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* Date : 2017-03-06
China has unleashed a series of retaliatory measures against Korea in protest of its decision to deploy the U.S. missile defense system THAAD on Korean soil. Chinese tourism companies have been ordered to ban the sale of tour packages to Korea, while surprise inspections have led to a temporary closure of dozens of retail stores owned by Lotte Group, which provided the land for deployment.
In our "Arirang Special: THAAD and S. Korea-China ties," experts examine what ramifications THAAD deployment will have for Korea, and how it may reshape Seoul-Beijing relations.