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, Korean Hanguk or Choson, region and historic country (85,049 sq mi/220,277 sq km), E Asia. A peninsula, 600 mi (966 km) long, Korea separates the Sea of Japan (called the East Sea by Koreans) on the east from the Yellow Sea (and Korea Bay [or West Korea
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Chosen

the official name for Korea as a Japanese province (1910--45)
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Chosun quoted an unidentified official as saying the North could have bought one million tons of rice on the international market for $300 million.
Lee Jong-gyeong, who led the research, told Chosun Ilbo, "When eating foods susceptible to harmful bacteria, such as meat and fish, one can prevent food poisoning by accompanying them with kimchi.
However, only 892 kidney and 644 liver transplants were performed, Chosun Ilbo reported.
The Chosun Ilbo said Hyundai also has plans to develop another new hybrid known as MC by late 2005, with commercialized production to begin in 2006.
Korea Exchange President Lee Kang Won was cited by Chosun Ilbo as saying the bank plans to try to attract Chinese investors if China's current crisis over severe acute respiratory syndrome, or SARS, begins to settle down.
The Chosun Ilbo, in a report in its early Monday editions, said the University of Seoul and other prestigious universities in the Seoul metropolitan area have decided to consider the proposal.
His most ambitious project since setting up his own office in 1990 is the Chosun Galbi restaurant in Koreatown, a burgeoning immigrant community west of downtown Los Angeles.
Ban Sang Hoon, president of the Chosun Ilbo, and Kim Byung Kwan, former honorary chairman of the Dong-A Ilbo, presented themselves at the Seoul District Public Prosecutors' Office at around 10 a.
It is much less combative,'' said Hoonki Min, who covers Park for the Daily Sports Chosun.
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Since I conducted research on the topic "North Korean Literature in the Chosun Munhak, 1980-1990" and published the findings in Asian Thought and Society (1994), I greatly appreciate Myers's hook, which covers North Korean literature from 1945 to 1970.
of Korea installed the Strix network in cooperation with its sales partner, Hyundai HDS, at the award-winning Westin Chosun Hotel Busan beachfront hotel in Busan, Korea.