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Hospital fire kills at least 39 people in South Korea   North, South Korea begin rare talks at the border Map of Panmunjom South Korea  Senior officials from North and South began the rivals' first formal talks in about two years to discuss how to cooperate in next month's Olympics North Korea says new missile puts all of US in striking range  North Korea says it has successfully tested a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile that can reach the whole of continental United ... North Korea fires second ballistic missile over Japan   The missile reached an estimated altitude of about 770km (478 miles) and travelled 3,700km before landing in the sea off Hokkaido North Korea says missile test shows all US within range  North Korea has hailed as a success its latest test of an intercontinental ballistic missile describing it as a 'stern warning' for the US North Korea fired missile into Japanese waters
Olympics Opening Ceremony preaches a Games of 'peace' Map of Olympic Stadium Pyeongchang South Korea
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  A giant dove of peace lit up the night sky and athletes from North and South Korea walked in unison for the first time in 11 years.    Famous South Korean singers sang John Lennon's 'Imagine'. South Korea's Presi...
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02-19 Canada's Virtue & Moir ice dance champions for second time Pyeongchang, South Korea
C. 02-18 Krushelnitsky named as Russian suspected of failed doping test Pyeongchang, South Korea
3. 02-17 Bjoergen matches all-time medal record with relay gold for Norway Pyeongchang, South Korea
E. 02-16 Lindsey Vonn misses medals in super G as Ester Ledecka earns shock win Pyeongchang, South Korea
F. 02-16 Yuzuru Hanyu Wins Figure Skating Gold Medal Pyeongchang, South Korea
6. 02-14 Shaun White lands historic third gold Pyeongchang, South Korea
H. 02-12 High winds wreak havoc as Canada breezes to double gold Pyeongchang, South Korea



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Artillery fire on Korea border
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N. Korean leader pardons U.S. journalists
Ex-S Korea leader 'kills himself'
N. Korea fires short-range missiles
N. Korea conducted second nuclear test
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President Roh crossed Demilitarized Zone
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Final S. Korean hostages freed by Taliban
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U.N. slaps sanctions on North Korea
South Korean named U.N. leader
North Korea claims nuclear test
North Korea tests long-range missile
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N. Korea pulls out of nuclear treaty
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Presidents of Koreas sign peace accord
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Winter Olympics Closing ceremony. Ice hockey final Olympics Opening Ceremony preaches a Games of 'peace' Map of Olympic Stadium Pyeongchang South Korea


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Yesterday  South Korea  Canada's Virtue & Moir ice dance champions for second time
Fri.  South Korea  Yuzuru Hanyu Wins Figure Skating Gold Medal
Wed.  South Korea  Shaun White lands historic third gold
Feb. 9   South Korea  
  A giant dove of peace lit up the night sky and athletes from North and South Korea walked in unison for the first time in 11 years
 Famous South Korean singers sang John Lennon's 'Imagine'. South Korea's President Moon Jae-in described these Games as a 'festival and celebration of peace'
Feb. 8  North Korea  Kim Jong Un watches parade of tanks, missiles and troops Feb. 4  North Korea  North Korea to send ceremonial head to South Korea  South Korea  Samsung heir freed from S Korea jail

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Jan. 25   South Korea   Hospital fire kills at least 39 people in South Korea   At least 39 people have been killed and more than 70 injured. The blaze is thought to have started in the emergency room at Sejong Hospital Jan.8   South Korea     North, South Korea begin rare talks at the border
Map of Panmunjom South Korea
  Senior officials from North and South began the rivals' first formal talks in about two years to discuss how to cooperate in next month's Olympics
 North Korea to send team to Olympic Games in Pyeongchang
Jan.1  North Korea  Kim Jong Un offers rare olive branch to South Korea

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Dec.29  South Korea  South Korea seizes ship it claims transferred oil to North Korea Dec.20  South Korea  Warning shots as soldier crosses border to South

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Nov.28   North Korea   North Korea says new missile puts all of US in striking range
  North Korea says it has successfully tested a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile that can reach the whole of continental United States.    The Hwasong-15 missile landed in Japanese waters but flew h...
Nov.13  North Korea  North Korean soldier is shot while defecting across DMZ

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Sep.14   Northern Japan   North Korea fires second ballistic missile over Japan
Map of Hokkaido Japan
  The missile reached an estimated altitude of about 770km (478 miles) and travelled 3,700km before landing in the sea off Hokkaido
Sep.2   North Korea North Korea claims hydrogen bomb test was 'perfect success'

