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US military commander in Korea during Gwangju pro-democracy uprising dies

Korea Times 19 May 2024
military commander in Korea during the 1980 Gwangju Democratization Movement has passed away at age 95 ... Then on May 18, 1980, demonstrators in the southwestern city of Gwangju took to the streets to protest against Chun's junta.
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Man receives suspended prison sentence for abandoning newborn baby

Korea Times 12 Apr 2024
According to local news reports, a judge at the Gwangju District Court sentenced the defendant, a civil servant, to six months in prison, suspended for two years, for violating the Child Welfare Act.
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VOX POPULI: Professionalism will be the key to successful ride-sharing services

Asahi News 09 Apr 2024
While local news companies are banned from reporting freely, a Seoul taxi driver manages to bring the foreign journalist to Gwangju through side roads ...Without him, news of the Gwangju Uprising would have never reached the world.”.
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Mayor of liberal stronghold Gwangju in dilemma over Yoon's town hall meeting

Korea Times 13 Mar 2024
A South Jeolla Province official told Newsis, a Korean news agency, that the provincial government has no comment regarding the Gwangju mayor’s move, but added that the provincial government ...
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Former Manchester United star makes shock move to South Korea

Auburnpub dot com 08 Feb 2024
“New beginnings,” he wrote on Instagram Thursday ... Feb ... Feb ... Feb ... The new K League season begins next month, when Lingard could make his debut in FC Seoul’s clash with Gwangju FC on March 2 ... ™ & © 2024 Cable News Network, Inc., a Warner Bros ... .
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Controversy escalates over Gwangju's plan to build park in honor of communist composer

Korea Times 29 Aug 2023
Members of various veterans associations based in Gwangju also denounced the city's plan to commemorate the "North Korean hero" in a news conference in front of the city hall on Monday ... "The Gwangju ...
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Intolerance of LGBTQ community affects foreign residents

Korea Times 25 Jun 2023
By Ellie Goodwin ... It's a prejudice that foreign sexual minorities also face after arriving in Korea ... Ellie Goodwin is a teacher who has taught in schools across China, and is currently teaching in Gwangju. She also writes for?Gwangju News. .
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Gwangju Biennale abolishes new Park Seo-bo Art Prize after first edition

Korea Times 11 May 2023
The news came on the same day that the foundation announced the appointment of Nicolas Bourriaud as the artistic director for the 15th edition of the Gwangju Biennale, which is set for September 2024 and will be the event's 30th anniversary.
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The Gwangju Biennale Has Abolished Its Park Seo-Bo Art Prize After Just One Edition Amid Protests

MENA FN 11 May 2023
(MENAFN - USA Art News) The Gwangju Biennale art prize named after Dansaekhwa master Park Seo-Bo has been cancelled after handing out its first award just a month ago amid protests that the artist ... .
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South Korea logs 16 monkeypox cases in 1st week of May

Anadolu Agency 08 May 2023
Eleven of the cases have been reported from the capital Seoul, while two are from Gyeonggi Province, and three are from Incheon, Busan and Gwangju, local Yonhap News Agency reported, quoting Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency ... .
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Morning Mail: Chalmers’ $4bn surplus, airlines face calls for compensation payouts, frog loss fears

The Observer 08 May 2023
The federal budget will dominate the news today but let’s start with a development that will be of great interest to the bottom line of anyone who has ever boarded a plane in Australia ... the news.
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Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology Researchers Enhance Thermoelectricity with Guided Impurity Position Control

Longview News-Journal 04 May 2023
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2 years of Lee Do Hyun, Go Min Si starrer Youth Of May: Here are some great moments from the emotional drama

Pinkvilla 03 May 2023
Read ahead to know more ... 2 years of Lee Do Hyun, Go Min Si starrer Youth Of May ... Key Highlight ... Myung Hee died holding his watch tightly, and Hee Tae left Gwangju. After a long time passed, Hee Tae heard the news that Myung Hee's ashes had been found ... .
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The Next Big Names? Here Are 5 Rising Artists To Watch From The Gwangju Biennale ...

MENA FN 08 Apr 2023
(MENAFN - USA Art News) The opening of the 14th gwangju biennale in South Korea on April 6 might have met with a rainstorm and communication breakdown that led to chaotic arrangements, but it was ... .
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With A New Prize And National Pavilions, The Gwangju Biennale Doubles Down On Its Bid ...

MENA FN 06 Apr 2023
(MENAFN - USA Art News) This year's Gwangju Biennale has yet to open to the public, but its organizers are already set on scaling up the event by doubling its national pavilion section in its next ... .

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