On Monday, Samsung's Jay Y. Lee was found not guilty of financial crimes charges by a Seoul Central District Court.
On Tuesday, South Korea's Parliament passed landmark legislation to ban the country's dwindling dog meat industry.
In the ongoing tension between North and South Korea, South Korea is working on developing its space program.
On Tuesday, Seoul held a military parade for Armed Forces Day, the first event like this in about a decade.
In the second half of the 2010s, K-pop completely took over the world, and it still dominates the music industry today.
On Saturday, hundreds of Korean residents demonstrated against the release in the streets of Seoul during a visit by the head of the IAEA.
In 2005, South Korea established its Truth and Reconciliation Commission to investigate various human rights abuses of the 20th century.