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S.Korea's population movement posts double-digit growth in June

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S.Korea's population movement posts double-digit growth in JuneSEOUL, July 29 (Xinhua) -- South Korea's population movement posted a double-digit growth last month owing to an increased home transaction, statistical office...
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Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 02:45Published

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Credit: ANI    Duration: 01:17Published

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