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Five major crimes in S. Korea

Pyongyang, November 21 (KCNA) — Five major crimes–murder, robbery, rape, theft and violence–are on a steady increase in South Korea, a Seoul-based radio reported.


Even according to the announcement of the “Supreme Public Prosecutor’s Office” of South Korea, these crimes reached over 273,340 cases in the first nine months of this year, or up 12.8 percent over 1998.

Particularly, organized violent acts increased 48.4 percent this year as compared with last year.

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