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Jul 28, 2013 Ξ Comments Off on WUSA: What the 60th Anniversary of end of Korean War Means to Young Korean American

WUSA: What the 60th Anniversary of end of Korean War Means to Young Korean American

posted by Randall

Ko ImKo Im’s grandfather left what was then the Korean capital of Kaesong after the Korean War first broke out more than 60 years ago.  He refers to that day as simply 6-2-5. It’s the same way those in the United States refer to September 11 as 9-11.

Im (pictured left) reflected on 60 years after … Read more

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Jul 26, 2013 Ξ Comments Off on Arirang News: Japan Stalls Vote on Comfort Women Memorial

Arirang News: Japan Stalls Vote on Comfort Women Memorial

posted by Randall

Opposition from Japan has successfully blocked a decision from the City Council in Buena Park near Anaheim about whether to build a memorial to comfort women, reports the Arirang News.

A vote had been scheduled for this week but was delayed when the Council received a letter of protest from Consul General Jun … Read more

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Jan 2, 2013 Ξ Comments Off on Asian Correspondent: #Korean American Soldier Acquitted of Rape in South Korea

Asian Correspondent: #Korean American Soldier Acquitted of Rape in South Korea

posted by Randall

gavelA Korean American soldier accused of raping an intoxicated women he met in a nightclub in Seoul has been acquitted of the charges.

The soldier faced the charge of “quasi rape.” Quasi rape is when the victim is unable to resist.

The court ruled “it is difficult to see the situation in which the victim … Read more

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