Beijing running low on beer, a moose going berserk in Ontario, and Guangdong taking a dim view of Hong Kong made the headlines 40 years ago this week.May 18, 1980● The South Korean government declared full martial law in a nationwide broadcast. The move meant the military had taken complete control of the running of the country and that the authority of the civilian government had been suspended. It followed a partial martial law that was declared after President Park Chung-hee was assassinated…


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