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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

All News 09:26 January 07, 2017

SEOUL, Jan. 7 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on Jan. 7.

Korean-language dailies
-- A thousand days have passed, memories have stopped (Kyunghyang Shinmun)
-- S. Korea in corner amid 'punches' from Japan, China, U.S. (Donga llbo)
-- Japan recalls ambassador, controversy over comfort women statue escalates (Seoul Shinmun)
-- Controversy over history education reignited after state-authored history textbooks issue (Segye Times)
-- S. Korea attacked by Japan, China amid leadership vacuum (Chosun Ilbo)
-- Japan suspends talks on currency swap deal with S. Korea amid row over comfort women statue (JoongAng Ilbo)
-- 18-year-old Sung-hwan's special hip-hop (Hankyoreh)
-- Disesteemed S. Korean diplomacy, attacked by Japan this time (Hankook Ilbo)
-- S. Korea becomes punching bag for Japan, China amid vacuum in running state affairs (Maeil Business Newspaper)
-- Samsung's 'golden portfolio' overcame crisis (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies
-- Japan recalls ambassador to protest statue (Korea JoongAng Daily)
-- Table for one, please (The Korea Herald)
-- China sets biggest yuan increase in over decade (The Korea Times)

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