Today in Korean history (Sept. 29)
Sep 29, 2017
•1988 -- South Korea's women's handball team wins the gold medal at the Seoul Olympics, giving the nation its first Olympic gold in the event.
•2002 -- The 14th Asian Games open in South Korea's southeastern port city of Busan.
•2015 -- North Korea indicates it may cancel the upcoming reunions of families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War if South Korean authorities keep making "reckless" efforts to stop the North from conducting a satellite launch and a nuclear test.
•2016 -- President Park Geun-hye attends a ceremony celebrating the construction of a synchrotron radiation facility in the southern port city of Pohang.