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  1. Obama Plans Meeting with South Korean LeadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | News Max

    Former President Barack Obama will meet informally on Monday with South Korean leaders while in that country to give a speech at an international forum, The Hill reported Sunday . Obama will meet with former President Lee Myung-bak and current President Moon Jae-in.

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  2. Obama to rendezvous with former President Lee Myung-bakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | Korea Herald

    Former US President Barack Obama will visit South Korea on Monday and meet with former President Lee Myung-bak at a hotel in Seoul. Former US President Barack Obama and former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak are seen in the photo taken in November 2009.

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  3. Bibimbap alludes to Korea-US unity in White House dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Korea Herald

    ... been a favored menu in South Korean presidents' official dinners with foreign counterparts. Former President Lee Myung-bak, when hosting the summit dinner during the 2012 Nuclear Security Summit in Seoul, chose to treat his guest with bibimbap ...

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  4. South Korea's new government wants to sign a peace treaty with North...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... news agency. The previous conservative governments of ousted president Park Geun-Hye and her predecessor Lee Myung-Bak shied away from referring to a peace treaty. Signing a peace treaty with the United States used to be the North's standing demand ...

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  5. Cooperation trumps restrictions for sustainable reform: Herald forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Korea Herald

    ... to execute the government's chaebol reform plans. Yoon Jeung-hyun, former finance minister during the Lee Myung-bak government, stressed the government should let the private sector lead reforms to create jobs, while supporting companies with ...

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  6. Cheong Wa Dae Briefed on Progress in Troop Control HandoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Chosun Ilbo

    ... original deadline for the handover was 2012, but that was postponed to late 2015 under conservative President Lee Myung-bak and indefinitely under President Park Geun-hye. In 2014, South Korea and the U.S. agreed to complete the handover only when ...

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  7. Tak Hyun-min accompanying the president to the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | English Dong-A

    ... when we call former President Chun Doo-hwan as a murderer or the animal abuse for calling former President Lee Myung-bak as a rat. That's what I saw on twitter this morning." He posted as such to take sides with Kim Yong-min, the host of podcast ...

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  8. South Korea's infrastructure boondoggle a boon for cyclistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | The Japan Times

    ... with widespread disdain a decade ago as an expensive attempt to appease public contempt over former President Lee Myung-bak's controversial Four Rivers Restoration Project. That massive $20 billion bridge-river, levee-dam and wetland development ...

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  9. Mobile carriers protest mobile bill cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Korea Herald

    ... fees has remained persistent in South Korea, with Moon's predecessors including former Presidents Lee Myung-bak and Park Geun-hye all having introduced their versions of measures to cut costs. The measures, however, usually became half-baked due to ...

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  10. Korean Slang For PlayStation, Xbox, And Nintendo FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Kotaku

    ... of the word "Tendo" is short for "Nintendo." The first part, "Myung," refers to former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak who, when the Nintendo DS was printing money, reportedly asked during a cabinet meeting, "Can't we make something like this?" ...

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  11. S. Korea scraps plants, signals shift from nuclear energyRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2017 | West Hawaii Today

    ... technology, an area once seen by some of its construction companies as a new cash cow. Former President Lee Myung-bak promoted nuclear energy as part of its clean energy strategy and helped local companies win billions dollars of deals to build a ...

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  12. Top 5 takeaways from S. Korean president's interview with Norah O'DonnellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | CBS News

    ... the same note, I believe that we have no choice but to that we cannot deny the fact that the policies of the Lee Myung-bak administration and the Park Geun-hye administration had failed as well." 3. President Moon praises U.S. President Donald Trump ...

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  13. Moon names NSC deputy, science secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Korea Herald

    ... d by the chief of staff, was established by late President Roh Moo-hyun, but became largely nominal during the Lee Myung-bak and Park Geun-hye administrations. By Choi He-suk ([email protected])

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  14. Samsung Scandal, Islamic State and China, Philippine HIV, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | CFR.org

    ... of bribery and tax evasion but was presidentially pardoned both times by then-presidents Kim Young-sam and Lee Myung-bak. At least six of South Korea's top ten chaebol conglomerates-which generate a revenue equivalent to more than 80 percent of ...

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  15. South Korea Scraps Plants, Signals Shift From Nuclear EnergyRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2017 | Manufacturing.net

    ... technology, an area once seen by some of its construction companies as a new cash cow. Former President Lee Myung-bak promoted nuclear energy as part of its clean energy strategy and helped local companies win billions dollars of deals to build a ...

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  16. Moon says talks possible if NK halts testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Korea Herald

    ... The speech marked a departure from 10 years of hard-line policy under the conservative administrations of Lee Myung-bak and Park Geun-hye. Moon's inauguration has bred hopes for a thaw with the headstrong neighbor but the administration has not ...

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  17. DPRK says June 15 Joint Declaration sacred bond for realizing reunificationRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    ... unity, reunification and peace and prosperity," it added. The DPRK has blamed South Korea's former presidents Lee Myung-bak and Park Geun-hye, who ruled South Korea over the past decade, for bringing about a "total collapse" of inter-Korean ...

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  18. Korea 'not far away' from test-firing ICBMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... the test-fire of ICBM capable of precisely striking any place of the U.S. mainland. Conservative President Lee Myung-Bak pursued the so-called "denuclearization, opening and 3,000 dollars" strategy which called for Seoul to help the North attain a ...

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  19. Inter-Korean ties face grim outlook on summit anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Korea Herald

    ... The annual festivals, however, hit a snag under the two successive conservative administrations here, led by Lee Myung-bak and then Park Geun-hye. In the wake of a series of nuclear and missile tests, and the North's 2010 attacks on a South Korean ...

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  20. Audit agency to launch probe into 4 rivers projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Korea Herald

    The state-run audit agency said Wednesday that it will launch another probe into a development project involving four rivers, following President Moon Jae-in's order last month. It will be the Board of Audit and Inspection's fourth inspection of the 22 trillion won project, which was conceived and singlehandedly pushed by former President Lee Myung-bak.

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