternmost islets of Dokdo, which are also claimed by Japan.