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S. Korea's Newest Trains Take the Tracks Less Traveledi
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May 13, 2013 2:30 PM
South Korea's national railroad operator has initiated two new lines. They are intended to give passengers a chance to re-explore a scenic rural region whose glory faded amid the decline of the timber and coal industries. VOA Correspondent Steve Herman went along for a ride.

S. Korea's Newest Trains Take the Tracks Less Traveled

Published May 13, 2013

South Korea's national railroad operator has initiated two new lines. They are intended to give passengers a chance to re-explore a scenic rural region whose glory faded amid the decline of the timber and coal industries. VOA Correspondent Steve Herman went along for a ride.


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