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  1. Former South Korean First Lady to Visit North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    The wife of late South Korean president Kim Dae-jung will visit North Korea early next month, Kim's foundation said Monday. Lee plans to visit a children's hospital, a maternity home and a nursery in Pyongyang during the trip, according to officials from the Kim Dae-jung Peace Center.

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  2. Kim Dae-jung's Widow Agrees Schedule for N.Korea VisitRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    Lee Hee-ho, the widow of former President Kim Dae-jung, will visit North Korea for four days starting Aug. 5. Officials from the Kim Dae-jung Peace Center and the North's Asia-Pacific Peace Committee reached agreement on her schedule in a meeting at Kaesong in North Korea on Monday. Kim Sung-jae of the center made the announcement in Paju, Gyeonggi Province that afternoon.

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  3. Former South Korean First Lady to Visit North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Voice of America

    Lee Hee-ho, center, the wife of the late former South Korean President Kim Dae-jung, arrives at the Inter-Korean Transit Office from North Korea at the border village of Paju in the demilitarized zone, South Korea, Dec. 27, 2011. The wife of late South Korean president Kim Dae-jung will visit North Korea early next month, Kim's foundation said Monday.

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  4. Widow of ex-South Korean leader to visit North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    SEOUL, South Korea: The 92-year-old widow of late South Korean President Kim Dae-jung, who was a strong proponent of Korean reconciliation, will visit North Korea early next month, ex-aides to Kim said Monday. Lee Hee-ho's planned Aug. 5-8 trip comes amid continuing animosity between the rival Koreas following the recent opening of a U.N. office in Seoul tasked with monitoring what activists call the North's widespread abuse of its citizens' rights.

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  5. Former first lady Lee Hee-ho to visit N. Korea next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arirang TV

    South Korean delegates from a 'peace center' established by late President Kim Dae-jung, met with their North Korean counterparts on Monday, to discuss the much anticipated visit of former first lady Lee Hee-ho's visit to the North. After the meeting held in North-South border town of Kaesong, South Korean chief delegate Kim Sung-jae said that Lee will fly to Pyongyang on August 5th for her four-day trip, which will be mainly focused on providing aid to North Korean children.

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  6. Ex-first lady to visit N. Korea in early AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    The widow of former President Kim Dae-jung plans to visit North Korea in early August in a move expected to help improve the strained inter-Korean ties, aides to the late president said Monday. Lee Hee-ho, 93, who was the South's first lady during Kim's five-year tenure until 2003, plans to visit the communist country on Aug. 5-8, arriving via plane, according to officials from the Kim Dae-jung Peace Center.

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  7. Battle on Mt. SongakRead the original story

    Friday Jul 3 | Korean News

    Mt. Songak, located in the north of Kaesong City, the DPRK, is no more than 490 meters high above the sea level but is a strategic and tactical point as it sits near the Pyongyang-Seoul road and the road reaching to the central part of Korea. In the mountain, a unit of the Korean People's Security Forces repulsed a series of armed attacks made by the south Korean puppet army in Juche 38 .

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  8. Koreas to have talks on ex-first lady's NK visit next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Korea Herald

    Aides to late former President Kim Dae-jung said Friday they plan to make another trip to North Korea next week for discussions over an envisioned trip by the former leader's widow to the North. Lee Hee-ho, 93, who was the South's first lady during Kim's five-year tenure until 2003, is seeking to visit the communist nation as early as early July for humanitarian purposes.

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  9. North Korea ramping up efforts to prevent MERS outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Crofs Blogs

    North Korea said Thursday it has been ramping up its efforts to prevent a possible outbreak of the MERS virus there. The North's Korean Central News Agency said that the North has been beefing up its monitoring at checkpoints, such as those at airports, ports and its border, and checking those who came from places where the outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome has been reported.

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  10. Two Koreas meet over ex-first lady's proposed N.K. visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Korea Herald

    Aides to late President Kim Dae-jung visited North Korea on Tuesday for discussion on a proposed trip there by Kim's widow, according to the center that commemorates the former president. Lee Hee-ho, who was the South's first lady during Kim's five-year tenure till 2003, is seeking to visit the communist nation as early as next month for humanitarian purposes, a move that may help ease tension on the divided peninsula.

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  11. S. Korean civilian group to visit Kaesong to discuss former first lady's tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Arirang TV

    A South Korean civilian group will visit North Korea today to discuss the details of a planned trip there by Lee Hee-ho, the widow of former President Kim Dae-jung. Seoul's unification ministry says it has permitted five representatives from the Kim Dae-jung Peace Center to travel to the North Korean border city of Kaesong.

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  12. S. Korea OKs meeting with N. Korea over ex-first lady's visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Korea Herald

    South Korea has approved a civilian group's visit to North Korea this week for discussions on a planned trip there by the widow of former President Kim Dae-jung, an official at the Unification Ministry said Monday. Lee Hee-ho, who was the South's first lady during Kim's five-year tenure till 2003, is seeking to visit the communist nation as early as next month, a move that may help ease tension on the divided peninsula.

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  13. Kim Dae-jung's Widow to Visit N.Korea Next MonthRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Chosun Ilbo

    Lee Hee-ho, the widow of ex-President Kim Dae-jung, is likely to visit North Korea next month. Unification Ministry spokesman Lim Byung-chul told reporters that the Kim Dae-jung Peace Center on last week sought government approval for Lee's trip.

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  14. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcomes growing engagement of China, IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | DNA India

    In his address to the university, Ban said the year 2015 is a "key year" for efforts to establish the ASEAN Community. "I look forward to seeing regional economic integration, including free movement of goods, services, investment, skilled labour and a freer flow of capital," he said.

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  15. Widow of SKorea President Kim Dae-jung to visit North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Big News Network.com

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  16. 2 Koreas to meet in Kaesong to discuss ex-First Lady Lee's visit to PyongyangRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | English Dong-A

    JUNE 27, 2015 06:45. . South and North Korea will have contact in Kaesong on Tuesday to discuss a visit to Pyongyang in July by former First Lady Lee Hee-ho, the wife of the late former President Kim Dae-jung.

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  17. South Korea's former first lady to visit PyongyangRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Big News Network.com

    The widow of former South Korean president Kim Dae-jung is likely to visit North Korea next month and meet with leader Kim Jong-un, an official said on Friday. Lee Hee-ho, 89, the first lady while Kim Dae-jung served in office from 1998 to 2003, has been awaiting a response from North Korea for her cross-border trip, which could help alleviate tension on the Korean Peninsula, Yonhap News Agency reported.

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  18. Pope's encyclical, Korean War and abortion: LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Now that the pope has issued the latest encyclical dealing with the world crisis caused by climate change, it is time to put him in his place. Conservative talk-radio hosts and Republican candidates have been telling us for years that global warming is a myth put forth by liberals and not worthy of anyone's concern.

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  19. Orion submits bid for HomeplusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Korea Herald

    South Korean confectionery maker Orion Corp. said Thursday it has submitted a bid for Homeplus, the local unit of British retailer TESCO. " have submitted a preliminary bid for the Homeplus acquisition to the potential seller," the company said in a regulatory filing posted after the stock market closing.

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  20. N. Koreans in Middle East Told to Stay Put Over MERS FearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Big News Network.com

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