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  1. Japan, Korea ministers try to mend tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... and other popular culture back into the country. A downturn started in 2012, when then-South Korean President Lee Myung-bak visited a cluster of Seoul-controlled islets also claimed by Japan. As public sentiment soured, ethnic Koreans in Japan, many ...

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  2. 50th anniversary of normalization of South Korea-Japan tiesRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2015 | English Dong-A

    ... the Murayama Statement. South Korea also played a part to worsen the diplomatic ties. Former President Lee Myung-bak has provoked Japan with remarks on the Emperor of Japan and visit to Dokdo, which is at the center of territorial dispute with ...

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  3. Not Friends yet, but Japan and South Korea Are TalkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | ABC News

    ... and other popular culture back into the country. A downturn started in 2012, when then-South Korean President Lee Myung-bak visited a cluster of Seoul-controlled islets also claimed by Japan. As public sentiment soured, ethnic Koreans in Japan, many ...

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  4. South Korea FM arrives in Japan for first visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... guards keep watch over the land. In an apparent bid to show that it belongs to South Korea, former leader Lee Myung-bak became the first president in office to visit the disputed island. Yun will attend a ceremony in Tokyo on Monday to mark the ...

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  5. Not friends yet: Japan, S. Korea mark 50-year treatyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | News Times

    South Korea's Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se, left, talks with Japan's Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida before their meeting at the foreign ministry's Iikura guest house in Tokyo Sunday, June 21, 2015. Photo: Issei Kato, AP South Korea's Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se, left, shakes hands with Japan's Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida before their meeting at the foreign ministry's Iikura guest house in Tokyo Sunday, June 21, 2015.

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  6. Anniversary of June 15 North-South Joint Declaration Observed by Bulgarian BodyRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | Korean News

    The Bulgaria-Korea Friendship Association released a special bulletin on June 10 on the occasion of the 15th anniversary of the June 15 North-South Joint Declaration. Supreme leader of the DPRK Kim Jong Il signed the declaration together with the then south Korean President Kim Dae Jung.

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  7. [Editorial] Consistent approachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Korea Herald

    ... may be adopted, it will still mark a setback from a pledge made by the previous administration under President Lee Myung-bak in 2009 to cut Korea's overall emissions by 30 percent from its BAU level by 2020. Under the most drastic scenario, Korea's ...

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  8. Stand of DPRK to Bring about Landmark Turn in Improving Inter-Korean Relations ClarifiedRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Korean News

    The DPRK government Monday released a statement to mark the 15th anniversary of the north-south summit, the first of its kind in the history of national division, and the publication of the June 15 joint declaration. Leader Kim Jong Il provided the Pyongyang summit and adopted the June 15 joint declaration true to the noble intention of President Kim Il Sung who dedicated all his life to the cause of national reunification.

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  9. 19-year-old N Korean soldier defects to SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    South Korean former President Lee Myung-bak uses high-powered, laster-infra red observation binoculars to look into the North Korean border area in the South Korean border county of Hwacheon. Photo: EPA A young North Korean soldier walked into South Korea yesterday in a rare defection through one of the world's most fortified frontiers, saying he deserted his camp because of habitual beating, military officials said.

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  10. Abe hoped to make bold decision in talks over comfort womenRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2015 | English Dong-A

    ... differences. As for the comfort women issue, Korea and Japan were close to reaching conclusion during the Lee Myung-bak administration. According to officials involved in the talks at the time, the two countries agreed that the Japanese government ...

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  11. A broader Asian strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | The Telegraph

    ... the need for closer ties. This was highlighted by the state visit of the then South Korean president, Lee Myung-Bak, to New Delhi in January 2010, when he was the chief guest at the Republic Day celebrations. During his stay, New Delhi and Seoul ...

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  12. [Editorial] 15 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Korea Herald

    ... of the Roh-Kim summit were short-lived, too, and the long chill started as a conservative government led by Lee Myung-bak took office in the South. Their cold war-like confrontation peaked when the North conducted a second nuclear test in 2009 and ...

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  13. TOKYO: As Japan-South Korea relations cool, antagonism limits diplomatic optionsRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2015 | Asia News Network

    Due to differences in views over issues related to historical perceptions and words or deeds of political leaders of both countries, a structure of mutual distrust between Japan and South Korea is taking hold. As a joint public opinion survey conducted recently by The Yomiuri Shimbun and The Hankook Ilbo shows, this is a critical situation for both sides.

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  14. South Korea's Park delays trip to U.S. over MERS outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... no reason to keep her at home," said Chun Yung-woo, who was national security adviser to Park's predecessor, Lee Myung-bak. "The president can't solve all the problems in this country. There are doctors here who will be much better at handling this ...

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  15. Second day of confirmation hearing for PM nominee focuses on nominee's previous legal casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Arirang TV

    ... dismissed allegations surrounding his involvement in a controversial special pardon during the former Lee Myung-bak administration in 2012, saying he merely shared his legal advice on the matter. Tuesday's afternoon session opened five hours behind ...

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  16. Washington, Seoul must prepare for a unified KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | The Heritage Foundation

    ... so. In fact, it is a quiet, burgeoning success story. And its burst of energy begins with former President Lee Myung-bak. In 2009, Lee visited Jakarta to unveil what he called the New Asia Initiative. The NAI seeks, in the words of South Korea's ...

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  17. Beijing-Seoul FTA is 'very big warning': MaRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | Asia News Network

    ... the Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement (ECFA) five years ago, prompting then-South Korean President Lee Myung-bak to call an emergency response meeting. Today, South Korean efforts have yielded a free-trade agreement with China, while Taiwan's ...

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  18. Beijing-Seoul FTA is 'very big warning': MaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | The China Post

    ... the Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement (ECFA) five years ago, prompting then-South Korean President Lee Myung-bak to call an emergency response meeting. Today, South Korean efforts have yielded a free-trade agreement with China, while Taiwan's ...

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  19. Saenuri chief mulls U.S. trip in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Korea Herald

    ... of South Korea, has also been rumored to be considering a run in the 2017 race. Former conservative President Lee Myung-bak visited Japan in November 2006, months before the 2007 presidential primaries in South Korea's conservative party. President ...

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  20. Arthur Cyr: US Senate's trade vote reflects long-term historyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... with Colombia, Panama and South Korea. Approval was timed to coincide with the visit of South Korean President Lee Myung-bak. The largest bilateral trade agreement in history ended tariffs on more than 90 percent of trade categories between the two ...

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