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Jeon Mi-Kyung

Based out of Pittsburgh, PA, South Korean Born Mi-Kyung Jeon is a MASTER OF FINE ARTS (M.F.A.) from Duquesne University. She joined NYK Daily as an international Correspondent. She has previously interned at the New York Times in New York,for eleven months.
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Mass wedding defies virus fears in South Korea

Thousands of couples -- some in facemasks -- tied the knot in a mass Unification Church wedding Friday, despite concerns in South Korea over...

Doctor From China who Alerted the World About Coronavirus Dies

A Chinese doctor who got in trouble with authorities in the communist country for sounding an early warning about the coronavirus outbreak died Friday...

A Free Fall descent leads to screams on severed Turkish plane

As their flight abruptly descended into Istanbul and hit the ground with a rumble, a Turkish couple tensed up. They soon relaxed when they...

Syrian Army Captures key town as Turkey Prepares its troops

Syrian government troops entered a strategic town in the country’s last rebel stronghold Thursday after fierce clashes with opposition fighters, even as Turkey sent...

Bottles for blessings: Thai Buddhist temple recycles plastics into robes

At a Buddhist temple south of Bangkok, a monk watches as a machine presses down on thousands of water bottles, before a giant bale...

Ten more on cruise ship off Japan have new coronavirus

Ten more people on a cruise ship off Japan's coast have tested positive for the new coronavirus, the health minister said Thursday, raising the...

The Latest: Hong Kong medical union warn of mass quitting

The Latest on a virus outbreak that began in China (all times local): 2 p.m. A Hong Kong medical union has warned that its 20,000 members...

Airliner skids, breaks open in Istanbul; 3 dead, 179 injured

A Turkish airliner skidded off a runway, crashed into a ditch and broke apart while landing in bad weather in Istanbul Wednesday, killing three...

Tokyo Olympic boss ‘extremely worried’ about deadly virus

The chief executive officer of the Tokyo Olympics admitted Wednesday that organisers are "extremely worried" about the possible effect of the deadly new coronavirus...

Macau to suspend casino operations for two weeks to curb spread of virus

Macau, the world’s biggest gambling hub, said on Tuesday it had asked all casino operators to suspend operations for two weeks to help curb...

Japan quarantines 3,700 on cruise ship over new coronavirus

Japan has quarantined a cruise ship carrying 3,711 people and was testing those onboard for the new coronavirus Tuesday after a former passenger was...

No takers for Indonesia’s ‘pluck a tyre off the croc’ contest

Indonesia has called off a contest offering a cash reward to anyone brave enough to remove a motorbike tyre stuck around the neck of...

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