Stories about South Korea from July, 2013
Five students drowned at a private summer boot camp after instructors made them take off their life jackets and jump into the sea.
Authorities hauled away 350 works of art worth millions of dollars. But was the raid a meaningful attempt at justice or a political decoy?
Civic groups say the project will cause irreversible harm to the environment by blocking water flow and meddling with the ecosystem.
Protests have continued for several weeks in South Korea against the state secret agency’s electioneering. Nine agents from the National Intelligence Service (NIS) created hundreds of Internet IDs and wrote...