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Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

Politics 07:00 February 06, 2023

SEOUL, Feb. 6 (Yonhap) -- The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on Feb. 6.

Korean-language dailies
-- Yoon calls Ahn 'enemy' of state affairs management (Kyunghyang Shinmun)
-- Presidential office publicly criticizes Ahn for his 'Yoon-Ahn coalition' remarks (Kookmin Daily)
-- U.S. shoots down suspected Chinese spy balloon intruding into U.S. airspace (Donga Ilbo)
-- U.S. downs suspected Chinese spy balloon; Washington-Beijing ties further strained (Seoul Shinmun)
-- Despite 100th day since Itaewon crowd crush, nothing has changed: negligence to safety and politicization of tragedy (Segye Times)
-- Yoon warns ruling party should give warning to Ahn; Ahn claims Yoon intervening in party leadership race (Chosun Ilbo)
-- Yoon criticizes Ahn for his 'Yoon-Ahn coalition' remarks ahead of PPP leadership race (JoongAng Ilbo)
-- Yoon condemns Ahn as 'enemy of state affairs management' (Hankyoreh)
-- Friction between U.S. and China over U.S. shooting down of suspected Chinese spy balloon (Hankook Ilbo)
-- U.S. downs suspected Chinese spy balloon, flaring up bilateral tensions (Maeil Business Newspaper)
-- Growing shareholders' activism sways capital market (Korea Economic Daily)

English-language dailies
-- Korean fishing boat capsizes, nine of 12 crew members missing (Korea JoongAng Daily)
-- 'Energy inflation' hits 25-year high in January (Korea Herald)
-- Families of Itaewon victims on collision course with Seoul City (Korea Times)

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