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  1. News - Asia - KOREA

    South Korea’s ex-spy chief indicted in election scandal

    Posted Jun 14th 2013, 01:15pm

    ... Associated Press in Seoul South Korea’s former spy chief was indicted on charges of meddling last year’s presidential elections by ordering an online smear campaign against opposition ... It is not clear if or how the effort affected the elections.   ...

  2. News - Asia - KOREA

    Seoul warns North against election meddling

    Posted Sep 26th 2012, 10:09am by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul South Korea on Wednesday threatened a strong military response to any provocative act by North Korea aimed at influencing the South’s presidential election ... government has decided to urge North Korea to stop immediately its attempts to influence the presidential election, which have recently been on a sharp increase,” presidential spokesman Park Jeong-Ha ...

  3. News - Asia - KOREA

    South Korean presidential favourite runs into trouble

    Posted Oct 11th 2012, 11:21am by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... Party, are particularly embarrassing for a candidate running on a national unity platform. “The problems will soon be sorted out,” Park told reporters on Tuesday, but with the election just 70 ... responsibility for the scepticism raised over [Park’s] election victory”. But the infighting has continued, with other key campaign advisers threatening to resign after Park sought to broaden her appeal ...

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    Hyundai labour union to strike for 4 hours

    Posted Aug 20th 2013, 04:56pm by Associated Press in Seoul

    ... elected hard-line leaders. Earlier this year, Hyundai workers refused to work overtime for three weeks. That resulted in lost output of 83,000 vehicles worth US$1.5 billion, according ...

  5. News - Asia - KOREA

    South Korea lawmaker arrested in alleged rebellion plot

    Posted Sep 06th 2013, 10:03am by Associated Press in Seoul

    ... to divert criticism of illegal online campaigning it allegedly conducted ahead of last December’s presidential election. Critics say Lee had little to back up the alleged plot, and note that past ...

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    North Korea condemns Lee’s Yeonpyeong island visit

    Posted Oct 20th 2012, 04:00pm by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... tensions and rally support for the conservative ruling party ahead of December elections. The spokesman also reiterated Pyongyang’s opposition to the Northern Limit Line (NLL) – a frontier drawn ... presidential election in December to “create conditions favourable for the conservative ruling party’s stay in power”. Lee is unable to run for a second presidential term in the election because ...

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    South Korean president issues controversial pardons

    Posted Jan 29th 2013, 10:55am by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... speculation that his brother’s case had been rushed through the court to make him eligible for a presidential pardon. Lee’s successor, president-elect Park Geun-Hye, had strongly criticised Lee’s ...

  8. News - Asia - KOREA

    North Korea threatens South over UN sanctions

    Posted Jan 25th 2013, 11:33am by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... enemy”. The North’s reaction poses an early challenge to both US President Barack Obama at the start of his second term, and to South Korean president-elect Park Geun-hye, who takes office in one ...

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    North Korea preparing for missile launch

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 12:12pm by Agence France-Presse in Tokyo

    ... election next month, the Asahi said. North Korea has not announced any plans to launch a rocket. Immediate confirmation by the Japanese government was not available. In Seoul, a South Korean ...

  10. News - Asia - KOREA

    North Korean soldier defects after shooting officers

    Posted Oct 06th 2012, 02:22pm by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... heightened tensions ahead of the South’s presidential election in December. “Six gunshots were heard and our guards spotted a North Korean soldier crossing the military demarcation line,” a spokesman ... 19 presidential election in the South. “Apart from anything else, this is a real embarrassment for the North as the soldiers deployed along the border are supposedly the most loyal to (North ...




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