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Presidential campaign kicks off in S Korea
Daughter of former military strongman Park Chung-hee faces off with a son of a North Korean refugee.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2012 12:35 GMT
S Korean candidate apologises for father
Presidential candidate Park Geun-Hye apologised for abuses committed by her father, Park Chung-Hee, during his rule.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2012 11:05 GMT
South Korea's Park nominated for presidency
Park Geun-hye, daughter of assassinated president, becomes first woman chosen as a major party's presidential candidate.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2012 20:47 GMT
Timeline: Korean clashes
North Korea fires artillery shells at a S Korean island, damaging homes and causing injuries.
Last updated: 25 Nov 2010 08:51 GMT
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