Cheonan


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Cheonan

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Chonan

(chôn`än`), city (1995 pop. 330,509), South Chungcheong prov., W South Korea. It is a railroad hub and a mining and agricultural center. Nearby are the Seongbul and Hyeonchung temples, as well as many hot springs.
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Implementing agency : Ministry of Justice Daejeon District Correctional Office Cheonan Open Prison
THE ASSOCIATED PRES Portugal's Bruno Costa, center, celebrates his goal with teammates during their U-20 World Cup round of 16 football match between South Korea and Portugal in Cheonan on Tuesday.
Benitez will fly to Bali from Cheonan, Korea, after the Cheonan World Dance Festival Competition where she will also serve as juror.
The Cheonan incident--the sinking of a South Korean naval ship on March 26, 2010, resulting in the death of forty-six sailors--was not only a military affair but also a barometer of the current status and future prospects of Korea's democracy.
SEUL (CyHAN)- The South Korean military on Wednesday conducted naval training exercises to mark the fifth anniversary of the Cheonan sinking in March 2010.
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South Korea marked Saturday the first anniversary of the sinking of the South Korean warship Cheonan by a North Korean torpedo.
The meeting was aimed at easing tensions heightened by the sinking of a South Korean frigrate near the nations' disputed sea border in March, but the talks broke down after about two hours over the fate of the Cheonan.
Beijing, Oct 1(ANI): The first military talks in two years between the North Korea and South Korea reportedly ended without progress on Thursday, as Pyongyang refused to apologize for the sinking of 'The Cheonan,' an ROK warship.
Summary: Hanoi, July 20, 2010, SPA -- Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs Katsuya Okada plans to discuss North Korea&'s nuclear program and alleged March sinking of the South Korean warship Cheonan at an ASEAN forum this week, dpa cited the minister&'s spokesman as saying.
policy toward East Asia, called on the international community Thursday to take a ''strong stance'' in censuring Pyongyang over the sinking of the South Korean warship Cheonan on March 26.
On Thursday, the South announced the results of an investigation which concluded a North Korean submarine had in March fired a torpedo that sank the Cheonan corvette, killing 46 sailors.