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Analysis: North Korea: Odd man out, yet everywhere

By Mon, Mar 26, 2012 5:45PM UTC

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The White House called North Korea the odd man out. President Barack Obama counted it back in. Billed as a trip about securing dangerous nuclear material, Obama’s mission here has morphed into a concentrated and calculated opportunity to warn, cajole and shame North Korea to

North Korea’s rocket plan hijacks nuclear summit

By Mon, Mar 26, 2012 5:14PM UTC

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A security summit this week in Seoul is supposed to be an opportunity for President Barack Obama and other leaders to find ways to keep nuclear material away from terrorists. So far, North Korea has upstaged that agenda. Several heads of state have criticized the

WHITE HOUSE NOTEBOOK: Obama’s book giveaway

By Mon, Mar 26, 2012 4:10PM UTC

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Looking for a signed copy of President Barack Obama’s “The Audacity of Hope”? In Korean? (The book, not the signature). Too late. Three business people, five students, a teacher and a North Korean refugee in South Korea won copies of Obama’s personal political manifesto as

Obama urges North Korea to ‘pursue peace’

By Mon, Mar 26, 2012 3:28PM UTC

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — In a direct challenge to North Korean leaders, President Barack Obama implored them “to have the courage to pursue peace” while warning of the wrath of the world if they don’t. Failure, he said Monday, would mean a future without dignity, respect or hope for

Sri Lanka will not fully implement own war report

By Mon, Mar 26, 2012 11:15AM UTC

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — A Sri Lankan minister says the commission that studied the nation’s long civil war went beyond its mandate and all its proposals will not be implemented. That’s despite a call last week from a U.N. human rights panel for its full implementation. Irrigation Minister Nimal

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