Seoul Warns Expats in China of Terror from N.Korea
The embassy in Beijing has warned South Korean organizations and businesses in China against possible terror attacks or abduction attempts by North Korea after the recent defection of a senior diplomat. >> Full Text

Kim Jong-un Still Purging Traces of Uncle's Empire
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is still struggling to wipe out the network of businesses and influence established by his uncle Jang Song-taek, whom he executed in December 2013. A source last week said Kim is especially allergic to facilities with names like "Haedanghwa" or "Daedonggang." >> Full Text

Exports Plugged by TV Stars Soar Despite Overall Slump
The hit TV series "Descendants of the Sun" took China by storm in March and boosted sales of products endorsed by the program and its actors. Product placement covered anything from cosmetics to watches and sunglasses, which sold out quickly. >> Full Text

Children cross a stream in Daejeon on Monday.

Models promote gifts for Chuseok or Korean Thanksgiving in a store in Seoul on Monday. /Newsis

Lee Honey poses at a preview of the animation "Lost in the Moonlight" in Seoul on Monday, for which she lent her voice.

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