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News South Korea: Ivanka Trump in South Korea affirms 'maximum pressure' on North Korea

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/ivanka-trump-south-korea-affirms-maximum-pressure-north/story?id=53327802
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

The U.S. delegation, which is to attend the Winter Games closing ceremony on Sunday, arrived at Incheon International Airport on Friday to layer upon layer of waiting reporters. "We are excited to attend the 2018 Winter Olympic Games to cheer for Team USA ...

News South Korea: As Ivanka visits South Korea, Trump targets the North

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/ivanka-visits-south-korea-trump-targets-north-164747722.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

WASHINGTON — President Trump announced Friday that the United States was imposing a new round of sanctions taking aim at North Korea, the latest effort to tighten the economic vise in response to the Stalinist regime’s nuclear and ballistic missile ...

News South Korea: The 'forgotten' My Lai: South Korea's Vietnam War massacres

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/vietnam-war-south-korea-grapples-with-my-lai-style-atrocities/ar-BBJvMTL
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

(CNN)Tran Thi Duoc was 16 when the soldiers came to her village. They wore camouflaged uniforms and helmets and carried long, black rifles. Behind them, in a neighboring hamlet to the northwest, she and other villagers could see smoke from burning houses ...

News South Korea: South Korea says US sanctions on North will bolster U.N. resolutions

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/olympics-2018-northkorea-southkorea/south-korea-says-us-sanctions-on-north-will-bolster-u-n-resolutions-idUSS6N1GM02Q
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

SEOUL, Feb 24 (Reuters) - South Korea said on Saturday new U.S. sanctions on North Korea will bolster international community compliance with U.N. resolutions aimed at pressing the isolated state to give up its development of nuclear weapons. “New U.S ...

News South Korea: As the Olympics end, South Korea asks: Was the cost worth it?

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/as-the-olympics-end-south-korea-asks-was-the-cost-worth-it/ar-BBJwSnI
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Over 100 events, nearly 3,000 athletes, more than 300 medals -- and a check for $13 billion. That's the cost of holding the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The hefty price Olympic host countries pay have prompted some experts to ask ...

News South Korea: Does photo finish show South Korean snowboarder actually losing?

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/photo-finish-show-south-korean-snowboarder-actually-losing-062545852.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

South Korean snowboarder Lee Sang-Ho recorded one of the closest victories of the Winter Olympics, beating out Slovenia’s Zan Kosir by .01 in the semifnals of the parallel giant slalom event. But should the result have been the other way around?

News South Korea: Ivanka Trump Meets South Korean Leader

News channel or source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/ivanka-trump-meets-south-korean-leader-1519391599
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

GANGNEUNG, South Korea—U.S. presidential adviser Ivanka Trump arrived in Seoul on Friday as South Korea’s leader faced a backlash for agreeing to host a North Korean general blamed for the deaths of 46 South Korean sailors. Ms. Trump, daughter of ...

News South Korea: Opinion | South Korea's faith-based Olympic diplomacy

News channel or source: https://www.commercialappeal.com/story/opinion/contributors/2018/02/24/opinion-south-koreas-faith-based-olympic-diplomacy/369906002/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

As the Winter Olympics near its closing ceremony, who can forget the opening? Strikingly handsome athletes the world over laughed and danced as each paraded into the massive Olympic stadium. And then came that amazing moment when North Korean and South ...

News South Korea: Ivanka Trump Meets With South Korean President, Briefly Discusses North Korea

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/ivanka-trump-brings-star-power-to-olympics-/4267393.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Few expect any diplomatic breakthroughs from Ivanka Trump’s visit to South Korea to lead the U.S. delegation at the closing ceremonies of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games. The daughter of U.S. President Donald Trump paid a visit to South Korean ...

News South Korea: Lindsey Vonn gets emotional about leaving her grandfather's ashes in South Korea

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/2018/02/22/lindsey-vonn-gets-emotional-about-leaving-her-grandfathers-ashes-in-south-korea.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Lindsey Vonn came to South Korea with the goal of taking home an Olympic medal and leaving behind something even more special. She did both. The American ski great said Thursday she recently scattered some of the ashes of her grandfather, who served during ...