World News   East Asia   Korea   South Korea (287)
South Korea Timeline Wednesday, December 7 Bookmark and Share     Author
Search World News Atlas:
World News (13) East Asia (1062) Korea (242) North Korea South Korea (287)
Disasters (91) Sea Disaster (60) Sewol Ferry Capsizing (50) Politics (144) Visit (40) Ban Ki moon (82) Crime (65) Korean Hostages (19) Business (62) Sports (39) War & Army (116) Border Conflict (25) Peace Efforts (27)
South Korea, November 2016 South Korea, October 2016 South Korea, September 2016 South Korea, June 2016 South Korea, May 2016 South Korea, April 2016 South Korea, March 2016 South Korea, February 2016 Coming Events 2016 (27) 2015 (43) 2014 (116) 2013 (73) 2012 (49) 2011 (43) 2010 (117) 2009 (41) 2008 (48) 2007 (54) 2006 (23) 2005 (21) 2004 (22) 2003 (54) 2002 (81) 2001 (21) 2000 (4) Before 2000
Ansan (3) Busan (4) Chuncheon (4) Daegu (7) Gangwon-do (9) Gapyeong (3) Gwangju (7) Gwanmae (13) Gyeonggi-do (14) Incheon (6) Island Of Yeonpyeong (3) Jeollanam-do (18) Jiangsu (3) Jindo (7) Paju (3) Panmunjom (6) Seongnam (4) Seoul (47) South Hwanghae (5) Ulsan (4) Yeongam (3) Yeosu (3)
South Korea, European Union (15) South Korea, United Kingdom (4) South Korea, USA (28) South Korea, Obama (10) South Korea, Bush (5) South Korea, Hillary (4) South Korea, Arab Countries (14) South Korea, Iraq (7) South Korea, Somalia (5) South Korea, Post Soviet (3) South Korea, Russia (5) South Korea, Afghanistan (19) South Korea, China (21) South Korea, East Africa (6) South Korea, Oceania (6) South Korea, Australia (7) South Korea, Southeast Asia (3) South Korea, Japan (27) South Korea, UN (8) South Korea, North Korea (135) South Korea, Pope Francis (4) South Korea, World War Ii (3) South Korea, Kim Jong Un (3) South Korea, Kim Jong-il (5)
South Korea on Wikipedia South Korea on Web South Korea Map South Korea from Space South Korea News & Media
Chart Time by Topic Chart Location by Topic
Park Geun-hye (11)   Sewol Ferry Capsizing (50)   Gwanmae (13)   East Asia Sea Disaster (73)   Artillery Fire (2)
Recent Summary.     Click for More >
South Korean firms face rare corruption hearing South Korea's President Park 'willing to resign' President Park reshuffles S Korean cabinet amid scandal
Yesterday
Nov. 28
Nov.1
  Park Geun-hye has named a new prime minister and finance minister amid a scandal that threatens to bring down her administration



