Samsung offers rebates to customers still willing to buy its phones N.K. spy agency official defected to S. Korea last year: source Samsung crisis highlights S. Korea's 'chaebol' business culture Samsung announces it's permanently discontinuing it's Galaxy Note 7 Smartphone over safety fears after a number of handsets caught fire ROK to preemptively strike DPRK in case of imminent nuclear attack: defense ministrySix children and seven teachers drowned saving a family portraits of Kim Jong-UN in the DPRKS. Korea names new ambassador to U.N. Lavrov, @JohnKerry also discussed crisis in Ukraine, cooperation in UN Security Council about DPRK, says @mfa_russia. Effects of the hurricane Chaba in South Corea Stunning images of the damage left by typhoon Chaba in South Korea Typhoon Chaba in Korea Sudnpluie/24h (source KMA) : Yangsan 278mm, Ulsan 266mm ~ 2mois of precipnpic @abcnews in Gyeongju to the N of Busan Five dead and missing by typhoon Chaba Súper Tifón #Chaba golpea la ciudad de Busan en Corea del Sur y ahora se dirige a Japón Typhoon Chaba hits southeastern Korea after lashing Jeju Big #Busan Korea marine submersion of the South following the passage of Typhoon #ChabaNorth Korean official reportedly defects in China Typhoon Chaba's northern eyewall now visible to South Korea's doppler radars. Likely hitting Jeju as CAT 3 storm. Typhoon Chaba is now forecast to track a bit north of mainland Japan and stay offshore while weakening. More impact on S. Korea however. Floods affect 600,000 in North Korea, Red Cross calls for ‘urgent action’ The new deployment site for the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system has been finalized as the Lotte Skyhill Seongju Country ClubNorth Korea building new submarine: US think tank Loudspeakers blaring from both sides of this road outside defense ministry. On left are Thaad supporters and on the right protesters. China again warns against U.S. anti-missile system in South Korea North Korea Vows to Strengthen Nuclear Forces in UN Speech U.S. indicates more Chinese firms being probed for North Korea sanctions breaches UPDATE: U.S. in discussions with EU and other partners to deny North Korea access to international banking infrastructure - official U.S. plans to deploy THAAD anti-missile system to South Korea as soon as possible, given pace of North's missile tests - official Use of nukes most likely "by Russia or North Korea to try to coerce a conventionally superior opponent to back off" per Carter "Most likely use of nuclear weapons today...smaller but still unprecedentedly terrible attacks" per SecDef Ash Carter at Minot AFB US SecDef Ash Carter offers praise for India, China for behavior in nuclear arena, contrasts with Russia, DPRK

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14 October 2016
Samsung crisis highlights S. Korea's 'chaebol' business culture
Six children and seven teachers drowned saving a family portraits of Kim Jong-UN in the DPRK
Effects of the hurricane Chaba in South Corea
Stunning images of the damage left by typhoon Chaba in South Korea
Typhoon Chaba in Korea Sudnpluie/24h (source KMA) : Yangsan 278mm, Ulsan 266mm ~ 2mois of precipnpic @abcnews in Gyeongju to the N of Busan
Five dead and missing by typhoon Chaba
Typhoon Chaba hits southeastern Korea after lashing Jeju
Big #Busan Korea marine submersion of the South following the passage of Typhoon #Chaba
North Korean official reportedly defects in China
Typhoon Chaba's northern eyewall now visible to South Korea's doppler radars. Likely hitting Jeju as CAT 3 storm.
Typhoon Chaba is now forecast to track a bit north of mainland Japan and stay offshore while weakening. More impact on S. Korea however.
Floods affect 600,000 in North Korea, Red Cross calls for ‘urgent action’
Loudspeakers blaring from both sides of this road outside defense ministry. On left are Thaad supporters and on the right protesters.