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South Korea: Country in East Asia
South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (ROK), is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and sharing a land border with North Korea. Its western border is formed by the Yellow Sea, while its eastern border is defined by the Sea of Japan. South Korea claims to be the sole legitimate government of the entire peninsula and adjacent islands. It has a population of 51.75 million, of which roughly half live in the Seoul Capital Area, the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the world. Other major cities include Incheon, Busan, and Daegu.

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South Korea: Chinese & Russian aircraft enter KADIZ; JCS say airspace not violated | Oneindia News [Video]

South Korea: Chinese & Russian aircraft enter KADIZ; JCS say airspace not violated | Oneindia News

On Wednesday, two Chinese and six Russian warplanes entered South Korea's air defense identification zone (KADIZ) without notice. According to the Yonhap news agency report, Seoul's Joint Chiefs of..

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Ghana keep hopes of last 16 alive with dramatic win over South Korea [Video]

Ghana keep hopes of last 16 alive with dramatic win over South Korea

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Ghana beat South Korea 3-2 to keep World Cup hopes alive [Video]

Ghana beat South Korea 3-2 to keep World Cup hopes alive

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Ghana, South Korea both make three changes for World Cup clash [Video]

Ghana, South Korea both make three changes for World Cup clash

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Uruguay held by South Korea in entertaining 0-0 draw [Video]

Uruguay held by South Korea in entertaining 0-0 draw

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Ronaldo's Portugal prepare for Group H opener against Ghana [Video]

Ronaldo's Portugal prepare for Group H opener against Ghana

Portugal will be facing Ghana for Group H opener on Thursday a couple of hours after Uruguay plays against South Korea.

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N Korea fires ballistic missile, warns US of 'fiercer military action' | Oneindia News*International [Video]

N Korea fires ballistic missile, warns US of 'fiercer military action' | Oneindia News*International

North Korea has fired a ballistic missile towards its eastern waters, according to officials in Seoul, hours after Pyongyang warned of a “fiercer” military response to the US and its regional..

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Hong Kong furious as protest song replaces China anthem at match | Oneindia News *International [Video]

Hong Kong furious as protest song replaces China anthem at match | Oneindia News *International

Hong Kong’s government has condemned organisers of a rugby tournament in South Korea after a democracy protest song was played instead of the Chinese national anthem before the territory’s team..

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US Treasury secy Janet Yellen is on her first visit to India, pitches ‘friendshoring’| Oneindia News [Video]

US Treasury secy Janet Yellen is on her first visit to India, pitches ‘friendshoring’| Oneindia News

US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen pitches 'friendshoring', says Indo-US ties stronger than ever before; US to buy South Korea artillery shells ‘for Ukraine’; Ukraine makes major gains near Kherson..

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South Korean LNG tankers are in high demand [Video]

South Korean LNG tankers are in high demand

The demand for LNG tankers, the massive ships needed to transport Liquid Natural Gas, has soared amid increasing demand for this alternative to Russian gas. South Korean shipbuilding companies, among..

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VIDEO: Candlelight vigils honour victims of South Korea's Halloween stampede [Video]

VIDEO: Candlelight vigils honour victims of South Korea's Halloween stampede

Candlelight vigils and rallies in South Korea on Saturday commemorate the 156 people killed in last weekend's Halloween crowd crush.

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South Korea scrambles jets over North Korea after detecting massive mobilization |Oneindia News*News [Video]

South Korea scrambles jets over North Korea after detecting massive mobilization |Oneindia News*News

South Korea on Friday scrambled its stealth fighter jets over North Korea after it detected the mobilization of 180 warplanes. north korea,south korea,north korea vs south korea,north korea missile..

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North Korea fires multiple ballistic missiles over South Korea and Japan | Oneindia News *News [Video]

North Korea fires multiple ballistic missiles over South Korea and Japan | Oneindia News *News

North Korea on Thursday fired multiple ballistic missiles over Japan and South Korea, prompting the nations to trigger alert for the residents. #NorthKorea #Japan #BallisticMissiles

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Tensions Rise as North Korean Missile Tests Continue [Video]

Tensions Rise as North Korean Missile Tests Continue

Tensions Rise , as North Korean , Missile Tests Continue. On November 2, the North Korea launched the highest number of short-range missiles in a day, further escalating tensions in the region. CNN..

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A North Korean Missile has landed close to the South Korean sea border: 'A Territorial invasion' says Yoon Suk-Yeol [Video]

A North Korean Missile has landed close to the South Korean sea border: 'A Territorial invasion' says Yoon Suk-Yeol

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N Korea fires more than 10 missiles, S Korea retaliates by firing 3 | Oneindia News *International [Video]

N Korea fires more than 10 missiles, S Korea retaliates by firing 3 | Oneindia News *International

Air raid sirens sounded in South Korea after the North fired about a dozen missiles in its direction Wednesday, at least one of them landing near the rivals' tense sea border. In response, South Korea..

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Expert Safety Tips For Protecting Yourself in a Crowd Crush [Video]

Expert Safety Tips For Protecting Yourself in a Crowd Crush

Expert Safety Tips, For Protecting Yourself , in a Crowd Crush. On October 29, at least 156 people died in a crowd crush in South Korea as thousands of people gathered in Seoul's popular Itaewon..

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North Korea Issues Warning Amid Joint US Military Drills [Video]

North Korea Issues Warning Amid Joint US Military Drills

North Korea , Issues Warning Amid , Joint US Military Drills. On November 1, North Korea's Foreign Ministry criticized the United States for joint military exercises with South Korea. . The..

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South Korea police admit Halloween crowd surge response was 'insufficient' [Video]

South Korea police admit Halloween crowd surge response was 'insufficient'

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South Korea police admit 'heavy responsibility' for Halloween tragedy [Video]

South Korea police admit 'heavy responsibility' for Halloween tragedy

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North Korea gives warning over US, S Korean military air drills | Oneindia News *International [Video]

North Korea gives warning over US, S Korean military air drills | Oneindia News *International

North Korea has warned of “powerful follow-up measures” in response to the largest joint air exercises between the militaries of South Korea and the United States in almost five years. North..

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‘Each dog has a unique nose’: South Korea tests out 'nose print' ID for national pet registration [Video]

‘Each dog has a unique nose’: South Korea tests out 'nose print' ID for national pet registration

Each dog's nose is as unique as a human fingerprint, says AI and biometrics company iSciLab.

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South Korea Mourns and Investigates Deadly Halloween Crowd Surge [Video]

South Korea Mourns and Investigates Deadly Halloween Crowd Surge

South Korea Mourns and Investigates , Deadly Halloween Crowd Surge. NBC News reports that on Oct. 29, nearly 100,000 people gathered in the district of Itaewon for South Korea's largest Halloween..

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South Korea probes Halloween stampede as nation mourns [Video]

South Korea probes Halloween stampede as nation mourns

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South Korea, US warplanes begin largest ever air drills amid tensions with N. Korea | Oneindia news [Video]

South Korea, US warplanes begin largest ever air drills amid tensions with N. Korea | Oneindia news

The United States and South Korea began one of their largest combined military air drills on Monday, with hundreds of warplanes from both sides staging mock attacks 24 hours a day for the better part..

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