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North Korea Retracts Invitation to UN Chief

North Korea on Wednesday abruptly cancelled an invitation to United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to visit the isolated state. Ban said "no explanation was given for this last-minute change.''  He called the decision "deeply regrettable." The U.N. chief was planning on Thursday to visit a factory park that lies just north of the demilitarized zone that separates North and South Korea. Ban's planned tour of the jointly run Kaesong Industrial...

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