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Overtime

...scrapped what would have been their first high-level talks in years over a protocol dispute in early June.The Korean Peninsula is technically at war because the 1950-53 Korean War ended in a truce.The competition runs from July 20-28 and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-06-29/overtime
A perversion of compassion

...become our best selves.The results are as evident as they'd be in a laboratory.Ever see a satellite image of the Korean peninsula at night? South Korea is lit up like a Christmas tree. North Korea's land mass is as dim as the country's leadership...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-06-13/perversion-compassion
SC Korean War veterans added to DC memorial visit

...that I feel like my service contributed something."The United States and the Soviet Union divided control of the Korean peninsula after World War II. War broke out June 25, 1950, when the North Korean army invaded the South by crossing the dividing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-04-13/sc-korean-war-veterans-added-dc-mem
Young vets urged to get help for PTSD

...A native of Spindale, N.C., Goode joined the Army in 1948 and was deployed to the growing conflict in the Korean peninsula in 1950 with a speciality in communications. Days after arriving, Goode survived a shell explosion that blew apart...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-07-16/young-vets-urged-get-help-pts
Former President Carter visits White House

...and national security adviser Tom Donilon discussed several foreign policy issues Tuesday.Rising tensions on the Korean peninsula likely were on the agenda because of Carter's expertise with the region, and his recent visit to North Korea where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-11-30/former-president-carter-visi
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Social media fuels sharing of triumphs, disasters

...Israel eased the blockade.The Middle East neared year's end with no major flare-up of violence, but on the Korean peninsula, hostilities worsened. In March a South Korean warship was sunk with 46 lives lost -- South Korea accused North...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/2010-12-30/social-media-fuels-sharing-triumphs-disa
Metro | National | 2010 In Review
Remains of local man killed in Korean War return home

...easy 9-to-5 job that allowed him to commute from home.In the summer of 1950, hostilities broke out on the Korean peninsula. Bowen, by then a 19-year-old sergeant, was among the first American troops to be shipped overseas. By November...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-01-04/remains-local-man-killed-kore
Halberstam forgets worst in telling of 'forgotten war'

...stalemate and armistice, are covered in a few paragraphs. Most glaringly, the war of The Coldest Winter plays out on a Korean peninsula seemingly emptied of its common people, in a landscape where armed men kill only one another. In reality, scholars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/07/liv_146401.shtml
Life & style
Two Koreas, one big decision

Anyone whose views toward communism have softened since the end of the Cold War needs to study the Korean peninsula.History and happenstance have provided us with a living laboratory of human ideology: North Korea, where the world's strictest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2010-05-28/two-koreas-one-big-de
Editorials
A more dangerous world

...develop a nuclear weapon capability. Six-nation talks in Beijing designed to eliminate nuclear weapons from the Korean Peninsula also broke down over the weekend when North Korea backed out on a promise it had made to South Korea not to develop...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/13/edi_445051.shtml
Editorials