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U.S., South Korean officials plan for hostage crisis as tensions mount

South Korean leaders said on Thursday that they were preparing for a possible hostage situation at a joint industrial park in North Korea.

South Korea says North will ‘pay a price’ for torpedo attack

South Korea bans trade and sea access, prepares military defense with U.S. support.

North denies sinking South Korean warship, threatens ‘all-out war’

North Korean leaders lashed out at the international community Thursday after a report found that the regime had attacked a South Korean warship in March.


Chinese ‘currency manipulation’ and what it means for U.S. trade

What’s behind the U.S.’s renewed concerns over China’s valuation of its currency?

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