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Breaking News: School official commits suicide as hopes for ferry passengers diminish
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Ansan :: South Korea | updated 2014-04-18 20:51:59 -0700 | disasters-news

An assistant principal from the high school attended by hundreds of students aboard the South Korean ferry that sank in the Yellow Sea this week committed suicide Friday outside a gymnasium where parents of the presumed victims had gathered. Kang...
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Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2014-04-18 20:51:59 -0700 | disasters-news

The deputy director of the school south of Seoul, whose students sank a ferry, has been found dead. According to local press reports, the body of Min-Kyu Kang, 52, was found hanging from a tree, so it seems that this...
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Breaking News: The captain of the sunken ferry, two arrested South Korean crew in crash
Posted by: Jonalyn26

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2014-04-18 20:51:59 -0700 | disasters-news

The captain of a South Korean vessel sank was arrested Saturday on suspicion of abandonment and neglect of the people in need, as the researchers looked to see if the order to evacuate came too late to save lives. Two...
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Breaking News: Authorities arrest South Korean ferry captain; rescued school principal kills self
Posted by: ShabeeGloria

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2014-04-18 20:57:15 -0700 | disasters-news

Authorities detained the captain of a South Korean ferry that sank on Wednesday, leaving 29 people dead and 270 missing, a majority of them high school children and teachers. Lee Jun-seok, 69, and two other crew members of the sunken...
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Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2013-11-19 11:03:28 -0800 | disasters-news

Two people were killed in a helicopter crash in the South Korean capital. According to police, the helicopters crashed into a 35-storey residential building in southern Seoul. The crash occurred in thick fog near Samson-dong, home to the advantage of...
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Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2014-03-29 01:45:31 -0700 | disasters-news

SEOUL - The North Korean regime publicly executed 80 people in seven cities across the country for minor offenses like watching South Korean movies, distributing pornography or possessing bibles, said Sunday the South Korean daily Joongang. EFE Neighboring country authorities...
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Breaking News: Chinese cargo ship sunk off coast of South Korea with 19 crew members
Posted by: riasatkhan

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2013-10-16 09:13:06 -0700 | disasters-news

A Chinese cargo ship has sunk off the coast of South Korea with all nineteen crew members missing. According to South Korean coastguard‚ rescuers have been unable to reach the vessel due to stormy weather conditions in the southeastern port...
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Breaking News: North Korea caution of 'all-out war', advise US to bring to a standstill military drills
Posted by: Maliktasawer

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2013-10-15 15:13:06 -0700 | disasters-news

North Korea on Saturday issues a fresh caution of an “all-out war”, point of view the United States to stop military drills and what it explains as “nuclear blackmail”. In a thinly veiled danger to strike the United States, the...
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Breaking News: South Korea, US sign new pact to rein in North Korean nuclear threat
Posted by: Robert Myles

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2013-10-05 15:22:20 -0700 | disasters-news

Defense ministers from the United States and South Korea Wednesday signed a new agreement aimed at deterring North Korea from deploying nuclear and other weapons of mass destruction. The new agreement follows months of threatening rhetoric from Pyongyang, under the...
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Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2014-03-29 01:45:52 -0700 | disasters-news

United States and the Republic of Korea / Kazakhstan / approved October 2 plan in case of an emergency on the Korean peninsula. It was informed by the Ministry of Defense. It painted the Allies in response to Pyongyang's threat...
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Breaking News: A South Korean soldier shot and killed a man who tried to cross the North
Posted by: rsa76

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2014-03-21 00:49:30 -0700 | disasters-news

Seoul - A South Korean army soldier shot and killed today a man trying to cross North Korea border swimming across the Imjin River, sources with the Armed Forces of South Korea. As revealed by the military itself, a soldier...
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Breaking News: Chemical weapons must be punished: U.N. Chief
Posted by: Ghazal Irshad

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2013-09-08 02:17:45 -0700 | disasters-news

The United Nation’s chief Ban Ki-Moon told to the CNN that, usage of chemical weapons against humanity is a crime and should be punished in Syria. To confirm this situation, a repost to the Syrian government has been sent and...
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Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2014-02-16 15:37:12 -0800 | disasters-news

South Korean court acquits defector from North Korea, accused of spying for North Korea The defendant by the name of Yu was accused of passing information to the intelligence bureau of North Korea about 200 defectors living in South Korea....
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Posted by: maniawan

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2013-12-11 13:08:15 -0800 | disasters-news

During the 1950-53 many families were separted between South& North Korea during when the conflict got a serious edge between these two countries. Now North Korea's Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of Korea.has showed its agreement for reunion of these...
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Posted by: maniawan

Seoul :: South Korea | updated 2013-12-03 11:17:02 -0800 | disasters-news

The Unites States and South Korea as they were already partner in the region . They now started a new edge of this partnership by starting military drills as a prepartion against any possible invasion by North Korea. South Korean...
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