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History of the Koreas

Published: Mar 11 2013 03:37:15 PM EDT   Updated On: Feb 20 2014 11:05:35 AM EST

One hundred North Koreans were reunited with their South Korean relatives Thursday after being separated for half a century due to tensions between North and South Korean governments. Take a look at the history of the two Koreas.

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One hundred North Koreans were reunited today with their South Korean relatives Thursday after being separated for half a century due to tensions between North and South Korean governments. Take a look at the history of the two Koreas, according to CNN, the Guardian, the Korea Tourism Organization and History.com.

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