     * Time by Topic * Location by Topic
South Korea, 21st Century, Time by Topic
Time Politics Crime War & Army Disasters Business
2016
President Park reshuffles S Korean cabinet...
Crime
2016 2016
Crime
War & Army
2016 2016
War & Army
Disasters
2016 2016
Disasters
Business
2016 2016
Business
2015
'Comfort women': Japan and South Korea hail ...
South and North Korea agree deal to reduce t...
Japan and South Korea mark 70 years since en...
US ambassador to South Korea injured in sl...
'Comfort women': Japan and South Korea hail ...
US ambassador to South Korea injured in sl...
'Comfort women': Japan and South Korea hail ...
South and North Korea agree deal to reduce t...
South Korea evacuation after shelling on wes...
Sixth Mers death in S. Korea amid sharp rise...
South Korea remembers ferry dead
Business
2015 2015
Business
2014
Koreas 'hold top military talks'
Pope Francis makes first South Korean visit ...
Two Koreas hold family reunions
Ferry captain sentenced to 36 years in jail
South Korean soldier 'kills five comrades, w...
Ferry disaster captain arrested
Koreas 'hold top military talks'
South Korean soldier 'kills five comrades, w...
North, South Korea exchange fire across disp...
Ferry captain sentenced to 36 years in jail
At least 16 dead in vent grate collapse at c...
Divers find cabins crammed with bodies insid...
Ferry disaster captain arrested
S Korea ferry: Desperate search for survivor...
South Korea ferry: Hundreds missing as s...
Korean Air chair apologies over daughter's n...
2013
N Korea in 'state of war' with South
N Korea ends peace pacts with South
Crime
2013 2013
Crime
War & Army
2013 2013
War & Army
Disasters
2013 2013
Disasters
Business
2013 2013
Business
2012
Park Geun-hye claims S. Korea presidential v...
'Moonies' founder dies aged 92
Leaders warn over nuclear threat
Leaders warn over nuclear threat
War & Army
2012 2012
War & Army
Disasters
2012 2012
Disasters
Samsung told to pay Apple $1bn
2011
Politics
2011 2011
Politics
Crime
2011 2011
Crime
War & Army
2011 2011
War & Army
Landslide leaves 32 dead, dozens injured
Business
2011 2011
Business
2010
N. Korea responsible for sinking warship
Crime
2010 2010
Crime
South Korea starts live-fire drill
Artillery fire on Korea border
North Korea 'holds Southern boat'
South Korean navy ship sinking near North
South Korean navy ship sinking near North
Business
2010 2010
Business
2009
N Korea threatens military action
Ex-S Korea leader 'kills himself'
Crime
2009 2009
Crime
N Korea threatens military action
Disasters
2009 2009
Disasters
Business
2009 2009
Business
2008
Politics
2008 2008
Politics
Crime
2008 2008
Crime
War & Army
2008 2008
War & Army
Disasters
2008 2008
Disasters
South Korea lifts ban on US beef
2007
Lee set for landslide
President Roh crossed Demilitarized Zone
New U.N. chief Ban Ki moon takes over
Final S. Korean hostages freed by Taliban
Taliban threaten abducted South Koreans
UN chief shaken by blast
UN chief shaken by blast
Disasters
2007 2007
Disasters
Business
2007 2007
Business
2006
South Korean named U.N. leader
S Korean proposed as new UN chief
Crime
2006 2006
Crime
War & Army
2006 2006
War & Army
Disasters
2006 2006
Disasters
Business
2006 2006
Business
2005
Politics
2005 2005
Politics
Crime
2005 2005
Crime
War & Army
2005 2005
War & Army
Disasters
2005 2005
Disasters
Business
2005 2005
Business
2004
National Assembly votes to impeach Roh
South Korean hostage beheaded
War & Army
2004 2004
War & Army
Disasters
2004 2004
Disasters
Business
2004 2004
Business
2003
Politics
2003 2003
Politics
182 died after arson attack in subway
War & Army
2003 2003
War & Army
Disasters
2003 2003
Disasters
Business
2003 2003
Business
2000
Presidents of Koreas sign peace accord
Crime
2000 2000
Crime
War & Army
2000 2000
War & Army
Disasters
2000 2000
Disasters
Business
2000 2000
Business

     *
Time by Topic * Location by Topic

Add a favorite (file a bookmark) to South Korea News Timeline

Please send feedback to: support@mapreport.com

Advertise on South Korea Page



Legend  
 Politics  Disasters  Crime  War & Army

XML

Details:

  South Korean firms face rare corruption hearing  South Korean lawmakers are questioning leaders of the country's biggest businesses in a rare televised hearing as part of a huge corruption inquiry South Korean leader makes rare public appearance South Korea's President Park 'willing to resign'  Park Geun-hye has said she has asked parliament to help her find a way to stand down. Park faced growing calls to resign amid an investigati... Samsung raided in political corruption probe President Park reshuffles S Korean cabinet amid scandal


December 2016 ... more > Top ^
Yesterday  
Thu.


November 2016 ... more > Top ^
Nov. 28  
Nov. 7
Nov.1  
  Park Geun-hye has named a new prime minister and finance minister amid a scandal that threatens to bring down her administration


October 2016 ... more > Top ^
Oct.31 President Park's friend Choi detained

September 2016 ... more > Top ^
Sep.24  UN chief 'appalled' by Aleppo escalation

June 2016 ... more > Top ^
Jun.12  Lifting of sunken Sewol ferry under way two years later

April 2016 ... more > Top ^
Apr.10  N Korea senior intelligence officer 'defects to South'

March 2016 ... more > Top ^
Mar.6  North Korea threatens US and S Korea with nuclear strikes

year 2015 ... more > Top ^



December 2015 ... more > Top ^
Dec.31 New Year: Celebrations mark start of 2016
. Japan Dec.28 'Comfort women': Japan and South Korea hail agreement

