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North and South Korea tensions

North Korea says UN condemnation of missile tests is 'terrible provocation;' says country is developing nuclear weapons due to 'outrageous nuclear intimidation' by US - New York Times

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South Korea

Senior executive at South Korea's Lotte Group found dead of suspected suicide hours before scheduled questioning with prosecutors - Reuters

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North and South Korea tensions

North Korea's state TV airs footage of latest launch of submarine-launched ballistic missle, South Korea's Yonhap News reports

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Japan

New Japanese ambassador to South Korea vows to 'faithfully' implement WWII 'comfort women' deal - Yonhap News Agency

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South Korea

South Korea confirms 2nd cholera infection in southern coast of country - Yonhap News Agency

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markets

Asian stocks slip, taking their cue from a drop on Wall Street; indexes in Australia, South Korea and Japan are all down - Reuters

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Audi

Audi recalls A8 models in South Korea due to stalling problem, transport ministry says - Reuters

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North Korea nuclear program

North Korea has test fired submarine-launched missile, South Korea news agency reports - AFP

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North and South Korea tensions

North Korea recently ordered children of its diplomats stationed overseas to return home, intelligence sources say - Yonhap

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Japan

Foreign ministers of South Korea, Japan and China to hold meeting Tuesday and Wednesday in Tokyo - Yonhap

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North and South Korea tensions

South Korea, US begin annual military drills despite North Korea's threat of nuclear strikes - AP

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North and South Korea tensions

North Korea threatens 'preemptive nuclear strike' on South Korea and the US as allies begin annual military exercise - Yonhap News

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North and South Korea tensions

South Korea says North Korea likely to carry out provocation as joint drills start, following defection - Yonhap

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2016 Olympics

South Korea's Inbee Park wins gold medal in women's Olympic golf tournament - Reuters

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North and South Korea tensions

North Korea says a diplomat who defected to South Korea is a 'criminal' who was under investigation for leaking secrets, embezzlement and a 'sex offense' - CNN

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North and South Korea tensions

North Korea calls diplomat who defected to South Korea 'human scum' in first official response - AP

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2016 Olympics

#BREAKING Olympics: Korean Oh Hy-Eri wins women's under-67kg taekwondo gold - @AFP

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North and South Korea tensions

South Korea readies to conduct largest-ever artillery drill near North Korea border - International Business Times

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North and South Korea tensions

Senior diplomat from North Korean Embassy in London has defected, says South Korean media - The Guardian

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2016 Olympics

South Korean cyclist Park Sang-hoon taken on stretcher after Rio velodrome crash - AP

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