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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

All News 09:08 January 14, 2017

SEOUL, Jan. 14 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on Jan. 14.

Korean-language dailies
-- Samsung said it was ready to support Chung Yoo-ra before meeting president (Kyunghyang Shinmun)
-- Ban succeeds in differentiating himself, but holds image as 'slippery eel' (Kookmin Daily)
-- Preemptive strike on N. Korea not ruled out: Mattis (Donga Ilbo)
-- Statutes in front of consulates not desirable: FM (Seoul Shinmun)
-- Diplomacy under confusion amid presidential competition (Segye Times)
-- Military action against N. Korea also option: Washington (Chosun Ilbo)
-- Presidential contenders vow to reform conglomerates (JoongAng Ilbo)
-- Yun's claim to relocate statute of comfort woman in Busan sparks controversy (Hankyoreh)
-- Moon, Ban in relationship of love, hate meet at single-log bridge (Hankook Ilbo)
-- Samsung's management stalls in personnel, investment (Maeil Business Newspaper)
-- Independent counsel seeks to arrest global businessman (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies
-- Chaebol reforms rise as campaign issue for 2017 (Korea JoongAng Daily)
-- BOK cuts growth outlook to 2.5% (The Korea Herald)
-- Ban Ki-moon backs THAAD deployment (The Korea Times)

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