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Rice farmers riot in Seoul
The South Korean government has said it is close to an agreement giving foreign rice producers a greater market share. South Korea has been under pressure from the World Trade Organization to ease rice import restrictions, the BBC said. A large number of the country's farmers object to the move because foreign rice is cheaper. The farmers demanded a referendum be held on the move, but the government refused.

The riot began as a peaceful rally of about 15,000 farmers, organized by the Korean Peasants' League. Later, about one third of the original crowd went on clash with riot police, who used tear gas and shields to try to contain them in barricaded streets
MGR Archive 15.11.2004
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