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  1. Arthur Cyr: Tense Korea border heats upRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    South Korea and the United States on Aug. 22 began regular annual joint military exercises, including operations near the North Korea border. The communist dictatorship has responded with characteristically bellicose threats.

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  2. South Korea developing submarine-launched mobile minesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | UPI

    In response to the increased provocations, the South Korean military is developing and testing a submarine-launched mobile mine to detect and destroy incoming North Korean submarines, South Korean television network MBC reported. When a signal of the departure of North Korea submarines or naval vessels is received, the object is targeted.

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  3. Japan condemns North Korea submarine missile; test shows advancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Japan Times

    A ballistic missile North Korea fired from a submarine on Wednesday morning flew 500 km over the Sea of Japan and raised concerns over progress in Pyongyang's missile technologies after a failed test-firing last month. The missile fell into the sea inside Japan's air defense identification zone.

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  4. [Editorial] Heed warningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Korea Herald

    North Korea poses a constant security threat to South Korea, yet recent developments call on us -- government and public alike -- to take extra caution against possible provocations from the rogue regime. Tension had already been running high on the Korean Peninsula since the UN imposed the harshest-ever sanctions on the North over its nuclear and missile provocations early this year.

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  5. The Energy - Bomb' Giving a South Korean Mother NightmaresRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 20 | The Washington Post

    It's not the searing heat sweeping across South Korea that's keeping Park Hana awake at night, but the cost of electricity she's using to keep cool. The 31-year-old says she dreads receiving "poktan" utility receipts at her 83-square-meter home in Gyeonggi province, using the local word for bomb, as the air conditioner roars to shield her toddler from one of the worst heat waves in the North Asian nation.

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  6. The Energy - Bomb' Giving a South Korean Mother NightmaresRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | The Washington Post

    It's not the searing heat sweeping across South Korea that's keeping Park Hana awake at night, but the cost of electricity she's using to keep cool. The 31-year-old says she dreads receiving "poktan" utility receipts at her 83-square-meter home in Gyeonggi province, using the local word for bomb, as the air conditioner roars to shield her toddler from one of the worst heat waves in the North Asian nation.

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  7. The Power - Bomb' That's Giving a South Korean Mother NightmaresRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 17 | The Washington Post

    It's not the searing heat sweeping across South Korea that's keeping Park Hana awake at night, but the cost of electricity she's using to keep cool. The 31-year-old says she dreads receiving "poktan" utility receipts at her 83-square-meter home in Gyeonggi province, using the local word for bomb, as the air conditioner roars to shield her toddler from one of the worst heat waves in the North Asian nation.

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  8. Some South Korean Households Are Paying More for Power Than Factories 25 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Bloomberg

    It's not the searing heat sweeping across South Korea that's keeping Park Hana awake at night, but the cost of electricity she's using to keep cool. The 31-year-old says she dreads receiving "poktan" utility receipts at her 83-square-meter home in Gyeonggi province, using the local word for bomb, as the air conditioner roars to shield her toddler from one of the worst heat waves in the North Asian nation.

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  9. China's intent behind hampering adoption of UNSC sanctions against N. KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | English Dong-A

    China's intent behind hampering adoption of UNSC sanctions against N. Korea. August.

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  10. S.Korean Officials Fall for N.Korean Phishing ScamRead the original story

    Monday Aug 1 | Chosun Ilbo

    North Korean hackers stole the e-mail passwords of 56 officials in the South Korean foreign, unification and defense ministries as well as staffers of defense companies, prosecutors here said Monday. Yang Seok-jo at the Supreme Prosecutors' Office said further investigation is needed since the officials exchanged work-related messages via the hacked email accounts.

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  11. Here's how Iran could actually make good on the threat to close the Strait of HormuzRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Iran's talking tough again, threatening to close the Strait of Hormuz in the event of an attack. This is not the first time such threats have been made.

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  12. Korea Marine Corps conducts live-fire drill along tense sea borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Korea Herald

    South Korea's Marine Corps said Thursday it conducted a live-fire drill near the tense maritime border with North Korea to cope with possible military provocations. The exercise was carried out by the Northwest Island Defense Command and involved the K-9 self-propelled artillery, Spike missiles and rocket-mounted Cobra helicopters near Baengnyeong Island, South Korea's northernmost island, and Yeongpyeong Island in preparation for a surprise attack from the North, the Marine Corps said in a statement.

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  13. Farmer to be charged for enslaving disabled manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | Korea Herald

    Police said Sunday they plan to file charges against a farmer who is accused of enslaving a man with intellectual disabilities for 19 years at his cattle shed. The farmer, identified as Kim, is suspected of holding the 47-year-old man identified as Goh at his farm in Ochang, North Chungcheong Province, forcing him to work without pay and abusing him.

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  14. Shilla Stay Launches New Property In CheonanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | Hospitality Net

    As part of its ongoing expansion, Shilla Stay today announced the opening of a new property in Cheonan, South Korea. Shilla Stay Cheonan comprises 309 rooms available in three categories, from a comfortable Standard Room to a luxurious Deluxe Room and an expansive Grand Room.

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  15. Obama extends executive orders imposing sanctions on N. KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Korea Herald

    U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday extended executive orders imposing sanctions on North Korea, saying the communist nation poses an "unusual and extraordinary threat" to the U.S. Obama notified Congress of the continuation of North Korea's designation as a "national emergency," which serves as the basis for a series of executive orders calling for sanctions on Pyongyang for provocations, such as its fourth nuclear test in January. By law, such national emergencies should be extended every year.

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  16. Notice -- Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The White House

    On June 26, 2008, by Executive Order 13466, the President declared a national emergency with respect to North Korea pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers Act to deal with the unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security and foreign policy of the United States constituted by the existence and risk of proliferation of weapons-usable fissile material on the Korean Peninsula. The President also found that it was necessary to maintain certain restrictions with respect to North Korea that would otherwise have been lifted pursuant to Proclamation 8271 of June 26, 2008, which terminated the exercise of authorities under the Trading With the Enemy Act with respect to North Korea.

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  17. Guide to world sports bodies judging Russia's doping caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    The official emblem of the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 is seen during its unveiling ceremony in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, June 16, 2016. The U-20 World Cup will be played in Cheonan, Daejeon, Incheon, Jeju, Je... .

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  18. [Editorial] Border islandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Korea Herald

    The number of fishing boats and patrol boats from North Korea has recently surged around the Northern Limit Line. The situation has coincided with the South Korean Navy's three-day maritime exercise in the West Sea this week.

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  19. Asia's Emerging Security Network Counters ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Townhall

    On June 4, in a speech given at Singapore's annual Asia Security Summit, U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter proposed Asian and Pacific nations increase defense cooperation. Ashton suggested nations with common security interests should expand on an already existing "security network" that has emerged over the last 25 years.

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  20. Minju Party floor leader's opposition to THAADRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | English Dong-A

    Minju Party floor leader's opposition to THAAD. June. 08, 2016 07:23. by i i e...* [email protected]

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