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North Korea provokes world again; fires short-range ballistic missiles into sea

The missiles were fired from the southwest Hwanghae province and landed in the ocean.

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Japan hits back over Beijing and Seoul WW-II proposal

China and S Korea have reportedly discussed joining forces for the 70th anniversary next year of Japan’s defeat in WW II.

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North Korea wants cancellation of South Korea-US drills

North Korea might boycott the Asian Games if the drills go ahead in the same manner as in previous years.

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Seoul: North Korea fires more missiles

The 1950-53 Korean War ended with an armistice and not a peace treaty.

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South Korea: Ferry survivors return to school amid tears, grief

Of the 325 students on a class trip to the southern holiday island of Jeju, 75 were rescued, 245 died and 5 are still missing.

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Search on for South Korea soldier who killed 5 comrades

Yim fled with his weapon, but it wasn’t clear how much live ammunition he had.

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Fugitive’s wife arrested over S Korean ferry disaster

Kwon Yun-Ja, 72, was arrested at a flat in the southern suburbs of Seoul following a successful ambush, Yonhap news agency said.

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Review confirms basis of Japan’s sex slave apology

Top Japanese officials protested the drills, but South Korean officials said the exercises were routine and rejected Tokyo’s demands to cancel them.

Govt mulls halting NMDC iron ore exports

Commerce ministry called a meet on June 5 to deliberate a proposal to stop NMDC from exporting 2.5 million tonne iron ore to Japan and South Korea.

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Fire kills 21 at South Korean hospital for elderly

Police declined to provide further details, saying the cause of the fire was still being investigated.

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Fire at South Korean bus terminal kills 6

Fire was suspected to have started during welding work in the basement of the building in Goyang city, north of Seoul.

Read more: fire, Seoul, South Korea
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North Korea shelling a likely warning, not attack

South Korean navy fired warning shots to repel three North Korean warships that violated the disputed sea boundary.

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South Korea’s president apologises for ferry disaster, says she will disband coast guard

The president’s plans require parliamentary approval, according to her office.

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Search for missing ferry passengers put on hold

More than three weeks after the ferry sank, 29 passengers remain missing, 275 bodies recovered so far, most of them high school students.

Read more: Seoul, Sewol, South Korea
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Divers retrieve two more bodies in S Korea ferry disaster

Bodies were found late on Saturday in the inverted, submerged ship, bringing the confirmed death toll from the April 16 disaster to 275.