Today in Korean history (July 7)
Jul 7, 2017
•1953 -- UNESCO establishes its office in South Korea.
•1962 -- South Korea and Morocco establish diplomatic relations.
•1995 -- Nelson Mandela, the president of South Africa, visits South Korea.
•2010 -- A number of South Korean websites, including those of the presidential office Cheong Wa Dae and the foreign ministry, are hampered by a series of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks. They were later found to be masterminded by North Korea.
•2013 -- An Asiana Airlines passenger jet carrying 307 people crashes upon landing at San Francisco International Airport, killing three Chinese people and injuring dozens of others on board.