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South Korean youth search Seoul for a break
Country's economy is creating jobs, but some young people find it hard to get started.
Last Modified: 29 Jan 2012 00:39

As other countries struggle with soaring unemployment, South Korea is creating jobs at a rapid rate.

Even so, many of the nation's young people are still finding it difficult to get started.

In the second of a five-part series looking at youth unemployment, Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett reports from the South Korean capital, Seoul.

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