Kim Young-soon was a celebrated dancer who moved among North Korea's elite before she was sent to prison for nine years. Her crime? Knowing a secret about the private life of heir apparent Kim Jong-il.
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North Korean computer hackers were responsible for bringing down the network of a South Korean bank last month, prosecutors in Seoul said on Tuesday, in the latest of a string of cyber attacks thought to have originated from the secretive state.
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President Lee Myung-bak on Tuesday named Korea’s Ambassador to Vietnam Park Suk-hwan as the first vice foreign minister in a reshuffle that also replaced four other vice-ministerial posts and three presidential secretaries.
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HCM City's bookshops are busy with customers looking for Vietnamese versions of well-known foreign titles to read on Tet (Lunar New Year) holidays.
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Economic cooperation between Vietnam and South Korea will see future robust development, Korean Minister of Industry, Commerce and Energy, Kim Young-Ju, told VIR's Dong Hoa during his recent four-day visit to Vietnam.
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Two Koreas’ officials met on Jan. 19 at the Kaesong joint industrial complex to discuss ways to promote operations there.
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SEOUL - Red Cross officials from North and South Korea begin three days of talks on Wednesday in a rare contact between the rivals to discuss the plight of families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War.
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Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Gia Khiem received the diplomat and said the visit was special as the two countries looked forward to the anniversary celebration.
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