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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

All News 07:09 January 20, 2017

SEOUL, Jan. 20 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on Jan. 20.

Korean-language dailies
-- Special counsel team hits '3 rocks' (Kyunghyang Shinmun)
-- Is North Korea delivering Trump a message? (Kookmin Daily)
-- Politics shakes rule of law (Donga llbo)
-- Special prosecutors hit 'rock' in bribery probe against Park (Seoul Shinmun)
-- Bribery probe goes back to square one (Segye Times)
-- Special counsel's bribery probe stumbles at first hurdle (Chosun Ilbo)
-- Youth's tragedy starts with student loans (JoongAng Ilbo)
-- Blocked by Lee Jae-yong, special counsel left with 3 options (Hankyoreh)
-- Special counsel's 'rock' not to affect bribery probe against Park (Hankook Ilbo)
-- Warrant for Lee Jae-yong rejected, not a pardon for Park's impeachment (Maeil Business Newspaper)
-- Court puts brakes on special counsel's 'big move' (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies
-- Seoul to give up North denuclearization policy (Korea JoongAng Daily)
-- Dismissal of warrant for Samsung chief may weaken Park probe (The Korea Herald)
-- Plan to build statue on Dokdo sparks dispute (The Korea Times)

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