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Maroon 5 Returning to Korea in September


BUSAN, South Korea -- It’s not often that big international acts come to Busan, but three-time Grammy Award-winners Maroon 5 will stop into the city for a second time this year on September 14 as part of the Hyundai Card Super Concert series. Featuring songs from their fourth studio album, Overexposed, and past hits, the Los Angeles-based band will also play in Seoul on the 15th at Jamsil Sports Complex.
   

UPDATED: MBC Under Fire For ‘Racially Charged Video’

MBC TV is facing a backlash from expatriates and Koreans today for a segment on their Think Different documentary news program, titled 'The Shocking Truth About...

Why North Korea Gets Away With Everything


BUSAN, South Korea -- Jennifer Lind has a good piece up on Foreign Affairs this week on why North Korea seems to regularly get away with with hijinks like last week’s rocket test. A test which directly contravenes UN Resolution 1874.

Going to Gyeongju


Reunification: The German Comparison


For Part One go here.

First off, lets examine some more differences between East and West German reunification with that of North and South Korea:

Domestic Differences

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