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This page displays all Asia Society content on South Korea in reverse chronological order. For more Asia Society work on South Korea, please visit Asia Society Korea, established in 2007 with a mission to promote the understanding of Asia. Asia Society Korea aims to strengthen relationships and bridge differences across South Korea, Asia and the United States.

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South Korean volunteers in Santa Claus outfits wave before going out to hand out Christmas gifts to prematurly born babies in Seoul on December 2, 2010.
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Originally bombed by the US in 1950, the bridge was eventually dismantled by North Korea from its side shortly after the Korean War armistice.
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An attack by North Korea on Yeonpyeong island in the disputed waters of the Yellow Sea, killed two South Korean soldiers and wounded at least 14 others.
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A South Korean peacekeeping soldier with the United Nations Interim Forces in Lebanon (UNIFIL) displays his skills during a parade at their base in the southern Lebanese town of Tayr Dibba on October 27, 2010.
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The thought of sitting in a 200 degree Celsius clay kiln may seem like some form of torture to some. But to South Koreans, these clay kilns used to produced charcoal at night, are doubling as luxury spas by day.
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The increasing tensions between North and South Korea are threatening the stability of the Korean Peninsula.
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US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announces new sanctions during trip to Seoul.
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G8 leaders gather in Toronto.
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A report finds that the way to Kim Jong Il's heart is through his market.
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Asia Society remembers the former South Korean President.
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International dispute over history textbooks in East Asia.
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An essay about Korean women's role in society and its rapid change in the last century.