August 2015 ... more > Top ^
Aug.24  South and North Korea agree deal to reduce tensions Aug.20  South Korea evacuation after shelling on western border Aug.14  Japan and South Korea mark 70 years since end of WW2

June 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jun.7     Sixth Mers death in S. Korea amid sharp rises in cases   A sixth person has died after contracting Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (Mers) in South Korea, amid a sharp rise in infections Jun.1  South Korea has first two Mers deaths

April 2015 ... more > Top ^
Apr.20  South Korea PM Lee Wan-koo offers to resign over allegations Apr.15  President makes ferry pledge as South Korea mourns South Korea remembers ferry dead


March 2015 ... more > Top ^
Mar.5  Charges sought over US envoy attack Mar.4   US ambassador to South Korea injured in slash attack   Mark W. Lippert was slashed by a man screaming about Korean unification Thursday morning in Seoul, and his assailant was immediately detaine...

February 2015 ... more > Top ^
Feb.10  100-car pileup leaves 2 dead

year 2014 ... more > Top ^

Dec.11 Korean Air chair apologies over daughter's nut rage
Nov.10     Ferry captain sentenced to 36 years in jail   Lee Joon-seok, the captain of the ferry which sank in April has been found guilty of gross negligence and sentenced to 36 years in prison Oct.18  S Korea concert planner found dead Oct.17   At least 16 dead in vent grate collapse at concert in S. Korea   A grate over a ventilation shaft collapsed at an outdoor concert in Seongnam. Unknown number of people who fell some 20 meters Oct.14  Koreas 'hold top military talks' Aug.13 Pope Francis makes first South Korean visit in 25 years Jul.21  South Korea police 'find body' of fugitive ferry boss Jun.21 South Korean soldier 'kills five comrades, wounds five' May.27  South Korea hospice fire kills 21 May.18  S Korea to break up coast guard May.14  South Korea ferry captain charged with manslaughter May.7  South Korea ferry company chief detained May.5  Diver dies while searching in missing in ferry disaster May.4  South Korean ferry death toll rises to 242 Apr.27  South Korean PM resigns over ferry Apr.25 Divers find cabins crammed with bodies inside sunken ferry Apr.22 Crew say they couldn't reach lifeboats as ferry tipped over Apr.21  South Korea ferry toll passes 100 Apr.20  S Korea leader condemns ferry crew  Ferry transcript reveals crew panic Apr.19  Anger erupts over Korea ferry rescue Mate steering doomed ferry navigating waters for first time  'Two months' for Korea ferry salvage Apr.18  ‘Sorry’ ferry captain tells of delay     Ferry disaster captain arrested   Prosecutors in South Korea have asked a court to issue an arrest warrant for Lee Joon-seok, 69, the captain of the ferry that sank  Fake survivor posts add to nation's anguish Apr.17  Korea ship: Third officer 'had helm' Weather hampers S Korea ferry search Apr.16     S Korea ferry: Desperate search for survivors continues   Emergency services are continuing to search for nearly 300 people missing after a ferry carrying more than 470 people sank Rescuers search dark, cold sea for survivors of shipwreck Apr.15     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
 The ferry, carrying mainly school students, was travelling from the port of Incheon, to the southern resort island of Jeju. An armada of small boats motoring right up beside the ferry, which listed heavily on its side before sinking. Rescuers desperately grabbing teenagers out of the water before they are swept away by the currents and undertow


March 2014 ... more > Top ^
Mar.30 North, South Korea exchange fire across disputed western sea border


February 2014 ... more > Top ^
Feb.23  S Korea-US military drills begin Feb.19 Two Koreas hold family reunions
. North Korea Feb.4  Koreas agree to family reunions

year 2013 ... more > Top ^

Jun.8  Officials from two Koreas hold talks Apr.12  Kerry: North Korea threats 'unacceptable' Apr.9  South Korea raises alert level Apr.7  North Korea 'preparing nuclear test' Apr.2  North Korea blocks Kaesong access Mar.29   N Korea in 'state of war' with South
  North Korea: North Korea has said it is entering a 'state of war' with South Korea in its latest escalation of rhetoric against its southern neighbour and the US Mar.7  N Korea ends peace pacts with South Jan.30 S. Korea launches satellite
Jan.24  N Korea warns South on sanctions

