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Northern threats harm South Korea tourism

Shopkeepers in tourist town complain of drop in business as tensions between the two Koreas intensify.

Last Modified: 02 Apr 2013 00:58
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As tensions between the two Koreas intensify, some in the South are beginning to feel the effects.

For Imjingak, a heavily-guarded border town, threats from Pyongyang have hurt the once-popular tourist spot's economy.

Some shopkeepers have complained to the provincial governor about the drop in tourist numbers.

Al Jazeera's Florence Looi reports from Gyeonggi province.

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