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  • Woman’s Baby Aborted Without Her Consent After Grievous Hosptial Mix-Up

    10/11/2019 2:57:19 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 11 replies
    The Activist Mommy ^ | October 9, 2019 | The Activist Mommy
    A Vietnamese family suffered an unspeakable tragedy after staff at a South Korean hospital allegedly mixed up the mother’s chart with another patient and performed an abortion while she was under anesthesia. According to The Korea Times, the mother, who is not named in reports, was six weeks pregnant when she and her husband visited the Seoul hospital in early August for a confirmation of her pregnancy and prenatal care. After confirming the pregnancy, hospital staff recommended a nutritional supplement. While she was waiting for it, however, a nurse and doctor allegedly mixed up her chart with that of another...
  • South Korean Clinic Performed Abortion on Wrong Woman, Police Say

    09/25/2019 7:00:32 AM PDT · by Morgana · 1 replies
    New York Times ^ | SEPT. 24, 2019 | Choe Sang-Hun
    SEOUL, South Korea — An expectant mother who visited a medical clinic in Seoul, South Korea, last month to receive a nutritional shot woke up hours later to learn she had been mistakenly been given an abortion, the police said on Wednesday. The police said they planned to ask prosecutors to indict the clinic’s doctor and a nurse on charges of inflicting accidental injury. The staff, the police said, administered anesthesia and performed an abortion on the woman, a Vietnamese national, who was six weeks pregnant. The police did not identify the woman, the doctor or the nurse. There have...
  • Why South Korea Can’t Quit College

    09/25/2019 6:48:42 AM PDT · by karpov · 10 replies
    James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal ^ | September 25, 2019 | Preston Cooper
    More advanced societies tend to have more educated citizens, which is one reason why politicians of all stripes call for sending more students to college. One country has taken that impulse to its logical extreme—but has found that more is not always better. South Korea has a more educated population than any other country in the developed world. Seventy percent of young Koreans (ages 25-34) have completed some higher education, and a similar proportion of high school graduates continue on to college or university each year. By contrast, only 49 percent of young Americans have a degree beyond high school....
  • The overcomer[charismatic Caucus]

    09/18/2019 5:50:06 PM PDT · by Jedediah · 2 replies
    The Overcomer I've pushed through the wings and stepped onto the Throne, I AM now with The LORD never alone, Vanquished the flesh across the Threshing Floor, Now Heaven is open as never before, The Eyes of Understanding now cover me, For now it is through His eyes I see, The wings represent the rest I now know, For now as Enoch it is with The LORD that I go . . .
  • Coast Guard makes contact with crew members in stricken cargo ship off Georgia, all confirmed alive

    09/09/2019 9:19:25 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 26 replies
    Fox News ^ | September 9, 2019 | Travis Fedschun
    Rescuers made contact Monday with four crew members stuck inside a South Korea-owned cargo ship that overturned and caught fire near a major port in Georgia over the weekend, said the U.S. Coast Guard, adding that officials are working to free the quartet from the massive vessel, The Golden Ray, a 656-foot vehicle carrier, listed "heavily" and then rolled over on its side early Sunday in St. Simons Sound near Brunswick, Ga., according to the Coast Guard. Rescuers drilled a hole overnight through the ship's hull and made contact with the four crew members, who had been listed as missing....
  • Radioactive sushi: Japan-South Korea spat extends to Olympic cuisine

    08/23/2019 6:52:00 AM PDT · by BenLurkin · 3 replies
    Washington Post ^ | August 23 | Simon Denyer
    With tensions between the neighbors the highest in decades, South Korea’s delegation to Japan’s 2020 Games raised concerns this week about radiation at Olympic venues near the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant and the risk that athletes might consume contaminated food. The protest formed part of a three-pronged attack that suggested South Korea is using the tsunami-induced 2011 nuclear meltdown as another stick with which to poke Japan. The two sides’ dispute over trade and compensation for wartime forced labor escalated Thursday when Seoul scrapped a bilateral military intelligence-sharing pact. Seoul has struck at what it knows is a tender spot....
  • The Agape Love of God[charismatic caucus]

    08/10/2019 2:07:07 PM PDT · by Jedediah · 8 replies
    You are about to go through a Door you have not been, This Door is a welcome friend, In times gone by you knocked and then waited, What is on the other side you have anticipated, But Now for you all will be laid bare, My Agape Love waits for you there, A deeper Love than you have ever known or shared, My Fullness of Love for all is there, No judgement goals or rules, Just My Loving Kindness a beautiful Jewel, So now you are about to KNOW, I AM YOUR GOAL, No precepts or limitations, But My True...
  • You have not missed the banquet[charismaticcaucus]

