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DIP: Friday - South Korea

A South Korean protester shouts slogans as he holds a candle during a demonstration against U.S. beef imports in Seoul. South Korean President Lee Myung-Bak, whose new conservative government has been rocked by weeks of street protests, vowed to listen to the people but also stressed the rule... Jewel Samed / AFP / Getty Images