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Aug.28   Northern Japan N Korea fires missile over Japan in 'unprecedented threat'
Aug.26  North Korea  North Korea fires three missiles into sea Aug.8  North Korea  North Korea says considering missile strike on Guam

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Jul.28   North Korea   North Korea says missile test shows all US within range
  North Korea has hailed as a success its latest test of an intercontinental ballistic missile describing it as a 'stern warning' for the US
Jul.3   North Korea   North Korea fired missile into Japanese waters Map of Banghyon North Pyongan North Korea  North Korea reportedly launched a ballistic missile Tuesday as part of a string of test-firings in recent months, South Korea's military said

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Jun.19  Ohio  Otto Warmbier: US student sent home from North Korea dies

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May.28   North Korea N Korea fires Scud missile into sea, its 3rd test in 3 weeks
May.13  North Korea  North Korea carries out new ballistic missile test May.9  South Korea  South Korea's Moon Jae-in sworn in vowing to address North

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Apr.29  North Korea  North Korea crisis: North in another 'failed' missile launch Apr.15   North Korea N Korea missile launch fails day after military parade


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Mar.9   South Korea   Park Geun-hye: Court ousts scandal-hit president  South Korea's President Park Geun-hye has become the country's first democratically elected leader to be forced from office

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Feb.14   Malaysia     Kim Jong Un's half-brother reportedly assassinated in Malaysia
Map of Kuala Lumpur International Airport Kuala Lumpur Malaysia  Kim Jong Nam was attacked by two unidentified women who stabbed him with 'poisoned needles' at a Malaysian airport before fleeing Feb.11   North Korea North Korea conducts ballistic missile test

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Nov.1   South Korea President Park reshuffles S Korean cabinet amid scandal


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Sep.8   North Korea     North Korea claims success in fifth nuclear test
Map of Punggye-ri North Korea  North Korea announcement on state media came hours after a huge seismic event was detected near its nuclear test site

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Aug.23  North Korea  North Korea submarine fires ballistic missile

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May.5  North Korea  North Korea begins rare party gathering

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Mar.17  North Korea  North Korea fires ballistic missile into sea Mar.2  North Korea  North Korea 'fires projectiles' into sea hours after UN vote  UN Security Council  UN imposes tough North Korea sanctions

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Feb.10   North Korea N. Korean leader Kim had his military chief executed


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Jan.5   North Korea   North Korea announces hydrogen bomb test
  North Korea says it has successfully tested a miniaturised hydrogen bomb which, if confirmed, would be its fourth nuclear test since 2006

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Dec.29  North Korea  North Korea official Kim Yang-gon killed in car crash Dec.28  South Korea  'Comfort women': Japan and South Korea hail agreement Jun.7   South Korea Sixth Mers death in S. Korea amid sharp rises in cases
May.12   North Korea   North Korea Defence Chief Hyon Yong-chol 'executed'  Defence Minister Hyon Yong-chol has been executed, South Korea's spy agency has told parliament, according to media reports Apr.15  South Korea  South Korea remembers ferry dead Mar.4  South Korea  US ambassador to South Korea injured in slash attack

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Dec.22  North Korea  Internet crashes in North Korea Dec.17   Los Angeles Sony cancels The Interview release
Dec.11  South Korea  Korean Air chair apologies over daughter's nut rage Nov.10  South Korea  Ferry captain sentenced to 36 years in jail Oct.17  South Korea  At least 16 dead in vent grate collapse at concert in S. Korea Oct.13  North Korea  North Korea says leader has reappeared Oct.9  North Korea  Kim Jong-un’s absence fuels speculation about health, coup Jun.21  South Korea  South Korean soldier 'kills five comrades, wounds five' May.17  North Korea  North Korea reports 'serious' Pyongyang construction accident Apr.25  South Korea  Divers find cabins crammed with bodies inside sunken ferry Apr.22  South Korea  Crew say they couldn't reach lifeboats as ferry tipped over Apr.19  South Korea  Mate steering doomed ferry navigating waters for first time Apr.18  South Korea  Ferry disaster captain arrested Apr.17  South Korea  Weather hampers S Korea ferry search Apr.16  South Korea  S Korea ferry: Desperate search for survivors continues  South Korea  Rescuers search dark, cold sea for survivors of shipwreck Apr.15   South Korea     South Korea ferry: Hundreds missing as ship sinks Map of Gwanmae South Korea  Almost 300 people remain unaccounted for after a ferry carrying 459 people capsized and sank off South Korea Mar.25  North Korea  North Korea test-fires 'ballistic' missiles

