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G. 03-10 South Korea flight attendant sues over 'nut rage' South Korea
H. 03-05 Charges sought over US envoy attack Jongno Police Station, South Korea
03-04 US ambassador to South Korea injured in slash attack Sejong Center, Seoul, South Korea
9. 02-10 100-car pileup leaves 2 dead Incheon International Airport, South Korea

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South Korea PM Lee Wan-koo offers to resign over allegations  Lee Wan-koo has offered to resign after facing accusations of accepting bribes. President has expressed sympathy for him   President makes ferry pledge as South Korea mourns  Park Geun-hye has promised to raise the Sewol ferry, as the nation marks a year since the disaster   South Korea remembers ferry dead Map of Ansan South Korea


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  South Korea is marking the first anniversary of the Sewol ferry disaster, which left more than 300 people dead
Apr. 7  Activist launches balloons w. 'The Interview' DVDs to North Korea

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Mar.20  China, Japan and South Korea set for renewed talks Mar.10  South Korea flight attendant sues over 'nut rage' Mar.5 Charges sought over US envoy attack
Mar.4   US ambassador to South Korea injured in slash attack Map of Sejong Center Seoul South Korea
  Mark W. Lippert was slashed by a man screaming about Korean unification Thursday morning in Seoul, and his assailant was immediately detained


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Feb.10 100-car pileup leaves 2 dead
Feb.2  S. Korea soldier gets death sentence for killing spree

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December 2014 ... more > Top ^
Dec.30  Former Korean Air executive arrested over 'nut rage' incident Dec.26  3 workers die at nuke plant construction site Dec.21  S Korea holds cyber drill after hack Dec.13  Korean Air executive 'made steward bow over nut rage' Dec.11   Korean Air chair apologies over daughter's nut rage  Cho Yang-ho apologized for the behavior of his adult daughter who delayed a flight in an incident now dubbed 'nut rage'

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Nov.19  Head of ferry operator sentenced to 10 years in jail over April sinking Nov.10     Ferry captain sentenced to 36 years in jail
Map of Gwangju South Korea  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  South Korea ends search for victims of ferry disaster

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Oct.29  Samsung profit lowest in three years Oct.18  S Korea concert planner found dead Oct.17   At least 16 dead in vent grate collapse at concert in S. Korea
Map of Seongnam South 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'. North Korea

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Aug.13 Pope Francis makes first South Korean visit in 25 years


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Jul.21  South Korea police 'find body' of fugitive ferry boss

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Jun.21     South Korean soldier 'kills five comrades, wounds five'   A South Korean soldier has shot dead five comrades, injured five more and fled from an outpost near the border with North Korea, officials s...

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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

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Apr.28  S Korea president in ferry apology Apr.27 South Korean PM resigns over ferry
Apr.25     Divers find cabins crammed with bodies inside sunken ferry   48 girls obeyed the orders of crew and put on their life vests. They all crammed into a single room meant for 30. None of them survived 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'  Air pockets on stricken ferry offer hope for survivors 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...


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Mar.30 North, South Korea exchange fire across disputed western sea border


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Feb.23  S Korea-US military drills begin Feb.19 Two Koreas hold family reunions
. North Korea Feb.17  S Korea building collapse: At least eight dead Feb.4  Koreas agree to family reunions

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Sep.30  South Korea parades cruise missiles Jun.24  S.Korea sounds alert after official websites hacked 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
. North Korea Jan.30 S. Korea launches satellite Jan.24  N Korea warns South on sanctions

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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   Self-styled messiah Sun Myung Moon, whose Unification Church became famous for marrying thousands of people in a single ceremony, has died, aged... Aug.24  Samsung told to pay Apple $1bn Aug.1  Olympic badminton players disqualified Mar.26   Leaders warn over nuclear threat   World leaders have called for closer co-operation to tackle the threat of nuclear terrorism at a summit on nuclear security in Seoul Mar.24  Obama visits tense Koreas border Feb.19  S Korean drills despite threats Jan.14  S. Korean Couple rescued from Italian ship

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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

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Dec.23  N Koreans 'ready for sacred war' Dec.22  South Korea begins major military drills Dec.19 South Korea starts live-fire drill
Dec.12  S. Korean ship sinks, 4 dead, 17 missing Nov.27  US and S Korea begin exercises 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...
Oct.29  Korean family reunions go ahead  North Korea, South Korea exchange shots 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

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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

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

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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

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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

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

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

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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

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

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Jun.15  Presidents of Koreas sign peace accord