College exam postponed, southern coast shaken by second biggest ever quake

2017.11.16 16:36:45 | 2017.11.16 16:37:02
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A residential apartment in a town in Pohang, southern coast city of Korea, is in a wreck with walls collapsing and windows in shatters after shaken by a 5.4-magnitude earthquake and aftershocks on Wednesday. The quake was the second strongest in the country after a 5.8-magnitude quake in southeastern city of Gyeongju last year. The college scholastic ability test scheduled for Thursday was pushed back for a week, the first-ever cancellation in the state-administered annual college entrance exam.

By Han Joo-hyung and Lee Ha-yeon

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  • Seoul Sat 16 December 2017
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