South Korean president visits injured US envoy and reflects on her past attack by box cutter

March 9, 2015 3:59 AM

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SEOUL, South Korea – South Korea's president has visited injured U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert amid an outpouring of public sympathy and support for the envoy attacked by a knife-wielding man.

Lippert is hospitalized at Seoul's Severance Hospital where Park also received treatment in 2006 when she was knifed by a man with a box cutter during an election rally. Park was then an opposition leader.

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