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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A team of international investigators led by South Korea's military said in May that a North Korean submarine torpedoed its corvette Cheonan on March 26, snapping the vessel in half in a blast and killing 46 sailors.
investigators indicates that the 1,200-ton Cheonan sank due to "a strong
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SEUL (CyHAN)- The South Korean military on Wednesday conducted naval training exercises to mark the fifth anniversary of the Cheonan sinking in March 2010.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Tuesday reiterated its call for South Korea to lift the May 24 sanctions imposed by the Lee Myung-bak administration after the sinking of South Korea's Cheonan warship in March 2010.
South Korea marked Saturday the first anniversary of the sinking of the South Korean warship Cheonan by a North Korean torpedo.
Minister Kim Tae-young had tended his resignation in May after criticism over the sinking of a South Korean naval vessel, the Cheonan, in March, also blamed on North Korea.
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.
Seoul and Washington say a North Korean submarine torpedoed the Cheonan corvette, killing 46 sailors.
UFG takes place each year, but the people may feel anxious as this year's exercise is held at a time when inter-Korean tensions have heightened following the Cheonan incident," Lee was quoted as saying.
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.