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Ceremony held to unveil comfort women statues near Namsan Mountain

  Ceremony held to unveil comfort women statues near Namsan Mountain   Aug. 16, 2019 Global Korean Post - Koreanet By Kim Young Deok and Lee Jihae Photos = Kim Sunjoo Life-size statues of comfort woman Kim...

Documentary film on late comfort woman and activist opens

  Documentary film on late comfort woman and activist opens   Aug. 16, 2019 Global Korean Post - Koreanet by Kang Gahui and Kim Hwaya A feature-length documentary on the late Kim Bok-dong (1926-2019),...

Main throne hall at Gyeongbokgung Palace to be opened to public

  Main throne hall at Gyeongbokgung Palace to be opened to public   Aug. 16, 2019 Global Korean Post - Koreanet by Kang Gahui and Kim Hwaya Geunjeongjeon Hall, the largest hall at Seoul's Gyeongbokgung...

Thousands attend 1,400th weekly Seoul protest for comfort women

Thousands attend 1,400th weekly Seoul protest for comfort women   Aug. 16, 2019 Global Korean Post - Koreanet By Lee Kyoung Mi and Kim Minji Photos = Kim Sunjoo "The Japanese government should deliver a formal...

About South Korea

  About South Korea   July 26, 2019 Global Korean Post - Koreanet   Geographical and Topographical Features The Korean Peninsula (lat. 33˚ - 43˚; long. 124˚ - 132˚) lies in the middle...

Aug. 8 designated Island Day to promote domestic tourism

  Aug. 8 designated Island Day to promote domestic tourism   July 26, 2019 Global Korean Post - Koreanet By Song Baleun and Kim Hwaya To promote domestic islands as valuable resources of ecology, culture...

Health insurance now mandatory for all foreign residents

  Health insurance now mandatory for all foreign residents   July 19, 2019 Global Korean Post - Koreanet By Kim Hyelin and Kim Minji   Foreign residents staying in Korea for six months...

Women’s polo team scores Korea’s 1st goal in world tourney

  Women's polo team scores Korea's 1st goal in world tourney   July 19, 2019 Global Korean Post - Koreanet By Lee Kyoungmi and Lee Jihae The women's water polo team made...

World Aquatics Championships set to kick off in Gwangju

  World Aquatics Championships set to kick off in Gwangju   July 11, 2019 Global Korean Post - Koreanet ByXu Aiying and Kim Minji   The 18th FINA World Aquatics Championships is set to kick...

‘Bangtan Tour’ features top sites appearing in BTS videos, album covers

  'Bangtan Tour' features top sites appearing in BTS videos, album covers   July 12, 2019 Global Korean Post   - Koreanet By Park Hye Ri and Lee Jihae The Bangtan Tour, highlighting photo taking at...