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News South Korea » History: 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

This reckoning, which jarred with South Korea's own history of abuse by foreign powers and mass killings, is still going on today and remains a deeply sensitive subject. South Korea's 'crucial' role In September 1965, President Park Chung-hee, a former ...

News South Korea » History: The Olympics Brought North and South Korea Together. But Hope for a Unified Korea Is 'Withering Away'

News channel or source: http://time.com/5164622/2018-winter-olympics-korean-history/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

TIME: As an expert in the history of this region, as you watch the world focused on the Korean peninsula during the Olympics, what goes through your mind? KYUNG MOON HWANG: There are a lot of parallels that can be drawn to South Korea’s previous hosting ...

News South Korea » History: The Olympics could help solve the Korean crisis — if South Korea allows it

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/made-by-history/wp/2018/02/11/the-olympics-could-help-solve-the-korean-crisis-if-south-korea-allows-it/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

As North Korea’s foreign minister, he was directly involved in Pyongyang’s efforts to ruin the last South Korean Olympics, in 1988. In many ways, the world in which those Games took place was very different. The wall stood tall in Berlin, dividing the ...

News South Korea » History: Fifty-Eight Years After Making History, Kyung Soon Yim Discusses His Unlikely Olympic Past

News channel or source: https://www.si.com/olympics/2018/02/22/south-korea-ski-jump-kyung-soon-yim
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea—We usually talk about the winners ... Way down below the tower’s top observatory deck, the Daegwanryoung Ski History Museum tells the history of skiing through a collection of photos and memorabilia, with a particular focus ...

News South Korea » History: US: North Korea canceled meeting with Pence at last minute

News channel or source: https://www.ksl.com/index.php?nid=157&sid=46265451&title=us-north-korea-canceled-meeting-with-pence-at-last-minute
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence was all set to hold a history-making meeting with North Korean officials during the Winter Olympics in South Korea, but Kim Jong Un's government canceled at the last minute, the Trump administration said Tuesday.

News South Korea » History: Pence, North Korea 'planned secret Olympic meeting'

News channel or source: http://www.france24.com/en/20180221-usa-pence-north-korea-planned-secret-olympic-meeting
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Vice President Mike Pence was all set to hold a history-making meeting with North Korean officials during the Winter Olympics in South Korea, but Kim Jong Un's government canceled at the last minute, the Trump administration said Tuesday. A potential ...

News South Korea » History: What South Korea can learn from Germany

News channel or source: https://historynewsnetwork.org/article/168343
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

He lives in South Bend, Indiana. When athletes from North and South Korea marched onto the field under the same flag in Pyeongchang on February 9, this was not the first time that two fiercely antagonistic states, one socialist and the other capitalist ...

News South Korea » History: North Korea and South Korea Compete as One for the First Time in Olympic History

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/more-sports/north-korea-and-south-korea-compete-as-one-for-the-first-time-in-olympic-history/ar-BBIXxGE
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Every time Switzerland scored a goal against Korea’s unified women’s hockey team on Saturday night in Gangneung, the 100-plus member North Korean cheerleading squad, women all dressed in red jackets and white winter hats, began to chant in Korean.

News South Korea » History: Dog Meat's Controversial History, From the Ancients to the Winter Olympics

News channel or source: https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2018/02/dog-meat-south-korea-olympics-explainer-spd/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Here, we take a closer look at the controversial issue of dog meat, in Korea and around the world. Is dog meat legal in South Korea? There are no legal consequences for selling dog meat in South Korea, though it is officially classified as “detestable ...

News South Korea » History: NBC apologizes over analyst's remarks on South Korea's colonial history

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/12/c_136970490.htm
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

NEW YORK, Feb. 12 (Xinhua) -- America's National Broadcasting Company (NBC) has apologized for its analyst's remarks on South Korea's colonial history made during the live broadcasting of PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games opening ceremony. "(Japan was) a ...