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N. Korea Massacred Over 1,100 Christians, Catholics During Korean War: Report

N. Korea Massacred Over 1,100 Christians, Catholics During Korean War: Report

SEOUL, Feb. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — North Korea’s military massacred more than 1,100 South Korean Christians and Catholics during the 1950-53 Korean War, a state reconciliation panel said Tuesday. The North’s Korean People’s Army killed 1,026 Christians and 119 Catholics during its retreat from the South following an amphibious Incheon landing operation by United Nations [...]

Most S. Koreans with Families in N. Korea Have No Information on Their Fate: Poll

Most S. Koreans with Families in N. Korea Have No Information on Their Fate: Poll

SEOUL, Dec. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Eight out of 10 families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War have yet to confirm the fate of their parents and siblings in North Korea, a government survey showed Thursday. According to the unification ministry’s poll on 5,354 separated family members living in South Korea and abroad, 82 percent [...]

Nearly 70 pct of South Koreans Agree on Need to Declare Formal End to Korean War: Poll

Nearly 70 pct of South Koreans Agree on Need to Declare Formal End to Korean War: Poll

SEOUL, Sept. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — A majority of South Koreans agree on the need to declare a formal end to the 1950-53 Korean War, as proposed by President Moon Jae-in, a survey showed Wednesday. According to survey of 1,000 adults by the National Unification Advisory Council on Sept. 24 and 25, 67.8 percent said [...]