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Korea Times - Opinion

President Moon Jae-in came up with an official response Monday to the death of a South Korean official who was killed by North Koreans in the North's territorial waters. Moon exp...

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Prosecutors have cleared away questions regarding whether Justice Minister Choo Mi-ae exercised influence to get her son's sick leave extended when he was performing his military...

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Even before annexing Korea in 1910, the Japanese began constructing a railway line from Busan to Seoul and Pyongyang and on to the Chinese...

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Fascism can be defined as a post-monarchical form of authoritarian nationalism, and is usually placed on the far right of the political sp...

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Difficulty knocks on the door out of nowhere. Adversity comes in many forms. We all bound to face hardships from which it seems there is n...

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Following the Sino-Japanese War of 1894-95, the British government increased its naval strength in the Far East. In early summer of 1896, ...

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In the late 19th century, life aboard a British warship (especially along the Korean peninsula) was often monotonous with gunnery and deck...

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In the late hours of September 20, 1875, the Japanese warship Un'yo anchored off Yeongjong Island (where the Incheon International Airport...

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The United States of America is a term that contains in it all the hope and all the contradictions of our country, and of the Americas. Th...

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Around the same time that China's Politburo member Yang Jiechi had an article printed, Foreign Minister Wang Yi articulated China's positi...

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If not for the stubborn COVID-19 pandemic, people could have been jubilant as is the case every year for their traditional Chuseok holiday...

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At Seoul's sprawling Dongdaemun Market, among the thousands of items on sale are T-shirts of Ernesto "Che" Guevara wearing a rakish black ...

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As the 2020 U.S. presidential elections approach, it is extraordinary to see how the Trump administration has transformed America's relati...

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Donald Trump and Joe Biden met for the first presidential debate on Tuesday with not just themselves, but "Brand America" itself on the ba...

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The number of foreigners living in Korea, such as marriage immigrants, foreign workers and students, stands at about 2.5 million and they ...

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On Thursday evening, Jang Hye-young of the minor opposition Justice Party posted about her latest work in the country's National Assembly....

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Korea has done a marvelous job in handling the coronavirus. There has been a recent spike, but like previous spikes, they have controlled ...

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Korea is going through an uneasy, trying time. To the surprise of many, those in power, after glorious promises of justice, equal opportun...

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STOCKHOLM - EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen offered an upbeat assessment in her first annual policy report ("state of the uni...

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Let's call President Donald Trump's election-time economic sanctions against Cuba what they truly are: a political play to run up the margins of his Cuban American vote...

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On Monday, the CDC posted and then retracted a statement about COVID-19 being an "airborne" disease. While switch generated tons of attention from the press, infectious...

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The more than 170 cases in Maine's largest COVID-19 outbreak, spread out across several counties and multiple locations, have been connected by more than the virus. The...

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1878-First Portuguese immigrants arrive in Hawaii - 1898-City of NY established - 1939- Germany & Russia agree to partition Poland - 1941-3,721 Jews are buried alive at Babi Yar ravine (near Kiev) Ukraine - 1944-Calais reoccupied by Allies - 1946-22 Nazi leaders found guilty of war crim...

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