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2 Koreas meet for highest level talks in 5 years

2 Koreas meet for highest level talks in 5 years

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Park Geun-hye

By Hyung-Jin Kim and Foster Klug
Associated Press

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea’s presumptive No. 2 and other members of Pyongyang’s inner circle met with South Korean officials Saturday in the rivals’ highest level face-to-face talks in five years, a possible indication that both sides are interested in pursuing better ties after months of animosity. Read the full story

Posted in Vol 33 No 42 | 10/11-10/17, World NewsComments (0)

South Korea elects its first woman president

South Korea elects its first woman president

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Park Geun-hye

By Staff
The Associated Press

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Park Geun-hye, daughter of a divisive military strongman from South Korea’s authoritarian era, was elected the country’s first female president Wednesday, Dec. 19, a landmark win that could mean a new drive to start talks with rival North Korea. Read the full story

Posted in Vol 31 No 52 | 12/22-12/28, World NewsComments (0)


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