5 December 2021
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South Korea reports 840 more cases of new coronavirus, total now at 65,818. Death toll rises by 20 to 1,027 and number of recoveries rises by 823 to 46,995
North Korea kicks off rare party congress with leader's opening address
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Reuters: In his opening speech, Kim said the country had achieved a "miraculous victory" by bolstering its power and global prestige since the last meeting, referring to military advances that culminated in successful tests in 2017 of ICBMs capable of striking the U.S. mainland
South Korea will sent a delegation to Iran this week to negotiate the release of a seized oil tanker and its sailors.
There are significant and ongoing food shortages in Pyongyang. As of January, there is: – No sugar – No cooking oil – No toothpaste – Local fresh fruit and veg over five times the usual cost
Reuters: South Korea's foreign ministry is reviewing whether a senior diplomat would be visiting Tehran on Sunday as planned, an official said, after Iranian forces seized a South Korean-flagged chemical tanker in Gulf waters and detained its crew
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South Korea's foreign ministry confirms there are 20 crew members aboard the ship, including 5 Koreans. Foreign Ministry calls on Iran to confirm the safety of the crew and has urged them to release the ship as soon as possible
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South Korea says a chemical tanker was seized by Iran: Foreign Ministry
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South Korea sends anti-piracy unit to waters near Hormuz Strait over oil tanker seizure by Iran: defense ministry
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Iranian media: The crew of the Korean ship was arrested after the Revolutionary Guards seized it
South Korean vessel 'Hankuk Chemi' has been seized by the IRGC navy in the Persian Gulf11 month ago
South Korean vessel 'Hankuk Chemi' has been seized by the IRGC navy in the Persian Gulf
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Fars: The naval forces of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard arrested a ship carrying the flag of South Korea in the Gulf waters
Images released by Iranian media Tasnim News of the South Korean Vessel HANKUK CHEMI being escorted back to an Iranian Port by IRGC Navy after being seized due to polluting the Persian Gulf11 month ago
Images released by Iranian media Tasnim News of the South Korean Vessel HANKUK CHEMI being escorted back to an Iranian Port by IRGC Navy after being seized due to "polluting the Persian Gulf"
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South Korea Says Astrazeneca Has Filed Approval Of Its Covid19 Vaccine - Drug Safety Ministry
South Korea: A new guided missile frigate with enhanced anti-submarine warfare capabilities was delivered to the navy on Thursday, the arms buying agency said11 month ago
South Korea: A new guided missile frigate with enhanced anti-submarine warfare capabilities was delivered to the navy on Thursday, the arms buying agency said
That is one very very big satellite dish in DPRK11 month ago
That is one very very big satellite dish in DPRK
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A North Korean soldier deployed to the Sino-North Korean border as part of efforts to seal the border against COVID19 recently defected across the border with his weapon and ammo (Daily NK)
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U.S. will intensify surveillance flights over North Korea especially during/around the upcoming North Korean congress
US troops are officially the first people to receive COVID19 vaccinations in South Korea, among them medical workers and ⁦@USForcesKorea⁩ commander ⁦@DogFaceSoldier⁩ (11 month ago
US troops are officially the first people to receive COVID19 vaccinations in South Korea, among them medical workers and ⁦@USForcesKorea⁩ commander ⁦@DogFaceSoldier⁩ (
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Yonhap: South Korea reports 1,046 new COVID cases. A record 40 deaths were also reported
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Yonhap: PM Chung Sye-kyun said during a meeting on COVID control that SK will try to get the Pfizer vaccine deliveries to start sooner, but it's not spelled out how this will be accomplished
In letter to Congress explaining his veto, President Trump says defense bill "includes language that would require the renaming of certain military installations," and says it will "restrict the President's ability to withdraw troops from Afghanistan, Germany, and South Korea
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Yonhap: Chung Kyung-shim, wife of former justice minister Cho Kuk, sentenced to 4 years in prison after being found guilty of charges including forging documents to help her daughter gain admission to a medical school. She will be held at a detention center as she likely appeals
Japan: Defense Ministry releases footage of Russian and Chinese bombers their patrolling Air Force fighters escorted on December 2211 month ago
Japan: Defense Ministry releases footage of Russian and Chinese bombers their patrolling Air Force fighters escorted on December 22
Footage from Zvezda of two Russian Tu-95MS strategic bombers and four Chinese Xian H-6K strategic bombers conducting a joint flight over the Sea of Japan(East Sea) and East China Sea today. Looks like they had a Russian Su-35S fighter escort as well11 month ago
Footage from Zvezda of two Russian Tu-95MS strategic bombers and four Chinese Xian H-6K strategic bombers conducting a joint flight over the Sea of Japan(East Sea) and East China Sea today. Looks like they had a Russian Su-35S fighter escort as well
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South Korea: Military planes from China and Russia allegedly violated South Korea's air defense zone, JCS says
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Yonhap: South Korean Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun says to shut down skiing resorts, tourist spots (Must be COVID countermeasures though the alert does not spell that out at present)
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Yonhap: South Korea reports 926 new COVID cases, falling from 1,097 a day earlier. 24 new deaths were also reported, marking a new daily record
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South Korean Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun says AstraZeneca to start supplying COVID vacinnes for 10 mln people from Feb or March, but acknowledges that none from Pfizer, Moderna or Janssen are likely to be acquired in Q1 2021
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[email protected]: What would Bolton, one of the dumbest people in Washington, know Wasn't he the person who so stupidly said, on television, "Libyan solution", when describing what the U.S. was going to do for North Korea I've got plenty of other Bolton "stupid stories"
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