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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 said the military wants to increase the number of its Hyunmu-3 cruise missiles, and the number of Hyunmu-2 ballistic missiles which have a 300-km range.
Some sources told TV Chosun that the two women involved in the assassination are believed to be North Korean operatives, who are at large.
Heaps of earth and sand which had been piled up outside the new tunnel have disappeared," a government source was quoted as saying by Chosun.
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South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung Se will attend the ARF on July 2 while North Korea, which became a member of ARF in 2000, is expected to send Foreign Minister Pak Ui Chun, the Chosun Ilbo said.
Chosun Ilbo newspaper, citing a Seoul diplomatic source, said they arrived in the South Sunday after China changed its policy of refusing to let them depart.
Xinhua quoted Hong Lei said that a report published Chosun Ilbo, a newspaper in South Korea in this regard is not true.
South Korea's daily Chosun Ilbo newspaper launched Monday an online Japanese news service, the first of its kind in the country, that will provide a wide range of news and feature stories on South Korea.
Other university sites with DFC power plant installations include Yale University in Connecticut; Ocean County College in New Jersey; Grand Valley State University in Michigan; State University of New York at Syracuse; Chosun University Hospital in Korea; and Pohang University in Korea.
AirAsia declared the selection in a press conference held at the Westin Chosun Hotel in downtown Seoul.
Foreign Minister Wang Yi will visit South Korea in June to have consultations on President Park Geun Hye's visit to China such as itineraries and agenda items," the source told the Chosun Ilbo.
Chosun Sinbo, a pro-Pyongyang newspaper published in Japan, argued on Monday that Kim Jong-Un s age is not a cause for concern.