    07/29/2019 2:19:29 PM PDT · by Jedediah
    You are my betrothed you have not missed the wedding feast but on the contrary you are prepreparing everything needed for that very moment and day. You are always where I need you to be not where others perceive.I AM with you even now so how can you miss all that I have for us for we are one. Be at peace with the body and pray pray pray for in this manner your wick is trimmed and in worship your oil shall be full. Matthew 25 “At that time the kingdom of heaven will be like ten virgins who...
  • 4 Water Polo Players From CA Among Injured in Deadly Balcony Collapse in South Korea Nightclub

    07/27/2019 10:41:04 AM PDT · by BenLurkin · 7 replies
    KTLA ^ | July 27, 2019
    A balcony inside a nightclub in South Korea collapsed on Saturday, killing two people and injuring 16, including American and other athletes at the world swimming championships, officials said. Hundreds were at the nightclub in the southern city of Gwangju when the collapse occurred next to the athletes’ village. Two South Korean men died while 16 others were injured, police said. According to a police account, the injured include 10 foreigners, eight of them athletes who were in Gwangju to participate in the swimming championships. Among the athletes were three Americans, two New Zealanders, one Dutch, one Italian and one...
  • South Korea fires 'warning shots' as 'Russian and Chinese aircraft violate' its airspace

    07/22/2019 8:27:12 PM PDT · by cba123 · 18 replies
    The Express ^ | PUBLISHED: 03:48, Tue, Jul 23, 2019 UPDATED: 04:10, Tue, Jul 23, 2019 | By BRIAN MCGLEENON
    SOUTH KOREA's defence ministry has confirmed its military fired warning shots after Russian aircraft violated its airspace on Tuesday. The warning shots were fired after Russian military jets intruded into the Republic of Korea's airspace. (please see full article, at the link)
  • Jesus Christ our Sustainer[charismatic Caucus]

    07/13/2019 1:35:44 PM PDT · by Jedediah · 6 replies
    My promises to you are "Yes and Amen" I AM your Sustainer and not man. Come to Me in your time of need for I AM A Loving God visiting My Blessings upon the righteous that call upon My name. I AM Lord God, King your Yahweh and Messiah. All there is to fill your cup is to Believe and Declare for such was the Faith of The Centurion and I have placed this Faith in YOU ! My Shalom(PEACE) IS yours AS YOU Speak Peace to each storm in your life. . . Guard your Heart with Loving Kindness...
  • South Korean soldier converts to Islam, tries to join ISIS, buys machete and plots jihad massacre

    07/07/2019 5:05:18 PM PDT · by robowombat · 9 replies
    JIHAD WATCH ^ | JUL 7, 2019 2:00 PM | ROBERT SPENCER
    South Korean soldier converts to Islam, tries to join ISIS, buys machete and plots jihad massacre JUL 7, 2019 2:00 PM BY ROBERT SPENCER Yet again a convert to Islam gets the idea that his new, peaceful religion commands him to commit treason and mass murder. Yet nowhere in the world are any officials moved to study this phenomenon and try to devise ways to counter it. “South Korean man sought to join ISIS, planned terror attack while in army,” Straits Times, July 6, 2019: SEOUL (THE KOREA HERALD/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – A 23-year-old South Korean man is under investigation...
  • A word for The Seers and Prophets[Charismatic Caucus]

    06/16/2019 12:18:30 PM PDT · by Jedediah · 2 replies
    The Joshua Chronicles ^ | Bible,the Joshua Chronicles
    Your Harbinger of Freedom is about to arrive, No more work or reason to strive, I have erased your Crossroads for you have met ME there, And Now for the first time in your Life FREEDOM is in The Air, Lifting you into My Perfect WILL, For you Carry My Voice and Write with My Quill, A Fragrant Blossom Truly are you, The Rainwater of morning , Hermons Dew, For you are My Sonshine as I paint your Day, For those I send you to, bringing exactly what I say ! There is no difference from your Voicebox or My...
  • The steps of The Overcomer[Charismatic Caucus]

