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South Korea: Country in East Asia
South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (ROK), is a country in East Asia. It constitutes the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and borders North Korea along the Korean Demilitarized Zone. The country's 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 51.96 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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SpaceX launches South Korean spy satellite to counter North’s satellite launch | Oneindia News [Video]

SpaceX launches South Korean spy satellite to counter North’s satellite launch | Oneindia News

South Korea has launched its first spy satellite using a rocket operated by Elon Musk’s SpaceX. The nation made a significant stride in bolstering its national security with the successful launch of..

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North Korea spy satellite launch: US imposes sanctions on Kimsuky hacking group | Oneindia News [Video]

North Korea spy satellite launch: US imposes sanctions on Kimsuky hacking group | Oneindia News

The US has imposed fresh sanctions, targeting foreign-based agents accused of aiding North Korea in sanctions evasion and supporting its weapons of mass destruction program. The sanctions were..

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Changing of the Guard play PSY's 'Gangnam Style' and BLɅϽKPIИK's hits outside Buckingham Palace [Video]

Changing of the Guard play PSY's 'Gangnam Style' and BLɅϽKPIИK's hits outside Buckingham Palace

A tribute to South Korea took place in front of Buckingham Palace on Wednesday afternoon during the Changing of the Guard, as the military band played songs from the country.

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The South Korean president attends a banquet at Guildhall [Video]

The South Korean president attends a banquet at Guildhall

South Korean president Yoon Suk Yeol attended a banquet at the Guildhall on Wednesday night, along with the Lord Mayor of the City of London Professor Michael Mainelli. It was the latest engagement in..

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PM: We have a deep friendship with South Korea [Video]

PM: We have a deep friendship with South Korea

Rishi Sunak welcomes South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol to Downing Street, with the prime minister saying the state visit “strengthens the friendship” between both countries. Report by Rowlandi...

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Labour Leader Sir Keir Starmer meets South Korean President [Video]

Labour Leader Sir Keir Starmer meets South Korean President

Labour Leader Sir Keir Starmer has met South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol, as Mr Yeol deepens ties with the UK on the second day of his state visit. Earlier, the president held a bilateral meeting..

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North Korea spy satellite: South suspends part of 2018 military deal with North | Oneindia News [Video]

North Korea spy satellite: South suspends part of 2018 military deal with North | Oneindia News

In a significant move, South Korea has suspended parts of its 2018 military agreement with North Korea, designed to lower tensions on the Korean Peninsula. The decision comes in response to Pyongyang's..

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Watch: South Korean defence minister visits US aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson [Video]

Watch: South Korean defence minister visits US aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson

In response to the launch, the South Korean government partially suspended the 2018 inter-Korean agreement and restored aerial surveillance in the area near the Military Demarcation Line.

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South Korea's President addresses UK Parliament [Video]

South Korea's President addresses UK Parliament

The president of South Korea has said his country will work with the UK to “bolster the political and economic security” in the Indo-Pacific during an address to Parliament on day one of his..

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Ukraine Says Dwindling Supply of Munitions Is Limiting Military Capabilities [Video]

Ukraine Says Dwindling Supply of Munitions Is Limiting Military Capabilities

Ukraine Says Dwindling , Supply of Munitions Is, Limiting Military Capabilities. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky recently told reporters that deliveries of munitions to Ukraine have "really..

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‘Killer questions’ and suspended flights: Korea’s life-defining high school exam [Video]

‘Killer questions’ and suspended flights: Korea’s life-defining high school exam

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South Korea's Waackxxxy crowned Queen of Street Dance Style in World Finals [Video]

South Korea's Waackxxxy crowned Queen of Street Dance Style in World Finals

From 16 to 1. When the lights went down low and the full capacity crowd at Frankfurt's Festhalle had their say South Korea's Waackxxxy was hailed as the winner of the Red Bull Dance Your Style World..

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North Korea Closes Several Global Embassies [Video]

North Korea Closes Several Global Embassies

North Korea Closes , Several Global Embassies. North Korea is shuttering up to a dozen embassies around the world, NBC News reports. Closing up to 25% of its diplomatic missions is an indicator..

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US and South Korea begin major joint air exercises involving 130 warplanes | Oneindia News [Video]

US and South Korea begin major joint air exercises involving 130 warplanes | Oneindia News

The United States and South Korea began major air exercises on Monday, involving 130 warplanes from both countries to simulate 24-hour wartime operations. The annual drills, called Vigilant Defence,..

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Hamas terrorists likely used North Korean weapons during brutal attack on Israel | Oneindia News [Video]

Hamas terrorists likely used North Korean weapons during brutal attack on Israel | Oneindia News

Hamas fighters likely fired North Korean weapons during their October 7 assault on Israel, a militant video and weapons seized by Israel show, despite Pyongyang’s denials that it sells arms to the..

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Japan Opposes Russia's Seafood Ban Over Fukushima Wastewater Plan [Video]

Japan Opposes Russia's Seafood Ban Over Fukushima Wastewater Plan

Japan Opposes Russia's, Seafood Ban Over , Fukushima Wastewater Plan. Fox News reports that Japan has criticized Russia for joining China in banning the import of Japanese seafood in response to..

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