Dokdo, Beautiful Island of Korea

Dokdo, Beautiful Island of Korea

Dokdo, a peaceful island of Korea in the East Sea… It harbors deep scars from a painful past. In 1904, driven by imperialist ambitions, Japan waged war against Russia. The following year, Japan illegally incorporated Dokdo as an outpost for keeping watch over Russian naval fleets, calling it a “terra nullius”, or “no man’s land.” This illegal incorporation was executed

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Japan’s export curbs targeting S. Korea are no different from brutal oppression in the past

Japan’s export curbs targeting S. Korea are no different from brutal oppression in the past

Japan’s economic measures to hurt South Korean businesses is a form of oppression reminiscent of its brutal colonization of Korea that was a message sent out by lawmakers representing both the ruling and main opposition parties who made a symbolic visit to Korea’s eastern islets of Dokdo on Saturday which Japan claims us as its own Democratic lawmaker packed under

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S. Korea, Russia hold working-level talks over airspace intrusion

S. Korea, Russia hold working-level talks over airspace intrusion

now South Korea Russia have just wrapped up working-level talks at seoul’s defense ministry over a russian warplanes violation of South Korean airspace the Defense Ministry has said that it was planning to share information regarding the Russian aircraft that trespassed into the airspace to prove its side of the story the Joint Chiefs of Staff said a Russian jet

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American YouTuber posts videos about ‘comfort women’ at New York’s Times Square

American YouTuber posts videos about ‘comfort women’ at New York’s Times Square

An American YouTuber put up a video in New York’s Times Square to raise awareness of Tokyo’s distortion and denial of historic facts. The clip introduces details of Korea’s Dokdo islets… and Japan’s wartime sex slavery. Choi Jeong-yoon has more. The South Korean national flag appears in the middle of the Times Square in New York. The video shows pictures

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Japan releases controversial document claiming South Korean islet as its own

Japan releases controversial document claiming South Korean islet as its own

Japan once again made territorial claims on Korea’s easternmost Dokdo Island, …rekindling the two countries’ decades-long territorial dispute. Tokyo’s Cabinet Secretariat website published a report on Tuesday,… which contains various documents and news articles that support Japan’s misguided claims. Dokdo was taken over by Japan as part of its oppressive colonization of Korea. While the islets were rightfully restored to

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S. Korean lawmakers demand that Japan correct textbook’s Dokdo claim

S. Korean lawmakers demand that Japan correct textbook’s Dokdo claim

the National Assembly’s Education Committee unanimously adopted a resolution urging Tokyo to correct its text books describing Dokdo as Japanese territory rival Party lawmakers on Thursday express regret over the approval of an elementary school textbook claiming ownership of Korea’s easternmost islets and demanded the decision be withdrawn they called on Japan to stop trying to infringe on Korea’s territorial

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S. Korea to wrap up maritime drill to defend easternmost islets of Dokdo on Monday

S. Korea to wrap up maritime drill to defend easternmost islets of Dokdo on Monday

our top story this morning South Korea wraps up its two-day maritime drill to defend the country’s easternmost islets of Dokdo later today the government says it will review the time and scale of their second drill which will be held later this year Oh jung-hee starts us off South Korea’s twice yearly maritime drill to defend the country’s eastern

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2019.08.26 12:00 NEWS Headlines

2019.08.26 12:00 NEWS Headlines

today South Korean forces continue their expanded military drills on and around Korea’s easternmost islets of Dokdo into East Sea with the size the Armed Forces double that of previous drills amid worsening seoul-tokyo ties over trade and diplomatic issues with hopes of fighting off risks currently facing the economy the government and ruling party agreed to draft an expansionary

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