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Today in Korean history

Today in Korean History 14:00 October 30, 2018

Oct. 31

1959 -- South Korea establishes diplomatic relations with Brazil.

1961 -- South Korea establishes diplomatic relations with Australia.

1966 -- U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson visits South Korea.

2006 -- North Korea agrees to return to the long-stalled six-party talks on its nuclear program three weeks after detonating its first nuclear weapon. The six-party talks also involving South Korea, the United States, China, Japan and Russia resumed in November after a yearlong hiatus.

2013 -- South Korea is re-elected as a member of the United Nations' Economic and Social Council, which oversees the majority of the international organization's financial resources.

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