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Radio and internet address to the nation by President L...
Aug 06, 2012
Good morning, fellow Koreans,The midsummer heat wave continues, but the good news reaching us from London makes us forget the heat. The London Olympics is now in its 10th day today. Even though I have had sleepless nights recently just as many of you have had, watching our Olympians competing in the games helped drive ...

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Radio and internet address to the nation by President L...
Jul 23, 2012
Good morning, fellow Koreans, We are now in the height of the rainy season. The Government is doing everything it can to prevent damage caused by torrential rains. I hope all of you will be mindful of safety as well, especially during vacations. The London Olympics will start on Friday. Korea made its debut at the summ...

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Radio and internet address to the nation by President L...
Jul 09, 2012
Good morning, fellow Koreans, It is fortunate that recent rains seem to have helped ease the drought for the most part. There had been great concerns about the drought, but farmers should feel relieved now. Still, I understand they are anxious again about the rainy season. On June 17, I embarked on a four-nation, 10-da...

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Radio and internet address to the nation by President L...
Jun 11, 2012
Good morning, fellow Koreans,It has not rained since last month, and there are great concerns about drought in this farming season. Worse yet, the weather is getting hotter and electricity consumption is surging. It is necessary for us all to take part in a drive to save electricity. The Government held the 123rd Meeti...

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Radio and internet address to the nation by President L...
May 28, 2012
Good morning, fellow Koreans,After wrapping up a trilateral summit among Korea, Japan and China held in Beijing, China, I went on a state visit to Myanmar on the same day and returned home on May 15. My state visit could not be made public until I arrived in Myanmar because of security concerns. I am grateful to the pe...

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Radio and internet address to the nation by President L...
May 14, 2012
Good morning, fellow Koreans,I am now in Beijing, China to participate in the Korea-Japan-China Summit. At the trilateral summit, the leaders of the three countries had in-depth discussions about North Korea’s persistent threats and its nuclear program.In addition, Trilateral Agreement on Investment Promotion and Prote...

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Radio and internet address to the nation by President L...
May 03, 2012
Good morning, fellow Koreans, Since the 17th of this month, the Government has waged a “war against illicit private loans.” As soon as the complaint call center opened, it was inundated with frantic phone calls. Already on day one, some 1,500 complaints were filed with the center, which was more than 12 times the usu...

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Radio and internet address to the nation by President L...
Apr 30, 2012
Good morning, fellow Koreans,Since the 17th of this month, the Government has waged a “war against illicit private loans.”As soon as the complaint call center opened, it was inundated with frantic phone calls. Already on day one, some 1,500 complaints were filed with the center, which was more than 12 times the usual n...

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Radio and internet address to the nation by President L...
Apr 16, 2012
Good morning, fellow Koreans,On April 11, the general elections for the 19th National Assembly were held safely. I am deeply grateful to all of you for your cooperation. The Government will proactively reflect the public sentiments expressed through the elections in running state affairs. This year, for the first time ...

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Radio and internet address to the nation by President L...
Apr 02, 2012
Good morning, fellow Koreans, On March 27, the Seoul Nuclear Security Summit with the theme “Beyond Security Towards Peace” came to a successful end. Through the Summit, we set another great milestone on the path to making a world without nuclear weapons and to leaving a more peaceful and safer world to our children....