The Sewol in South Korea took more than two hours to sink, and initially the captain told passengers to go back to their rooms.
In fact, about a year ago, on Oct. 21, 2011, Obama signed new free-trade agreements with South Korea, Panama, and Colombia.
In South Korea, she also reported on North Korean defectors and their adjustment into capitalist Seoul.
He signed a commercial deal favorable to South Korea and reached out to Vietnam following recent territorial disputes.
From security concerns to editing in South Korea, the cast and crew tell Marlow Stern how it came to cinemas.
Yet he made early visits to two Asian treaty allies, Japan and South Korea, and he has promised to soon visit a third, Australia.
Pass pending trade agreements with Colombia, Panama, and South Korea.
Countries like Japan and South Korea grew their economies enormously while maintaining distinct cultures.
Senator Marco Rubio, on his trip to Southeast Asia, visited the demilitarized zone between North and South Korea.
Watch this clip of China's match against South Korea where the players played so poorly it's no wonder their sceme was discovered.
Note: Supported by the United States, South Korea was created in 1948 after American and Soviet occupation zones established at the end of World War II had divided Korea into north and south.
Note: During the Korean War, noncommunist South Korea, aided by forces of the United Nations, and communist North Korea, aided by Chinese forces, fought from 1950 to 1953.
Note: During the 1980s, South Korea became a major industrial power in Asia.