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Exhibit on Canadian Supporters of Korean Independence Movement to Open This Week

Exhibit on Canadian Supporters of Korean Independence Movement to Open This Week

SEOUL, Feb. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul metropolitan government said Thursday it will open an exhibition this week on late Canadian missionary Frank Schofield and his four compatriots in recognition of their contribution to Korean independence movement against Japan’s colonial rule of the Korean Peninsula. The exhibit, which will run from Saturday through March [...]

Half of S. Koreans in Favor of Renaming March 1 Movement as a ‘Revolution’: Poll

Half of S. Koreans in Favor of Renaming March 1 Movement as a ‘Revolution’: Poll

SEOUL, Feb. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Nearly half of South Koreans are in favor of changing the status of the March 1, 1919, independence movement against Japan’s colonial rule of Korea to a revolution, a poll showed Wednesday. In the poll of 500 adults nationwide conducted by Realmeter on Tuesday, 49.4 percent said they support [...]