year 2012 ... more > Top ^

Dec.19   Park Geun-hye claims S. Korea presidential victory  Conservative candidate Park Geun-Hye claimed victory in presidential election, a result that will make her the country's first woman preside... Nov.5 South Korea shuts down 2 nuclear reactors
Sep.2 'Moonies' founder dies aged 92 Aug.24  Samsung told to pay Apple $1bn Aug.1  Olympic badminton players disqualified Mar.26 Leaders warn over nuclear threat Mar.24  Obama visits tense Koreas border Feb.19  S Korean drills despite threats Jan.14  S. Korean Couple rescued from Italian ship

year 2011 ... more > Top ^

Dec.25  South Korean delegation enters North Jul.27     Landslide leaves 32 dead, dozens injured
Map of Chuncheon South Korea  More than 750 rescue workers had been dispatched to the site after the collapse occurred at midnight

year 2010 ... more > Top ^

Dec.22  South Korea begins major military drills Dec.19 South Korea starts live-fire drill
Nov.25 South Korean defense minister resigns Nov.22   Artillery fire on Korea border Map of island of Yeonpyeong South Korea
  North Korea has fired artillery shells across its western maritime border, prompting return fire from South Korea.    Artillery shells at one of border islands are killing two marines and two civilians. The South's military placed on its highest non-wartim...
Aug.8  North Korea 'holds Southern boat' Aug.4 S Korea in massive military drill Jul.24  U.S., South Korea begin military exercises May.19  N. Korea responsible for sinking warship Mar.28  Ship's section believed found Mar.26  S. Korea searches for sailors after sinking   South Korean navy ship sinking near North   104 crew members are on board the 1,500-ton ship in the Yellow Sea off the Seoul-controlled island of Baengnyeong, near North Korea

year 2009 ... more > Top ^

Aug.17  Former S Korea President Kim dies May.29  Koreans turn out in force for Roh May.26  N Korea threatens military action May.22   Ex-S Korea leader 'kills himself'  Roh Moo-hyun , 62, had been under investigation for alleged corruption, has apparently committed suicide by jumping into a ravine Feb.19  Korean tensions brew as Clinton arrives

year 2008 ... more > Top ^

Jul.15  Ex-Samsung boss convicted Jun.25  South Korea lifts ban on US beef

year 2007 ... more > Top ^

Dec.19 Lee set for landslide
Dec.7  Tons of oil spill into Yellow Sea Oct.1 President Roh crossed Demilitarized Zone. North Korea Sep.1  Freed Koreans return home Aug.30 Final S. Korean hostages freed by Taliban. Afghanistan Jul.20  Taliban threaten abducted South Koreans Mar.22  UN chief shaken by blast Jan.2  New U.N. chief Ban Ki moon takes over

year 2006 ... more > Top ^

Oct.13     South Korean named U.N. leader  UN Gen. Assembly: The General Assembly has appointed S. Korean Foreign Minister Ban Ki-moon to serve as the next secretary-general Oct.9  S Korean proposed as new UN chief Jan.9  Scientist's embryo cloning faked

year 2005 ... more > Top ^

Dec.22   Cloning research was fake  Research into cloning stem cells, hailed as a breakthrough earlier this year, was fabricated

year 2004 ... more > Top ^

Jun.22  South Korean hostage beheaded Mar.11 National Assembly votes to impeach Roh
Feb.12  Scientists cloned human embryos

year 2003 ... more > Top ^

Sep.13  Typhoon toll 'may top 100' Feb.17   182 died after arson attack in subway
Map of Daegu South Korea  135 people are believed to be injured as firefighters struggled to free those still trapped in the city of Daegu

year 2002 ... more > Top ^

Dec.19  Roh claims victory presidential vote Apr.14  Chinese jet crashes

year 2000 ... more > Top ^

Jun.15  Presidents of Koreas sign peace accord
before year 2000
Jun. 29, 1995   Sampoong Department Store collapse
Map of Seocho District Seoul South Korea
  The collapse is the largest peacetime disaster in South Korean history as 502 people died and 937 were injured
Sep. 1, 1983   Korean Air Lines Flight 007 shot down Map of Moneron Island Russia
  Russian Far East: 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 Japan
Jun. 27, 1950     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     Korean War began  North Korea: The conflict escalated into open warfare when North Korean forces—supported by the Soviet Union and China—invaded