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October 25, 2013


Korea not too cold for iPhone

Apple’s latest products – the iPhone 5S and 5C – went on sale in Korea today. The weather in Seoul, as low as 39 degrees Fahrenheit in the morning, was not cold enough to keep these customers away from one store in Myung-dong. (Yonhap)


 Korean-made fighter F-50 unveiled

At left is the Korean-made FA-50 fighter that will make its debut at an air show set for Oct. 25-27, 2013 at the Cheongju International Airport. The fighter has been deployed by the Air Force since August. [Photo courtesy of Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI)]




kimchiChildren make kimchi

A group of children makes kimchi during a food education program at a convention center in Seoul on Oct. 24, 2013. The Seoul government said the previous day that Korea’s kimchi, a spicy fermented cabbage side dish, is likely to be put on the list of UNESCO cultural heritages. (Yonhap)