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News South Korea » People: South Korea wants to build casino industry where all are welcome but Koreans

News channel or source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/winter-olympics-2018/2018/02/23/south-korea-wants-build-casino-industry-where-all-welcome-but-koreans/366031002/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

But as I approached the door, where they asked for my passport, a large sign indicated there was one group of people I wouldn’t see inside: Locals. According to the World Casino Directory, there are 23 casinos in South Korea scattered throughout the country.

News South Korea » People: South Korea's Army Has 560,000 Troops Ready to Take on Kim Jong Un

News channel or source: http://www.nationalinterest.org/blog/the-buzz/south-koreas-army-has-560000-troops-ready-take-kim-jong-un-24644
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

South Korea has traditionally maintained a large army, in part because a large army is necessary to properly guard the 160 mile-long demilitarized zone, and in part because the Korean People’s Army is also manpower-intensive. This has led to the unusual ...

News South Korea » People: South Korea to announce joint military drill plan with U.S. before April

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-northkorea-missiles/south-korea-to-announce-joint-military-drill-plan-with-u-s-before-april-idUSKCN1G407W?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

South Korea’s Unification Minister Cho Myong-gyon said talks to ... North Korea’s official name is the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK). Tensions on the Korean peninsula have eased since last year resulting in inter-Korean talks and ...

News South Korea » People: South Korea market brings people, cultures together

News channel or source: http://www.wralsportsfan.com/south-korea-market-brings-people-cultures-together/17366923/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Gangneung, South Korea — The Gangneung Market is one of the larger meeting places south of Seoul in South Korea. It's a place for people to gather, to gab and forget about Google. This is a place where humanity chooses to rendezvous. It's also a place ...

News South Korea » People: Ivanka Trump Flies Commercial to South Korea to Attend Olympics

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/peopleandplaces/ivanka-trump-flies-commercial-to-south-korea-to-attend-olympics/vp-BBJvsBh
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

It's a diplomatic "charm offensive" at the winter Olympics as Ivanka Trump arrived in South Korea looking chic in a black and white houndstooth coat with a white turtleneck. There was no private jet for the first daughter as she flew commercial via Korean ...

News South Korea » People: Perhaps It’s Time For South Korea To Go Nuclear

News channel or source: http://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/perhaps-its-time-for-south-korea-to-go-nuclear/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

The regime is focused on self-preservation. Officials in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea told me they had no intention of being “swallowed” by the South. But South Korea does not threaten Pyongyang’s security. Last summer my North Korean ...

News South Korea » People: South Koreans react to their president’s historic invitation to North Korea

News channel or source: https://mic.com/articles/188043/south-koreans-react-to-their-presidents-historic-invitation-to-north-korea
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Personally, I think it’s a good thing for North Korea to participate. Those are my feelings as a South Korean citizen. This is because we are the same people, originally from one nation, and we should move toward the future together someday. We should ...

News South Korea » People: US, S. Korea Military Exercises Could End Outreach to Nuclear North

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/us-south-korea-joint-military/4265609.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The Korean People’s Army in North Korea trains ... what is basically a temporary “freeze for freeze” proposal, suspending both the U.S.-South Korea joint drills and North Korean provocations that China and Russia have been advocating to reduce ...

News South Korea » People: North Korea defector reveals grim truth ‘behind the smile’ of despot Kim’s shadowy sister

News channel or source: https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/922085/north-korea-news-kim-jong-un-sister-kim-yo-jong-winter-olympics-south-korea
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Ms Kim's visit was obsessed over by South Korean commentators and press, who dubbed her the ‘Ivanka Trump of North Korea’. She was the first member ... He said: “The truth is, many young people inside the country today understand how life under ...

News South Korea » People: Report: U.S. Pacific Command developing South Korea evacuation plans

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2018/02/20/Report-US-Pacific-Command-developing-South-Korea-evacuation-plans/1001519177722/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The U.S. evacuation strategy includes comprehensive measures that provide details like places of assembly in South Korea for U.S. noncombatants, and evacuation drills for the people involved. Garver's statement comes after Head of U.S. Pacific Command Harry B.