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Photo of the Day: Feasting at the Food Market in South Korea

People enjoy a traditional Korean meal at a local market in Seoul, South Korea on April 5, 2015. (Brad Hammonds/ Flickr)
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People enjoy a traditional Korean meal at a local market in Seoul, South Korea on April 5, 2015. (Brad Hammonds/Flickr) 

Weekly Rewind: India's First 'Lesbian Ad,' China's Green Revolution, and Understanding the South China Sea Conflict

A China Coast Guard ship (L) chases a Vietnam Coast Guard vessel near the site of a Chinese drilling oil rig being installed at the disputed water in the South China Sea off Vietnam's central coast. (Photo credit should read Hoang Dinh Nam/AFP/Getty Images)
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Our latest Weekly Rewind, featuring some of the best Asia-related content you may have missed from the past seven days.

Photo of the Day: A Different Perspective in South Korea

A pagoda inside Gyeongbok Palace lights up as night falls in Seoul, South Korea on May 10, 2015. (Brad Hammonds/Flickr)
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A pagoda inside Gyeongbok Palace lights up as night falls in Seoul, South Korea on May 10, 2015. (Brad Hammonds/Flickr)

Interview: Hines Ward on Steeler Nation, South Korea, and the 'Mount Rushmore' of Broadcasting

Hines Ward. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
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Hines Ward on his first return to South Korea in 2006: "It made me really proud of my Korean side and I am still grateful to the Korean people for their continued support and love."

Photo of the Day: A Rainbow of Lanterns in South Korea

Rows of brightly colored lanterns make for a dazzling display in Busan, South Korea on May 5, 2015. (Olivier Roux/Flickr)
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Rows of brightly colored lanterns make for a dazzling display in Busan, South Korea on May 5, 2015. (Olivier Roux/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: A Mirrored Sunrise in South Korea

Sunrise over a tranquil landscape is reflected in the mirror-like lake in Dodamsambong, South Korea on May 11, 2015. (Lee ki hyeok/Flickr)
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Sunrise over a tranquil landscape is reflected in the mirror-like lake in Dodamsambong, South Korea on May 11, 2015. (Lee ki hyeok/Flickr)

Video: 'At the End of the Day, China Has North Korea's Back'

L to R: Barbara Demick, Hitoshi Tanaka, Evans J.R. Revere, and Victor Cha discuss security in Northeast Asia (Ellen Wallop/Asia Society)
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Panelists with expertise on Northeast Asia discuss relationships in the region and what security threats have arisen from North Korea and other issues.

Asia-Pacific Trade in 2014: A Year of Hedging Bets and Weaving Intricate Webs

Leaders from the Trans-Pacific Partnership take part in a meeting at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing on November 10, 2014. From left: Vietnam’s Vu Hu Hoang, U.S. Trade Representative Mike Froman, U.S. President Barack Obama, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, and Singapore’s Ow Foong Pheng. (Mandel Ngan/Getty Images)
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Shom Sen, a former Wadsworth Fellow with the Asia Society Policy Institute, assesses major developments in Asia-Pacific trade negotiations and agreements and their implications for regional relations.

Interview: How History and Present-Day Realities Affect Japan-South Korea Relations

U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel (L) meets with South Korean Defense Minister Kim Kwan-jin (R) and Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera (C) May 31, 2014 in Singapore. Hagel traveled to Singapore to attend the 13th Asia Security Summit. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/Getty Images)
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Alexis Dudden analyzes the influence of historical narratives and contemporary pressures on Japan-South Korea relations, ahead of a related event at Asia Society New York on June 19.

Interview: Building the Future of Japanese-South Korean Diplomacy

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) and South Korean President Park Geun-hye arrive for a trilateral meeting with the U.S. president in The Hague on March 25, 2014. (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)
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Professor Chung-in Moon comments on the state and future Japan-South Korea relations in advance of the Asia Society Policy Institute’s related event on June 19.