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South Korea Lifts Travel Ban On Japanese Journalist Charged With Defaming President

Reuters | Sohee Kim | Posted 06.14.2015 | Media

(Adds government reactions) By Sohee Kim SEOUL, April 14 (Reuters) - South Korea lifted a travel ban on a Japanese jour...

LA Would Be 'Unthinkable Without Its Korean Community'

AP | Posted 05.09.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- South Korea's president ended her first U.S. trip on Thursday by joining the governor of California and the mayor of Los Angeles in a t...

Obama To Meet With South Korean President To Discuss NKorea Threat

Reuters | Posted 06.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, April 15 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will meet with South Korean President Park Geun-hye on May 7 at the White House to discuss e...

South Korea Warns North Against Closing Kaesong

Reuters | Posted 06.08.2013 | World

SEOUL, April 9 (Reuters) - South Korean President Park Geun-hye said on Tuesday North Korea would hurt its credibilty as a place to do business if i...

Cooperating With China to Contain North Korea

Donald Gross | Posted 06.07.2013 | World
Donald Gross

As much as some U.S. policymakers and most American experts detest diplomacy with Pyongyang, they now face a pressing issue that has upended their earlier calculations. The U.S. must rely on diplomacy once again.

South Korea's New President Promises Era of 'Trustpolitik'

Tom Nagorski | Posted 04.29.2013 | World
Tom Nagorski

Vowing to usher in a fresh economic "miracle" and "an era of harmonious unification" on the Korean Peninsula, Park Geun-hye took the oath of office yesterday, becoming South Korea's 11th president and the first woman to hold the office.

South Korea's New President May Be Female, But She's No Women's Rights Crusader

Vishakha N. Desai | Posted 02.19.2013 | World
Vishakha N. Desai

In her campaign, Park Geun-hye used three words: Ready, Female, President.

A Look At New South Korean President's Policies

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.19.2012 | World

A brief look at key policies of South Korea's president-elect Park Geun-hye: Captions courtesy Associated Press. ...

Former Dictator's Daughter Elected South Korean President

AP | HYUNG-JIN KIM and FOSTER KLUG | Posted 02.18.2013 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — Park Geun-hye's election as South Korea's first female president could mean a new drive to start talks with bitter rival No...

Presidential Candidate Haunted By Dad's Dictatorship Legacy

AP | FOSTER KLUG | Posted 11.02.2012 | World

SEOUL, South Korea -- Carrying a bouquet of flowers, South Korean presidential candidate Park Geun-hye stepped forward to honor one of the martyrs in ...