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Korea’s opposition parties meet to discuss ongoing political scandal
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Korea’s opposition parties meet to discuss ongoing political scandal

The leaders of the main and minor opposition parties met this morning to discuss ways to resolve the scandal… that has crippled state affairs. The meeting comes as President Park indicated that she would hand control of the Cabinet to

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Shares of Lotte Group plunge amid ongoing probe
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Shares of Lotte Group plunge amid ongoing probe

Shares in the country’s fifth largest conglomerate — Lotte Group — have plummeted over the past few days,… as Seoul prosecutors’ unprecedently intensive probe into the group continues. On Monday alone, one trillion won, or nearly one billion U.S. dollars

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Moon propose regional community, building upon free trade and peace
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Moon propose regional community, building upon free trade and peace

in the Chinese city of Chengdu president Mun Jane has attended a threeway Business Summit where he emphasized on the importance of free trade economic cooperation and peace on the Korean Peninsula for more we connect live to our presidential

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U.S. options regarding North Korea not currently focused on dialogue: White House
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U.S. options regarding North Korea not currently focused on dialogue: White House

The White House says it’s focused on pursuing aggressive, diplomatic and economic measures on North Korea… which do NOT include dialogue,… for the time being. White House Press Secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders said on Tuesday… the priority of the Trump

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Prosecutors announce interim results on ongoing Choi Soon-sil probe- political parties react
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Prosecutors announce interim results on ongoing Choi Soon-sil probe- political parties react

We start this morning with the probe into the sprawling political scandal,… which has been rumbling on for weeks. State prosecutors have indicted three key suspects, including President Park Geun-hye’s long-time confidante, Choi Soon-sil, but they’ve also identified the president

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Korea’s Constitution Day; history of constitution and ongoing discussions on possible amendment
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Korea’s Constitution Day; history of constitution and ongoing discussions on possible amendment

Constitutional revision. An unsolved task for more than a decade… with some administrations of the past, promising to deliver… but failing in the end. This time it may be different, with clear set goals and a timeline. But not all

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Prosecutors announce interim results on ongoing Choi Soon-sil probe
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Prosecutors announce interim results on ongoing Choi Soon-sil probe

Our starting point tonight: the intensive investigation into the spiraling political scandal linked to the top office… which has been ongoing for weeks. Prosecutors announced their interim results, indicted Choi Soon-sil and two former presidential aides. Oh Soo-young has our

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