    05/18/2019 3:56:22 PM PDT · by Jedediah
    My righteousness is the architect of your day , let no man dictate your footsteps for we are one My Beloved. Though others may tug and attempt to coerce you, remember Eve. I AM with you in The Garden and MY WORD stands eternal as your Tree of Life therefore there is no other. Eat only from My Tree for in it lives your True Eternity for there are no counterfeits in Zion as I AM THE WORD and these are your footsteps of your Life in Me. Take Joy in each footstep for obedience is far greater than sacrifice...
  • K-Pop video sets new YouTube record after reaching 100million views in just two days

    04/08/2019 11:41:28 AM PDT · by C19fan · 54 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | April 8, 2019 | Chiara Fiorillo
    South Korean group Blackpink have set a record for the fastest music video to reach 100 million views on YouTube. YG Entertainment, the group's management company, said the group's latest video 'Kill This Love' surpassed 100 million hits around 2pm on Sunday, just two days and 14 hours after being released. The music video, published at midnight on Friday, received more than 10 million views in just four hours and 13 minute
  • News Summary-Intelligence Report Thursday-Friday 3/21-3/22/2019

    03/22/2019 2:38:55 AM PDT · by Nextrush · 6 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 3/21/2019 | Nextrush/Self
    The Battle of Brexit and Prime Minister Theresa May getting help from the European Union leaders with late night action Thursday. The EU leaders agreeing to the extension of the Brexit deadline beyond March 29th so May can continue to arm twist Parliament for her plan..... A top aide of Venezuela's Interim President Juan Guaido has been detained. Guaido's Chief of Staff detained by secret police agents of SEBIN who raided his home early Thursday morning at 2am local time. Guaido demands his immediate release. Roberto Marrero was taken away and his whereabouts are unknown... The latest news on the...
  • Opinion: Democrats bear some blame for the Trump-Kim summit collapse

    03/21/2019 2:53:06 AM PDT · by blueplum · 17 replies
    The Guardian UK ^ | 20 Mar 2019 | Richard Beck
    ... Initial reports suggest there is lots of blame to go around, from Trump’s overestimation of his own abilities as a dealmaker, to Kim’s possibly unrealistic expectations as to how little the US would be willing to accept, to the uncompromising hawkishness of the national security adviser, John Bolton, who may have intentionally sabotaged negotiations by throwing extra demands into the mix at the last minute. Some of this blame, however, belongs to Democratic politicians and liberal commentators, who have reliably denigrated Trump’s Korean outreach from the beginning, and did everything they could to diminish the Hanoi summit’s chances for...
  • NKorea official: Kim rethinking US talks, launch moratorium

    03/14/2019 11:24:57 PM PDT · by blueplum · 18 replies
    ap ^ | 15 Mar 2019 | Eric Talmadge
    PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will soon make a decision on whether to continue diplomatic talks and maintain the country's moratorium on missile launches and nuclear tests, a senior North Korean official said, noting the U.S. threw away a golden opportunity at the recent summit between their leaders. Vice Foreign Minister Choe Son Hui, addressing an urgent meeting Friday of diplomats and foreign media in Pyongyang, including The Associated Press, said the North was deeply disappointed by the failure of the two sides to reach any agreements at the Hanoi summit between Kim and...
  • North Korea rocket site is being monitored 'in real time,' U.S. official says

    03/08/2019 11:04:44 PM PST · by blueplum · 16 replies
    NBC News ^ | 08 Mar 2019 | Andrea Mitchell
    The U.S. is "watching in real time" developments at a long-range rocket site that North Korea is believed to have rebuilt, a senior State Department official said Thursday. The Sohae facility has been used in the past for satellite launches that employ similar technology to what is required to fire intercontinental ballistic missiles. It is now back to "normal operating status," according to new commercial images and analysis from two teams of researchers...(snip) ...The State Department official said that while it is important for North Korea to act as it had promised, the U.S. side did not see Sohae as...
  • S. Korea, US sign deal on Seoul paying more for US military

    03/08/2019 3:14:06 AM PST · by blueplum · 4 replies
    AP ^ | 08 Mar 2019 | HYUNG-JIN KIM
    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea and the U.S. on Friday formally signed a deal on Seoul's increased payment for the U.S. troop deployment, amid worries about the future of the countries' decades-long military alliance... South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha and U.S. Ambassador Harry Harris signed the new cost-sharing deal on Friday. During a signing ceremony, Kang called the deal "the results of hard work and sometimes difficult work" that "the alliance can build upon to become stronger and greater." Harries said the deal's signing underscores "the importance of iron-clad nature of our alliance."