DAILY PRESS 08/14/2017

DAILY PRESS 08/14/2017


1. (LEAD) China to begin implementing new U.N. sanctions on N. Korea Tuesday
2. U.S. ready for 'decisive' action against N.K., but focusing on diplomacy: Dunford
3. S. Korean, U.S. defense chiefs to hold first talks in late August
4. (LEAD) S. Korean president says N.K. nukes, missiles a serious, real threat
5. (2nd LD) S. Korean leader urges N. Korea, U.S. to resolve ongoing stalemate peacefully
6. (LEAD) CIA chief: No indication of imminent nuclear war with N. Korea
7. ICBMs break 'strategic balance' in Korea
8. N.K. ratchets up threats ahead of Seoul, Washington's planned military drills

News & Politics

9.  Minister Kim apologizes for police infighting
10. Presidents' choice of films shows political messages
11.  Moon honors independence fighters
12.  Forced labor victims sue gov't to seek money under 1965 Seoul-Tokyo deal on normalization
13.  Series of events held to mark international 'comfort women' day
14.  Seoul court upholds police ban on activists' rally encircling embassies
15.  Prosecution turns down arrest warrant for drugmaker chief accused of harassing chauffeurs
16.  Residents suspicious of Thaad study findings


17. (LEAD) Samsung executive gets fattest paycheck in 1st half
18. Daewoo Shipbuilding logs profit for 2nd straight quarter
19. (2nd LD) Hyundai Motor unionists start 2nd partial strike
20. Moon seeks to boost economy through job creation, income hike
21. Fair Trade Commission confronts bully retailers
22. Lotte to open prayer room for Muslims in Jamsil shop
23. Samsung and SK Hynix suffer semiconductor talent shortage
24. (LEAD) Seoul stocks rebound as N. Korean woes abate


25. Time for concrete action plans
26. Faltering diplomacy