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Why South Koreans don't worry about Kim Jong Il

06/28/2009 05:12 am 05:12:01 | Updated May 25, 2011

Despite a declaration of war from North Korea, many South Koreans seem unfazed.
Despite a declaration of war from North Korea, many South Koreans seem unfazed.

Sohn Jie-Ae

CNN Seoul Correspondent

Despite its declaration of war, North Korea is just not on the minds of many South Koreans.

People on the streets of Seoul have been calm, and going about business as usual. No sign of fear.

And overnight — at 4 A.M. — 200 South Korean soccer fans were fixated on a movie screen, watching a soccer match between Manchester United and Barcelona.

North Korea’s threats were not keeping these South Koreans from cheering on the first Korean, in fact the

Read more on CNN / Anderson Cooper 360°

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