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Burma Memorial Opened for 1983 Seoul Leadership

Government officials in Rangoon on Friday opened a memorial for victims of a 1983 North Korean assassination attempt against former South Korean president Chun Doo-Hwan. Some South Koreans returned Friday to the site of the attack in the capital of Burma, also known as Myanmar, to dedicate the monument and take part in a wreath laying ceremony. The attack killed 21 people, including South Korea's then foreign minister Lee Beom-Seok, as well as Seoul's deputy prime minister and...

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