What’s Current: South Koreans march in protest after man stabs woman to death

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Hundreds of South Koreans marched on Saturday to protest the stabbing death of a 23-year-old woman. Associated Press reports:

“Police said the man waited around 40 minutes for a woman to appear at the bathroom before stabbing the victim at around 1 a.m. Tuesday with a knife he had brought. He told officers he attacked the woman because he felt that women have been ‘dismissive’ of him.”

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