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The U.S. asked South Korea to ban Huawei, which South Korea rejected

The U.S. asked South Korea to ban Huawei, which South Korea rejected

At the fifth Korea-U.S. Strategic Economic Dialogue on October 14, the U.S. government moved out of Huawei’s 5G issue to pressure South Korea to rule it out of the 5G network, Yonhap reported. But South Korean officials rejected the request, citing “corporate-owned” reasons. Yonhap quoted an anonymous South Korean diplomat …

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South Korea’s president sent condolences to Trump

South Korea's president sent condolences to Trump

On October 2, South Korean President Moon Jae-in sent condolences to US President Trump and his wife who had previously announced that they tested positive for the new coronavirus, saying that he and his wife and the Korean people hoped for a speedy recovery. According to Yonhap News Agency, on …

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South Korea urgently suspends free flu vaccination

South Korea urgently suspends free flu vaccination

According to Yonhap News Agency, in order to prevent the simultaneous occurrence of influenza and the new coronavirus pandemic, South Korea plans to launch free influenza vaccination for 19 million people from September 22. However, because of some companies exposed the vaccine to room temperature during transportation, this plan was …

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South Korea raised Beirut tourist alert level, advising citizens to evacuate

South Korea raised Beirut tourist alert level, advising citizens to evacuate

South Korea raised Beirut tourist alert level, advising citizens to evacuate South Korea’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on the 11th, considering that the explosion in the Lebanese capital Beirut caused the local medical system to be paralyzed and days of large-scale demonstrations, the government decided to increase the travel …

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Abe statue kneeling to a comfort women statue at South Korea

Abe kneeling statue

South Korea Botanic Garden in Pyeongchang in the country’s northeast, has set an “Abe Kneeling” statues lately. Recently, South Korea’s Botanical Garden erected a statue of “Abe Kneeling”. According to Japanese media reports, this statue is based on Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and depicts Abe kneeling in front of …

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