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Historic First For Asia: Taiwan Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage

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A South Korean woman has her head shaved in a photograph taken by Jeon Bora. Having short hair and no makeup is a common symbol of the "escape the corset" movement, which aims to reject South Korea's standards of beauty and social pressure to conform. Jeon's photographs document the women involved in this movement in stark black-and-white images. Jeon Bora hide caption

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South Korean Women 'Escape The Corset' And Reject Their Country's Beauty Ideals

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Japan's Emperor Akihito, with Empress Michiko, waves to well-wishers in the central Japanese prefecture of Mie on April 18. Emperor Akihito takes part in a series of rituals ahead of his abdication. Kazuhiro Ngoi/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Emperor Akihito, Japan's 'Surprising Pacifist,' Steps Down After 30 Years

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Japan's Emperor Akihito Abdicates The Chrysanthemum Throne

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Japan's Emperor To Abdicate Throne For 1st Time In 2 Centuries

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Kim Jong Un, Vladimir Putin To Meet Face-To-Face In Vladivostok

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A TV report in South Korea uses file footage of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, who supervised the test-firing of a "new-type tactical guided weapon" on Wednesday. Lee Jin-man/AP hide caption

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North Korea Announces Testing Of New 'Tactical Guided Weapon'

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K-Pop Industry Faces Lurid Scandal Involving Sexual Violence And Official Corruption

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South Korea Tries To Broker Another U.S.-North Korea Nuclear Summit

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North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un listens during a meeting in February with President Trump at the second U.S.-North Korea summit in Hanoi. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A U.S. Air Force F-35A Lightning II makes a flyby after an unveiling celebration in this 2014 photo. Japan's military reported on Tuesday that one of its F-35A jets crashed during a training mission. Ross D. Franklin/AP hide caption

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The North Korean flag is flown at Madrid's North Korean embassy, which was was raided in February. Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images hide caption

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After Madrid Embassy Raid, North Korean Defector Group Vows More Action

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North Korea Threatens To Suspend Nuclear Talks With U.S.

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