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  1. North Korea says U.S. 'declared war,' warns it could shoot down U.S. bombersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Manila Bulletin

    North Korea's foreign minister said on Monday President Donald Trump had declared war on North Korea and that Pyongyang reserved the right to take countermeasures, including shooting down U.S. bombers even if they are not in its air space. Ri Yong Ho said a Twitter message by Trump on Saturday, in which the president warned that the minister and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "won't be around much longer" if they acted on their threats, amounted to a declaration of war.

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  2. Korean airlines to hire 3,000 pilots by 2022Read the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Korea Herald

    Local South Korean airline carriers plan to train and hire 3,000 pilots by 2022 to meet growing demand, the transport ministry said Monday. The move is designed to help meet rising demand for airline service as an increasing number of Koreans opt to travel abroad.

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  3. Hyundai, Kia to debut new cars in China to tackle sliding salesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Korea Herald

    South Korea's leading automakers Hyundai Motor Co. and Kia Motors Corp. are poised to unveil a series of new cars in China in a bid to help revive slumping sales in the world's top auto market, sources said Tuesday.

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  4. Seoul urges US to avoid 'further escalation' with N KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | India.com

    South Korea urged the United States to help dial down tensions with the North, after Pyongyang accused President Donald Trump of declaring war. "It is very likely that North Korea will conduct further provocations," South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha said in a speech in Washington yestertday.

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  5. North Korean diplomat says tweet by Trump - declared war'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The Washington Post

    ... ight, U.S. bombers and fighter escorts flew Saturday to the farthest point north of the border between North and South Korea by any such American aircraft this century.

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  6. Kim Jong-un wanted half-brother's killing to be 'gruesome'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Daily Mail

    ... who smeared the poison on Kim Jong-nam were clearly visible on surveillance footage Nam, a former member of South Korea's spy service, says that contrary to those sentiments, Pyongyang wanted the assassination to be viewed in public. 'The only way ...

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  7. South Korea throws a wrench into the US's war plansRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... and possible Chinese pressure. A couple of weeks ago, In response, the South Koreans released a statement saying South Korea's top interest was to ensure that it would never experience the devastation it endured during the Korean War. From South ...

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  8. Gordon Chang: US, NKorea Have Been at War Since 1950Read the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | News Max

    ... since the 1960s. "We are at war with the North Koreans, and we have been since June of 1950, when they invaded South Korea," Chang said. "There was an armistice in July of 1953, but that only stopped the fighting. It was an agreement not to use ...

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  9. 'Stitch up': How Korean club tried to break AbbasRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | The Mercury

    ... Abbas had to be really tough, again, to get through with his spirits in tact while enduring a torrid stint in South Korea with Pohang Steelers. At a time the 31-year-old deserved to be enjoying the fruits of his labour - years of hard work and ...

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  10. 20,000 South Koreans killed per day: the terrifying cost of warRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South China Morning Post

    ... North Korea might respond by lobbing a few artillery shells toward the 35,000 US troops currently stationed in South Korea. North Korea has about 11,000 conventional artillery pieces dug into the mountains north of the demilitarised zone. Although ...

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  11. North Korea v Donald Trump war of words: a most dangerous gameRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    As these guys hurl insults and abuse at each other the lives of millions and the fate of nations are at stake, and the region and the world can't be sure how serious they are. Or if we're observing a highly-orchestrated pissing contest by wildcard leaders, while more sober, more serious minds work behind the scenes to defuse the crisis? Consider the latest abuse and insults: Trump, winding up supporters at a Friday evening rally in Alabama: "[Kim Jong-un] should have been handled a long time ago, but I'm going to handle it because we have to handle it: Little Rocket Man."

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  12. S. Korea's foreign minister urges N. Korea to respond to offer for talksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Korea Herald

    ... of close coordination between the ROK and US cannot be overemphasized," she said, using the acronym of South Korea's official name, the Republic of Korea. Kang accompanied Moon to the UN General Assembly in New York last week. In Washington, she ...

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  13. N. Korean Diplomat Say Trump Has "Declared War"Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KDWN

    ... U.S. bombers and fighter escorts flew Saturday to the farthest point north of the border between North and South Korea by any such American aircraft this century. A Pentagon spokesman, Army Col. Rob Manning, said Monday that the operation was ...

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  14. Trump adds N. Korea to U.S. travel ban listRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | English Dong-A

    Trump adds N. Korea to U.S. travel ban list. September. 26, 2017 08:04. by Sang-Jun Han, Yong Park alwaysj@donga.com,parky@donga.com.

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  15. Justin Thomas wins FedEx Cup titleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | English Dong-A

    Justin Thomas wins FedEx Cup titlea . September. 26, 2017 08:04. by Jong-Seok Kim kjs0123@donga.com.

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  16. Korea and Vietnam are in-law countries set to become a family'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | English Dong-A

    'Korea and Vietnam are in-law countries set to become a family'. September. 26, 2017 08:04.

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  17. Korea International Art Fair 2017 proves to be a great successRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | English Dong-A

    Korea International Art Fair 2017 proves to be a great success. September. 26, 2017 08:04.

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  18. White House says U.S. has not declared war on DPRKRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

    The United States has not declared war on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea , the White House said on Monday, in response to remarks of the DPRK's top diplomat. "Last weekend, Trump claimed that our leadership wouldn't be around much longer.

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  19. Nuclear threats, refugees, climate dominate General Debate of UN General AssemblyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

    Miroslav Lajcak , President of the 72nd United Nations General Assembly, gavels to close the General Debate of the 72nd United Nations General Assembly at the UN headquarters in New York, Sept. 25, 2017.

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  20. House reauthorizes North Korea human rights lawRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    The House voted unanimously Monday to reauthorize a 2004 North Korea human rights law, adding to the measure new provisions aimed at spreading uncensored information throughout the country. "This bill does not merely re-authorize activities under the activities under the North Korean Human Rights Act," House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce, R-Calif., said Monday.

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