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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

All News 07:05 January 19, 2017

SEOUL, Jan. 19 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on Jan. 19.

Korean-language dailies
-- Chung Yoo-ra's Danish equestrian coach forges secret deal with Samsung: sources (Kyunghyang Shinmun)
-- Court rejects arrest warrant for Samsung heir (Kookmin Daily)
-- Experts say 130,000 jobs to be in peril if S. Korea-U.S. FTA is scrapped (Donga llbo)
-- Gov't to recruit 30,000 civil servants in first half (Seoul Shinmun)
-- Will wind of 'far-right nationalism' arrive in Korea? (Segye Times)
-- Military duty becomes bait for winning votes in presidential election (Chosun Ilbo)
-- Xi Jinping's contradiction: calls for reform while blocking Google (JoongAng Ilbo)
-- Cho Yoon-sun behind conservative rallies after Sewol ferry disaster (Hankyoreh)
-- Samsung heir awaits court's decision on arrest at detention center (Maeil Business Newspaper)
-- Gov't to recruit 30,000 civil servants in first half (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies
-- Watchdog takes on fake news (Korea JoongAng Daily)
-- Samsung chief's arrest could add momentum to Park probe (The Korea Herald)
-- Ban Ki-moon likely to join Bareun Party (The Korea Times)

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