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Dec.12   North Korea   North Korea: Leader's uncle executed   Jang Song Thaek, an uncle of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, has been executed for trying to overthrow the government May.18  North Korea  N Korea 'fires short-range missiles' Apr.9   North Korea North Korea: It will be 'all-out war'
Apr.5  North Korea  N Korea in foreign embassy warning Apr.4  North Korea  Report: N. Korea moving missile to coast Mar.29   North Korea N Korea in 'state of war' with South Mar.7  UN Security Council  U.N. passes new North Korea sanctions Feb.11   North Korea North Korea confirms nuclear test

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Dec.19  South Korea  Park Geun-hye claims S. Korea presidential victory Dec.11   North Korea North Korea carries out controversial rocket launch
Sep.2  South Korea  'Moonies' founder dies aged 92 Apr.12   North Korea North Korea launches rocket Mar.26  South Korea  Leaders warn over nuclear threat

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Dec.29   North Korea N Korea hails Kim's son as leader
Dec.28   North Korea Kim Jong-il state funeral held in N. Korea Dec.18   North Korea     N Korean leader Kim Jong-il dies   North Korean leader Kim Jong-il has died at the age of 69, state-run television in an emotional statement has announced Jul.27   South Korea Landslide leaves 32 dead, dozens injured

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Dec.19  South Korea  South Korea starts live-fire drill Nov.22   South Korea   Artillery fire on Korea border   North Korea has fired artillery shells across its western maritime border, prompting return fire from South Korea Oct.9  North Korea  N. Korea leader, son make appearance Sep.27  North Korea  N Korean leader's son 'promoted' Mar.26  South Korea  South Korean navy ship sinking near North

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Aug.4  North Korea  N. Korean leader pardons U.S. journalists May.26   North Korea N. Korea fires short-range missiles
May.25   North Korea N. Korea conducted second nuclear test May.22   South Korea Ex-S Korea leader 'kills himself' Apr.4   North Korea N. Korea launches rocket

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Sep.24  North Korea  Nuclear plant seals removed Sep.9   North Korea Kim missing from parade


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Dec.19  South Korea  Lee set for landslide Oct.1  North Korea  President Roh crossed Demilitarized Zone Aug.30  Afghanistan  Final S. Korean hostages freed by Taliban Jul.14  North Korea  N Korea 'closes nuclear reactor' Jun.16  North Korea  Atomic inspectors can return

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Oct.14  UN Security Council  U.N. slaps sanctions on North Korea Oct.13  UN Gen. Assembly  South Korean named U.N. leader Oct.9   North Korea     North Korea claims nuclear test   Official Korean Central News Agency: North Korea claimed it has performed a successful nuclear test Oct.3  North Korea  North Korea said will conduct nuclear test Jul.4   North Korea North Korea tests long-range missile


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Dec.22   South Korea Cloning research was fake
Feb.9  North Korea  N. Korea Admits to Nukes, Out of Talks

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Sep.11  North Korea  Big blast reported Apr.22  North Korea  Many casualties in train crash Mar.11  South Korea  National Assembly votes to impeach Roh

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Jul.15  North Korea  Enough plutonium to make 6 nukes Feb.17   South Korea 182 died after arson attack in subway
Jan.9  North Korea  N. Korea pulls out of nuclear treaty

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Dec.27  North Korea  Nuclear inspectors expelled Dec.12  North Korea  N. Korea to reactivate nuke plants
before year 2000
Jun. 29, 1995   South Korea   Sampoong Department Store collapse   The collapse is the largest peacetime disaster in South Korean history as 502 people died and 937 were injured Jul. 8, 1994   North Korea   Death of Kim Il-sung  North Korea did not report the death for more than 34 hours after it occurred. An official mourning period was declared from 8–17 July Jan. 1, 1994   North Korea     North Korean famine  Together with the accompanying general economic crisis are known as the Arduous March, occurred in North Korea from 1994 to 1998 Sep. 1, 1983   Russian Far East   Korean Air Lines Flight 007 shot down   The airliner serving the flight was shot down by a Soviet Su-15 interceptor near Moneron Island, west of Sakhalin Island, in the Sea of Japa... Jun. 27, 1950   South Korea     U.S. intervenes in Korean War  The Security Council recommending to provide military assistance to the Republic of Korea. Truman ordered U.S. forces to help South Korea Jun. 25, 1950   North Korea     Korean War began  The conflict escalated into open warfare when North Korean forces—supported by the Soviet Union and China—invaded Aug. 31, 1919   Korea Korea renounces Japanese sovereignty