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U.S. diplomat tweets he's OK after knife attack in Seoul
U.S. diplomat tweets he's OK after knife attack in Seoul

Mark Lippert, the U.S. ambassador to South Korea who was attacked in Seoul by a blade-wielding assailant, sent out a tweet Thursday saying he was doing well and would be back to work soon. "Doing well&in great spirits! Robyn, Sejun, Grigsby & I -- deeply moved by the support!" the ambassador wrote, referring to his wife, son and dog. Lippert, 42, who was taken to Kangbuk Samsung Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries, suffered wounds to his face and wrist. Police said the attacker used a blade about 10 inches long and shouted that North and South Korea should be reunified, according to reports. Police said the assailant was arrested. He was identified as Kim Ki-jong,...

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