South Korean President Moon Jae In congratulates BTS and ARMY on reaching #1 on Billboard 200

Congratulations to the Seven Music-loving Boys and Their Wings, ‘ARMY’! The songs, dance, dreams and enthusiasm of BTS 방탄소년단 energized and gave strength to young people around the world. I congratulate BTS on topping the Billboard 200 with their …

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South Korean President Moon Jae-in Congratulates BTS on First No. 1 Album

South Korean President Moon Jae-in took a few minutes out of his very busy schedule to congratulate K-pop phenomenon BTS on the group’s first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200. On Monday (May 28), about two days after meeting with North Korean leader Kim …

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North Korea sacks top three military officials, as nuclear summit nears

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un oversees the launch of a Hwasong-12 rocket with senior commanders in this image from August last year. Three top generals have been sacked, according to the US and South Korea. Photograph: STR/AFP/Getty Images North Korea …

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South Korea suffers confidence-jolting 3-1 loss to Bosnia and Herzegovina

Edin Visca (L) of Bosnia and Herzegovina in action against Kim Min-woo (R) of South Korea during the International Friendly soccer match between South Korea and Bosnia and Herzegovina at the Jeonju World Cup Stadium in Jeonju, South Korea, June 1, 2018.

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South Korea 1 Bosnia and Herzegovina 3: Visca treble dents World Cup preparations

Edin Visca’s superb hat-trick fired Bosnia and Herzegovina to victory over South Korea, as the hosts’ World Cup preparations took a hit. South Korea’s World Cup preparations hit a stumbling block as they were beaten 3-1 by Bosnia and Herzegovina in a …

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South Korea, Japan defense chiefs divided over future of North’s shorter-range ballistic missiles

Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera said Saturday that it is important not to reward North Korea for only agreeing to dialogue and it must take concrete action to dismantle all of its nuclear and ballistic missile programs – including shorter-range weapons that threaten Japan. His South Korean counterpart urged support for dialogue to help North Korea join the international community, saying its leader, Kim Jong Un, must be given the benefit of the doubt.

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Spy Squad, Politicians Target South Korea’s Peeping Toms

Hidden-camera sex crimes have become so prevalent in South Korea that Seoul has a 50-person squad to sweep public restrooms, and President Moon Jae-in has made the issue a national priority.

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