The ‘Purple Islands’, have painted their houses, roads and bridges in shades of the hue SHINAN, South Korea : Dressed … More
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In an Instagram post, the actor’s family disclosed Park died on May 11 after battling stomach cancer.
North and South Korea have exchanged gunfire in the Demilitarised Zone which divides the two countries.
Gunshots fired by North Korea at 07:41 (23:41 BST) hit a South Korean guard post in the central border town of Cheorwon