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US will not be intimidated by ‘threats’, Kerry says after Korea slashing

US will not be intimidated by ‘threats’, Kerry says after Korea slashing

March 5, 2015

RIYADH, March 5 — Threats will never deter the United States, Secretary of State John Kerry said today after an activist slashed the US ambassador to South Korea in the face. "The United States of America will never be deterred by threat... We will remain as resolved as ever to pursue what we believe is in the interests of our country", Kerry told reporters during a visit to Saudi Arabia. Ambassador Mark Lippert was in stable condition after receiving 80 stitches to a deep gash on... Read more

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Reuters Video: US ambassador Lippert arrives at hospital after attack
Video footage shows US ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert, who was slashed in the face by a Korean nationalist, entering a hospital in Seoul with his face and hand wrapped up in bandages. — Reuters Read More