Full Coverage: Tensions with N. Korea

Full Coverage: Tensions with N. Korea

'Nothing to Envy' by Barbara Demick

January 10, 2010

BOOK REVIEW

'Nothing to Envy' by Barbara Demick

Nothing to Envy

Lee Hu-rak dies at 85; former South Korean spy chief

November 1, 2009

OBITUARY

Lee Hu-rak dies at 85; former South Korean spy chief

Former South Korean spy chief Lee Hu-rak, who brokered the signing of a historic 1972 peace document with North Korea after a secret trip to Pyongyang, died Saturday. He was 85.

Kim Dae-jung dies at 85; former South Korean president and Nobel laureate

August 19, 2009

Kim Dae-jung dies at 85; former South Korean president and Nobel laureate

Kim Dae-jung, a former dissident who survived three assassination attempts, one death sentence and six years in prison to become South Korea's president and its first Nobel laureate, died Tuesday in Seoul after a long bout of pneumonia. He was 85.

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