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  South Korea's ferry tragedy touches on Washington Post (blog)South Korea's ferry tragedy touches on country's suicide epidemicWashington Post (blog)Former South Korean president Roh Moo-Hyun jumped off a hill to his death in 2009. Park Yong-oh, a well-known businessman who once led the Doosan Group, the country's oldest conglomerate, also committed suicide that year. In 2010, singer and actor ...and more »
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 8:33 am
  NPAD can seize power only when oblivious of NPAD can seize power only when oblivious of broadcasting동아일보During the Roh Moo-hyun administration, the then ruling party's bid to control broadcasting and left-leaning programming at state-run broadcasters earned public antipathy, causing the lowest ever approval rating of the administration. The party's ...
Posted on 16 April 2014 | 11:40 am Restart - 24 Restart24At least three ex-presidents (the Generals Roh Tae-woo and Chun Doo-hwan as well as Roh Moo-hyun, who committed suicide in 2009) were brought to responsibility for committing of corruption offenses, dozens of ministers and senior officers, the Chief ...
Posted on 16 April 2014 | 3:16 am
  NPAD tightens nominations for June elections Korea JoongAng DailyNPAD tightens nominations for June electionsKorea JoongAng DailyOf particular interest is how those with ties to the Roh Moo-hyun faction inside the NPAD will respond to the party's nomination process should it turn out that the committee does not give them nominations. BY KANG JIN-KYU [] ...Political bickering keeps bills up in the airArirang NewsNomination reform stirs internal feud in oppositioninside KOREAall 6 news articles »
Posted on 14 April 2014 | 8:10 am
  Today in Korean history - GlobalPost Today in Korean historyGlobalPost2005 -- South Korea denies reports that President Roh Moo-hyun personally asked former Indonesian President Megawati Sukarnoputri to convey a proposal for a second inter-Korean summit to North Korean leader Kim Jong-il. 2012 -- North Korea fires off ...
Posted on 12 April 2014 | 12:29 am


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  60 years of Seoul-Washington alliance sawThe relationship between Bush and Kim`s successor, Roh Moo-hyun, " was close to the worst ever," former U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Alexander Vershbow put it. As Bush referred to the then North Korean leader Kim Jong Il a "pigmy" and called the North ...
Posted on 18 April 2014 | 7:56 am
  Koreas must re-adopt 1991 Basic AgreementFrom 1998 to 2007, liberal Presidents Kim Dae-jung and Roh Moo-hyun implemented unassuming policies, which they had hoped would make the North more agreeable. Meanwhile, from 2008 to the present, conservative Presidents Lee Myung-bak and Park Geun-hye ...
Posted on 16 April 2014 | 6:17 pm
  Revisiting Roh Moo-hyunActor Song Kang-ho plays Song Wook-seok, a Busan-based lawyer in the 1980s, in his latest film “The Attorney.” His character is loosely based on the late President Roh Moo-hyun. (NEW) Though director Yang Woo-seok’s latest film “The Attorney ...
Posted on 31 December 2013 | 6:03 pm
  Roh Moo-hyunTHE tiny village of Bongha, in south-eastern Korea, is surrounded by rice-paddies and steep woods. After 2008, however, its biggest attraction was Roh Moo-hyun, the former president. It is not every day a son of Bongha peasants ends up in the Blue House in ...
Posted on 27 May 2009 | 10:00 am
  Roh Moo-Hyun's Funeral in SeoulTens of thousands of supporters of former president, Roh Moo-hyun gathered in downtown Seoul for his funeral. Many were overwhelmed by grief, shock, anger and frustration. He was percieved by many Sou Hundreds of thousands of supporters of former president ...
Posted on 27 May 2009 | 10:00 am