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South Korea: Youtube Video on Saving Jeju Village from Naval Base Construction

Categories: East Asia, South Korea, Citizen Media, Digital Activism, Environment, Human Rights, Media & Journalism, Politics, Protest, War & Conflict

A video [1] with English subtitle explaining why protesters are against constructing a naval based in the Jeju island was posted on the Youtube site. The opposition accused the construction of destroying a rare ecosystem and disrupting local livelihood, while the other side argues it is necessary for national defense.