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Democratic Party accepts president’s offer for 3-way talks 민주당, “3자회담 응할 것…국정원 개혁 등 의지 담보돼야”
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Democratic Party accepts president’s offer for 3-way talks 민주당, “3자회담 응할 것…국정원 개혁 등 의지 담보돼야”

Korea’s main opposition Democratic Party has decided… after sleeping on it… to accept President Park Geun-hye’s proposal for talks between herself and the leaders of the rival parties at the National Assembly next Monday. And the opposition party has a

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Democratic party vows to restore democracy and welfare
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Democratic party vows to restore democracy and welfare

At the National Assembly Tuesday, the main opposition Democratic Party laid out its priorities for the current parliamentary session. At a gathering of the full parliament and members of President Park Geun-hye’s Cabinet, Democratic Party floor leader Jun Byung-hun said

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Democratic Party decides to toughen its two-track policy  민주, 24시간 비상국회 운영키로..국회 정상화 움직임
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Democratic Party decides to toughen its two-track policy 민주, 24시간 비상국회 운영키로..국회 정상화 움직임

Lawmakers are back at work at the National Asssembly, and they spent Monday drawing up action plans for the coming weeks. based on feedback they received from their constituents over last week’s Chuseok holiday. Kim Yeon-ji reports. The main opposition

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Saenuri, Democratic Parties’ priorities for June Sessions 6월 임시국회 앞둔 여야 전략 재점검
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Saenuri, Democratic Parties’ priorities for June Sessions 6월 임시국회 앞둔 여야 전략 재점검

Saenuri, Democratic Parties’ priorities for June Sessions Korea’s ruling and main opposition parties are busy preparing for the upcoming National Assembly session which opens on Monday. Our Song Ji-sun tells us what the two parties’ policy priorities are. Both the

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Katsuya Okada elected to lead Democratic Party of Japan   오카다 카쓰야 민주당 새대표 당선
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Katsuya Okada elected to lead Democratic Party of Japan 오카다 카쓰야 민주당 새대표 당선

Japan′s main opposition Democratic Party has a new leader. Katsuya Okada, who led the party for eighteen months from 2004 to 2005, beat 43-year-old Goshi Hosono 133 points to 120 in a run-off on Sunday. Okada now faces a huge

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Democratic Party proposes pushing forward with amending Constitution
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Democratic Party proposes pushing forward with amending Constitution

The main opposition Democratic Party’s floor leader Jun Byung-hun… has proposed setting up a special parliamentary committee to discuss amending the Constitution, which was last revised in 1987. Jun visited National Assembly Speaker Kang Chang-hee on Tuesday afternoon where he

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Democratic Party chief vows to reform politics in his parliamentary speech
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Democratic Party chief vows to reform politics in his parliamentary speech

Following his ruling party counterpart’s speech on Tuesday, the head of the main opposition Democratic Party delivered his keynote speech at the National Assembly on Wednesday. Kim Han-gil vowed to reform politics and push for narrowing the gap between the

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Ahn Cheol-soo and Democratic Party agree to form new party
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Ahn Cheol-soo and Democratic Party agree to form new party

Now there’s been a political announcement that changes the nation’s political landscape significantly… The leaders of Korea’s two opposition parties on Sunday announced plans to launch a new party that they say will be up-and-running ahead of local elections in

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Democratic Party chief stresses welfare, gradual reunification in New Year’s press conference
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Democratic Party chief stresses welfare, gradual reunification in New Year’s press conference

Democratic Party chief Kim Han-gil took aim at the president Monday… in his first press conference of the New Year. The main opposition party leader criticized the president’s New Year’s speech, saying she failed to provide concrete details for how

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