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2005-08-17 08:30:00

DORASAN, South Korea -- Media mogul and conservationist Ted Turner wants to turn the heavily fortified Demilitarized Zone that divides the Korean peninsula into a peace park if the two Koreas become unified. The 248-km (154-mile) long and 4-km (2.5-mile) wide DMZ stretches from one end of the peninsula to the other. It has been a no man's land for over 50 years and because of that, the band of land has also become a wildlife sanctuary that is the home to some of the world's rarest birds as...

2005-08-17 07:10:00

By Jon Herskovitz DORASAN, South Korea (Reuters) - Media mogul and conservationist Ted Turner wants to turn the heavily fortified Demilitarized Zone that divides the Korean peninsula into a peace park if the two Koreas become unified. The 248-km (154-mile) long and 4-km (2.5-mile) wide DMZ stretches from one end of the peninsula to the other. It has been a no man's land for over 50 years and because of that, the band of land has also become a wildlife sanctuary that is the home to some of the...


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