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Palo Alto Woman Pleads for Release of Husband, 85, Detained in North Korea

November 22, 2013 | 11:20 am

Palo Alto Woman Pleads for Release of Husband, 85, Detained in North Korea

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Reports say Palo Alto retiree was stopped from leaving after officials asked about his Korean War service.

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Bay Area Koreans React With Concern, Hope at Kim Jong Il’s Death

December 19, 2011 | 6:32 pm

Bay Area Koreans React With Concern, Hope at Kim Jong Il’s Death

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At a busy Korean grocery story in Oakland, shoppers said they were shocked when they learned of the North Korean leader’s death. Yul Huh, a general contractor, said the first thing he did on Sunday was call family members in South Korea. “Everybody’s scared of the situation,” said Huh. “Everybody say it’s more difficult after […]

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