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Anote Tong, the president of the tiny Pacific island of Kiribati, speaks in Seoul, South Korea, after receiving the first-ever Sunhak Peace Prize.

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Pope Francis, left, waves during his visit to the birthplace of Saint Kim Taegon Andrea, also known as Saint Andrew Kim Taegon, the first Korean-born Catholic priest, prior to a meeting with Asian youths at the Solmoe Sanctuary in Dangjin, South Korea, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. Francis received a boisterous welcome from tens of thousands of young Asians as he celebrated his first public Mass in South Korea, a country with a small but growing church that is seen by the Vatican as a model for the rest of the world. (AP Photo/Issei Kato, Pool)

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Watch Abrams tanks at Rodriguez Live Fire Range, South Korea. Footage of 1/9 CAV, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division highlights Abrams tanks at Rodriguez Live Fire Range, South Korea.

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South Korean amy soldiers walk on Unification Bridge, which leads to the demilitarized zone, near the border village of Panmunjom in Paju, South Korea, Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015. South Korean and North Korean officials have resumed the second round of their high-level talks in the border village of Panmunjom on Sunday afternoon in an effort to ease mutual tension, South Korea’s presidential office said. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

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Whee Kim, of South Korea, watches his tee shot on the ninth hole during the second round of the Barbasol Championship golf tournament, Friday, July 17, 2015, in Opelika, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

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Byeong-Hun An, of South Korea, hits out of the bunker on the first hole during a practice round for the U.S. Open golf tournament at Chambers Bay on Monday, June 15, 2015 in University Place, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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South Korean President Park Geun-hye delivers a speech during a ceremony marking Memorial Day at the National Cemetery in Seoul, South Korea, Saturday, June 6, 2015. South Korea marked the 60th anniversary of Memorial Day for those killed in the 1950-53 Korean War. (Kim Hong-Ji/Pool Photo via AP)

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Adam Crapser, 40, who now has a wife and children including 1-year-old Christal, was adopted from South Korea when he was young, but his adoptive parents neglected to make him a U.S. citizen and re-homed him. (Associated Press)

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Yong Soo Lee of South Korea is one of dozens of surviving "comfort women" from Korea and other Asian countries who were forced into sexual slavery by the Japanese. (Associated Press)

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South Korean President Park Geun-hye, second from right, looks at portraits of the victims of the sunken ferry Sewol as she arrives to offer her condolences to the bereaved relatives of the victims at a port in Jindo, South Korea, Thursday, April 16, 2015. (Lee Jeong-ryong/Yonhap via AP)

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[u'U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert eaves a lecture hall for a hospital in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, March 5, 2015 after being attacked by a man. Lippert was attacked by a man wielding a razor and screaming that the rival Koreas should be unified, South Korean police and media said Thursday. (AP Photo/Yonhap, Kim Ju-Sung) KOREA OUT', u'U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert leaves a lecture hall for a hospital in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, March 5, 2015 after being attacked by a man. Lippert was slashed on the face and wrist by a man wielding a knife with a 10-inch blade and screaming that the rival Koreas should be unified, South Korean police said Thursday. (AP Photo/Yonhap, Kim Ju-Sung) KOREA OUT']

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U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert leaves a lecture hall for a hospital in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday after being attacked by a man wielding a razor. (Associated Press)

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Mark Lippert, U.S. ambassador to South Korea, (right) is greeted by South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se during a meeting at the Foreign Ministry in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. (Associated Press)

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Samsung Electronics introduces its SUHD 4K smart TV in Seoul, South Korea (Associated Press) ** FILE **

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A man watches a TV news program showing North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon) ** FILE **

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Danwon High School students hold papers with messages such as "come back," "miss you," "love you" and "don't loose your hope" for their friends who are missing after Wednesday's ferry disaster at the school yard in Ansan, South Korea, Thursday, April 17, 2014. Strong currents, rain and bad visibility hampered an increasingly anxious search Thursday for 287 passengers, many thought to be high school students, still missing more than a day after their ferry flipped onto its side and sank in cold waters off the southern coast of South Korea. (AP Photo/Woohae Cho)

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The shadow of a visitor taking a picture is cast on a board with messages wishing safe return of missing passengers aboard the sunken ferry Sewol at a port in Jindo, south of Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. One by one, coast guard officers carried the newly arrived bodies covered in white sheets from a boat to a tent on the dock of this island, the first step in identifying a sharply rising number of corpses from a South Korean ferry that sank nearly a week ago. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

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A man reads messages showing signs of hope for the safe return of passengers of the sunken Sewol ferry in Ansan, south of Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, April 24, 2014. Students in the city hit hardest by the South Korean ferry disaster returned to classes Thursday, their school campus a tragic landscape of yellow ribbons, chrysanthemums and photos of classmates and teachers who make up the vast majority of the more than 300 people feared dead. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

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U.S. President Barack Obama right, talks with South Korean President Lee Myung-bak during the Gala Dinner at the APEC Summit in Singapore, Saturday, Nov.14, 2009.(AP Photo/)