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Blair McBride

Bangkok Post sub-editor and freelance writer

Blair McBride is a Bangkok Post sub-editor and freelance writer.

Blair McBride
11 Aug 2015

Reality postpones the reunification dream

On Saturday, North and South Korea celebrate National Liberation Day, marking Japan's surrender in World War II and the end of its brutal colonial rule of the Korean peninsula. Seventy years ago this week, hopes began to rise among Koreans that their long-awaited freedom and independence was near.

11 Aug 2015
Reality postpones the reunification dream