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  • proper n. Plural form of Korea. North and South Korea, collectively.


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  • The difference between the Koreas is probably markets alone.

    Neuroeconomics, Arnold Kling | EconLog | Library of Economics and Liberty

  • In addition, the Koreas are poorer than their German counterparts, and the wealth disparity between the Koreas is greater.

    Matthew Yglesias » Trouble in North Korea

  • The fertile maritime border, the scene of three deadly skirmishes between the Koreas, is a key flashpoint because the North does not recognize the line drawn by the U.N. at the close of the 1950-53 Korean War.

    World Watch

  • From the outside, the split between the Koreas is usually seen in terms of geopolitical menace.

    A Kafkaesque Spy Thriller Straddles Two Koreas

  • The meetings between the Koreas were the first such session since 2008 when North Korea walked out on disarmament talks to protest international criticism of its missile and nuclear tests.

    ASEAN Cites Progress on N. Korea, South China Sea

  • On Wednesday, President Barack Obama and his Chinese counterpart Hu Jintao agreed in talks in Washington on the importance of maintaining peace and stability on the Korean peninsula, and said that communication between the Koreas is a key element for any progress.

    South Korea accepts North Korea talks proposal

  • LOUISA LIM: The sinking of the South Korean warship, the Cheonan, in March was called Koreas 9/11.

    After A Chill, Signs Of A Warming Trend In Koreas

  • The United States 'refusal to sign the text on the grounds that it has an obligation to protect its soldiers stationed in the demilitarized zone between the two Koreas, which is littered with the devices, has dashed hopes that major producers Russia, China,

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • "The Korean nation cannot afford to lag behind the currents of the times, repeating the dark history of yesteryear," Lee said, referring to the Koreas' bloody 1950-53 war and the subsequent decades of violence and tension.

    Kansas City Star: Front Page

  • Obama and Hu said that communication between the Koreas is a key element for any progress.

    Kansas City Star: Front Page


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