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  1. North Korea says 'a nuclear war may break out any moment'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Gazette

    ... the press day of the 2017 Seoul International Aerospace and Defense Exhibition at Seoul Airport in Seongnam, South Korea, Monday, Oct. 16, 2017. South Korean and U.S. troops launched five days of naval drills on Monday, three days after North Korea ...

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  2. Tougher Security Checks on U.S.-Bound FlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    Passengers traveling to the U.S. will have to arrive at airports four to five hours before departure as they face tougher security screenings starting from later this month. Security checks for U.S.-bound flight will be bolstered at airports around the world.

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  3. Moon, Trump to Hold Summit in Seoul Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    ... Korean parliament, "where he will celebrate the enduring alliance and friendship between the United States and [South Korea], and call on the international community to join together in maximizing pressure on North Korea."

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  4. SNU Slips Out of Top 10 in Asian University RankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    Prestigious Seoul National University has slipped out of the top 10 Asian universities in this year's rankings by Quacquarelli Symonds of the U.K., released on Monday. The drop was mainly due to a decline in the university's ratio of foreign professors and students.

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  5. N.Korean Propaganda Leaflets Found on Cheong Wa Dae GroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    Propaganda leaflets thought to have originated in North Korea were found inside the Cheong Wa Dae compound on Monday morning. Around 60 leaflets, similar to those spotted in other parts of Seoul recently, were found in the garden and near the walls of the compound's press center.

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  6. North Korea: Nuclear war may break out at 'any moment'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    ... on diplomacy to solve this problem that is presented by the DPRK. We must, however, with our allies, Japan and South Korea and elsewhere, be prepared for the worst should diplomacy fail." Blake Sifton was born to a family of funeral directors. He ...

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  7. Passengers leaving South Korea for US to face tighter screening from Oct 26Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    SEOUL: Passengers leaving South Korea for the United States will be required to undergo stricter check-in screening from Oct 26, amid growing concerns about terrorist attacks, the Yonhap news agency reported on Tuesday . "Local passengers who travel to the US using low-cost carriers are subject to a security interview at the airlines' ticket desks from Oct 26," Yonhap cited a ministry official as saying over the phone.

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  8. PM calls for cooperation from US, China for peaceful solution to NK nuclear issueRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon said Tuesday he hopes the United States and China will work together with South Korea to bring a peaceful resolution to the North Korean nuclear standoff. "Though North Korea continues nuclear and missile provocations, the government of the Republic of Korea believes that we have to ultimately resolve this issue peacefully while continuing to pressure and persuade the North so as to prevent it from making the wrong choice," Lee said in a speech at the opening ceremony of the World Knowledge Forum.

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  9. Korean defense chief set for 'military diplomacy' at air showRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    South Korean Defense Minister Song Young-moo will hold a series of bilateral meetings with chief foreign delegates at the Seoul air show this week, his ministry said Tuesday. The biennial Seoul International Aerospace and Defense Exhibition opened at Seoul Air Base earlier in the day, drawing 405 companies from 33 countries.

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  10. General: Aiming Nuclearized ICBM at US May Trigger Preemptive Strike on N. KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Voice of America

    ... and that is why we want to denuclearize the North. But we also understand that our allies have options. South Korea and Japan both have options to move toward nuclear weapons to further protect their own people. And that is the decision that they ...

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  11. Trump to visit Arizona Memorial next monthRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    ... with the families of Japanese citizens abducted by North Korea, the White House said. During his visit to South Korea on Nov. 7, Trump will participate in a bilateral meeting with President Moon Jae-in and visit American and South Korean service ...

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  12. Japan PM Abe sends offering to war shrineRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent a ritual offering to a controversial war shrine on Tuesday, risking protest from China and South Korea which see it as a painful reminder of Tokyo's warring past. The conservative premier - who has been criticized for what some see as a revisionist take on Japan's wartime record - sent a sacred "masakaki" tree bearing his name to Yasukuni Shrine as it starts a four-day festival.

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  13. Suspected North Korea 'Mad Dog Trump' Leaflets Reach SeoulNewsweekRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... allies if necessary. North Korean propaganda literature often is flown by balloon over the demilitarized zone to South Korea. The leaflets typically contain anti-American content, but the latest wave are aimed specifically at Trump. They were ...

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  14. Korean pop group gains popularity in USRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Miami Hurricane

    ... Chainsmokers duo, to coproduce BTS's song "Best of Me." The Chainsmokers invited BTS to its concert in Seoul, South Korea, where they shared the stage to perform The Chainsmokers' hit, "Closer." The win at the Billboards and recent collaboration ...

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  15. Moon calls for export-oriented arms development, enhanced defense capabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    President Moon Jae-in called Tuesday for a transformation of South Korea's defense industry to boost its exports, as well as for efforts to develop advanced systems to enhance the country's independent defense capabilities. "We must widen our view to the world and form joint communities for defense cooperation with friendly nations," the president said in congratulatory remarks marking the start of the Seoul International Aerospace and Defense Exhibition.

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  16. Light drinking can raise cancer risks for Koreans: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    Light drinking can raise the risk of cancers for Koreans who have less ability to perform enzymatic alcoholysis compared with Westerners, a local report said Tuesday. The report by Seoul National University Hospital in Bundang, Gyeonggi Province, contradicts the established theory that light drinking can lower cardiovascular disease risk and does not affect the risk of cancer.

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  17. Top court upholds life sentence of Vietnamese man for murder of 2 KoreansRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    The Supreme Court upheld Tuesday the life imprisonment handed down on a Vietnamese fisherman convicted of killing two South Koreans aboard a vessel in the Indian Ocean in June 2016, after he appealed a lower court decision. Prosecutors have indicted the man and his Vietnamese accomplice, both aged 32, on suspicion of assaulting and stabbing to death the 43-year-old captain and the 42-year-old engineer of the deep-sea fishing vessel Kwang Hyun 803 in waters near the Seychelles.

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  18. Koreans rank 8th in mobile data usage among OECD member states: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    South Koreans used an average 3.83 gigabytes of data with their smartphones per month last year to rank eighth among member states of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, a report showed Tuesday According to the OECD report, Finland was No. 1 with the monthly data usage by smartphones standing at 10.95 GB in 2016, followed by Latvia with 8.21 GB, Austria with 6.28 GB, Sweden with 4.38 GB, Denmark with 4.37 GB, Estonia with 4.13 GB and Iceland with 3.92 GB.

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  19. U.S. Official Says Not Ruling Out Eventual Direct Talks North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    ... on diplomacy to solve this problem that is presented by the DPRK. We must, however, with our allies, Japan and South Korea and elsewhere, be prepared for the worst should diplomacy fail," he said. Tensions have soared following a series of weapons ...

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  20. Could North Korea's 4,300 Tanks Crush America in a War?The National InterestRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Though technologically backwards for the most part-in the event of war-the North Koreans could inflict severe damage to South Korea and the U.S. forces stationed on the peninsula. As Washington ratchets up the pressure on North Korea-or potentially launches a preemptive strike-the Kim regime in Pyongyang has options to strike back hard at the United States and South Korea using purely conventional means.

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