Cheonan, South Korea Newswire (Page 3)

Cheonan, South Korea Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Korea confirms two additional FMD casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Korea Herald

    Two more cases of foot-and-mouth disease have been confirmed in South Korea, rekindling concerns that the animal disease could spread across the nation, the government said Thursday. Pigs at farms in Gongju and Cheonan in the central region of South Chungcheong Province tested positive for the highly contagious disease that affects cloven-hoofed animals, according to the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs.

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  2. Seoul Mulls Naval Blockade of N.KoreaRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2016 | Chosun Ilbo

    Seoul is mulling denying entry to its ports to all ships from third countries sailing to and from North Korea, an official here said Monday. Seoul is imposing independent sanctions against North Korea in the wake of its recent nuclear test and rocket launch that also include the closure of the joint Korean Kaesong Industrial Complex and halt of humanitarian aid.

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  3. Critical changes: why Kaesong complex cannot continue operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | English Dong-A

    Critical changes: why Kaesong complex cannot continue operations. February. 15, 2016 07:19.

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  4. Seoul shuts Kaesong, a symbol of synergy between two KoreasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Globe and Mail

    A South Korean security guard stands guard on an empty road which leads to the Kaesong Industrial Complex at the South's CIQ , just south of the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas. A South Korean security guard stands guard on an empty road which leads to the Kaesong Industrial Complex at the South's CIQ , just south of the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas.

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  5. NK nuclear issue indefinitely postpones joint Manwoldae excavationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | English Dong-A

    NK nuclear issue indefinitely postpones joint Manwoldae excavation. February. 04, 2016 07:18.

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  6. thyssenkrupp invests into innovative technologies in KoreaRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    With ~70 percent of Korea's population residing in urban areas, the pressure on Korea's urban infrastructure, and consequently on energy demand, has been growing each year, calling for innovative industry-wide and sustainable solutions. During a visit to Korea, Dr. Heinrich Hiesinger, CEO thyssenkrupp AG, shared his experience in transforming thyssenkrupp that has been ranked amongst the "50 Smartest Companies 2015" based on its latest innovations.

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  7. Thyssenkrupp eyes Korea as hub of urban mobility innovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Korea Herald

    CHEONAN, South Chungcheong Province - Thyssenkrupp, a leading German diversified industrial group, is looking to combine its engineering expertise with South Korean innovation to better address expanding urban infrastructural and mobility needs. As a global industrial group adapting to digitalization and fast-paced urbanization, Thyssenkrupp views Korea as an important player with which it can build new technologies and foresee future developments, according to Heinrich Hiesinger, chief executive of Thyssenkrupp AG.

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  8. PM urges officials to tighten airport securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | Korea Herald

    Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn called on officials Saturday to strengthen security at South Korea's main airport, describing a recent series of security breaches as a crisis. "Everything will be lost if security is compromised," Hwang said in a rare visit to Incheon International Airport, west of Seoul.

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  9. Pair Who Sneaked Through Airport Security 'Looking for Work'Read the original story

    Jan 26, 2016 | Chosun Ilbo

    A Chinese couple who sneaked through security at Incheon International Airport last Thursday came to Korea looking for work, investigators said Tuesday. Immigration officials on Tuesday said the pair, a man and a woman, are husband and wife and paid a broker 120,000 yuan for jobs in Korea.

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  10. 2 Chinese Sneak Through Security at Incheon AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | Chosun Ilbo

    Two Chinese transfer travelers who sneaked through security at Incheon International Airport last Thursday have been caught in Cheonan, South Chungcheong Province on Monday. The security breach, which remained undetected for 24 hours, comes amid a heightened alert against terror attacks.

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  11. Korean man gets suspended sentence for rumors about sunken warshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | Korea Herald

    A Seoul court on Monday sentenced a man to eight months in prison for spreading rumors about the deadly sinking of a South Korean warship. Still, the Seoul Central District Court suspended the sentence for Shin Sang-chul for two years, meaning that he will not have to serve prison time if he stays out of trouble during that period.

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  12. Stop killer robots before it is too late, scientists tell Davos forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The world must act quickly to avert a future in which autonomous robots with artificial intelligence roam the battlefields killing humans, scientists and arms experts warned at an elite gathering in the Swiss Alps. A sentry robot freezes a hypothetical intruder by pointing its machine gun during a 2006 test in Cheonan, South Korea.

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  13. Robert Gates: North Korea close to acquiring SLBM technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | UPI

    A former U.S. defense secretary called Kim Jong Un "dangerous" and "stupid" while warning North Korea is perilously close to obtaining submarine-launched missile technology, or SLBM. "[They're] working on submarine-launched ballistic missiles and that capability.

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  14. Pyongyang will eventually succeed in SLBM developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Korea Herald

    Former U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates said Wednesday he believes North Korea will eventually succeed in developing submarine-launched ballistic missiles. "They're working on submarine-launched ballistic missiles and that capability.

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  15. Top N.K. official becomes point man on inter-Korean affairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | Korea Herald

    A top North Korean military official, thought to be behind the North's deadly attacks on South Korea in 2010, is sure to have replaced Kim Yang-gon, who died in a car accident in December, sources said Wednesday. Gen. Kim Yong-chol, 70, who leads the North's reconnaissance bureau, has been recently appointed as the party secretary handling inter-Korean affairs, also doubling as the head of the United Front Department at the ruling party, the sources said.

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  16. N.Korean Hardliner to Helm Office Dealing with S.KoreaRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2016 | Chosun Ilbo

    The elderly North Korean hardliner behind the sinking of a South Korean Navy corvette in 2010 has apparently been appointed to lead the Workers Party office dealing with cross-border affairs. The appointment of Kim Yong-chol , formerly head of the General Bureau of Reconnaissance, to helm the United Front Department, provides more fuel to speculation that military hardliners are gaining the upper hand in internal powers struggles.

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  17. Kim Yong Chol reportedly named as N.K.'s United Front Department chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | English Dong-A

    Kim Yong Chol reportedly named as N.K.'s United Front Department chief . JANUARY 19, 2016 07:31.

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  18. Top North Korean general seen as new point man on South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | Korea Herald

    A top North Korean military official, thought to be behind the North's deadly attacks on South Korea in 2010, is believed to have been tapped as a party secretary handling inter-Korean affairs, parliamentary sources said Monday. Gen. Kim Yong-chol, who has been leading the North's reconnaissance bureau, is likely to replace Kim Yang-gon, who died in a car accident in late December, as the secretary in charge of affairs with South Korea at the Workers' Party, the sources said.

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  19. North Korea expands propaganda broadcasts: SeoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | The Echo

    If China cuts off all fuel supplies, however, there will be total mayhem in North Korea within a week, said Kim Kyoung-sool, a senior researcher at the state-funded Korea Energy Economics Institute. "We know they will continue doing it, so the real question is what will we do about it".

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  20. Seoul 'Hampered Its Own Ability to Spy on N.Korea'Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2016 | Chosun Ilbo

    Unification Minister Hyun In-taek on Tuesday admitted that the fiber optic cables South Korea provided have made it more difficult to spy on North Korea. Hyun was answering a question from a lawmaker at a session of the National Assembly's Foreign Affairs, Trade and Unification Committee.

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