Statue of South Korea's previous President, Park Chung-hee, in Seoul
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South Korea's attempt to rewrite history

Last month riots broke out in Seoul over a government plan to rewrite South Korea's history in a textbook.

The government wants to replace the existing range on offer with a version it approves.

The proposals have caused outrage both inside the country and around the world.

Steve Evans reports on the continuing debate.

  • 02 Dec 2015
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