Suu Kyi given human rights award in South Korea after years long house arrest
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UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon calls for renewed global disarmament talks to limit proliferation: Korean Secretary General international force for peace
South Korea will move forward with new leadership as election sets tone for reforms: South Korea Elects First Female President Park but challenges ahead
South Korea votes amid economic growth as election season reaches its climax: North Korea high on agenda as Korean Peninsula sees increasing disparity
South Korea has had a lively and unpredictable election season with vote approaching
Vote bring troubles of peninsula to big stage as South Korea election becomes two man contest
Politicians Look Set to Take on Historically Significant State-Supported South Korean Big Business
Officials fighting growing chorus of anger at widespread South Korean torture record accusations
South Korea Issues stern warning North against election meddling
Lee Myung-Bak apologizes after his brother and aides are arrested for corruption.