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Sam-il-jeol (삼일절) 2017

Today is Korean Independence Movement Day, also called as Sam-il-jeol (삼일절). On this day, Koreans commemorate the uprising against Japanese colonial rule (that took place on March 1, 1919) by holding a memorial event and hoisting the national flag in all government offices and in every home. Sam-il-jeol literally means 3-1 (March 1st) Movement. During this tragic event… Continue reading Sam-il-jeol (삼일절) 2017