South Korean leader urges peace with North Korea

South Korean leader urges peace with North Korea

SEOUL South Korea - (AP) South Korea's president toned down criticism of North Korea in a Memorial Day speech Sunday that stressed the need for peace with the nuclear-armed nation, which Seoul hopes will be punished at the United Nations for allegedly sinking a warship.

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