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A South Korean soldier looks on after scheduled military exercises were cancelled due to inclement weather at Mallipo beach on November 29, 2010 in Taean, South Korea. South Korean and American military forces began war games exercises Sunday, as tensions between the two Koreas remain high following an artillery exchange on the disputed island of Yeonpyeong on November 24. By Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images.

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