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S Korea expo draws tens of thousands on 1st day

Tens of thousands of people flocked to South Korea’s 2012 international expo Saturday on the first day of the three-month show with the theme of "The Living Ocean and Coast". The southern coastal city of Yeosu opened Expo 2012 to the public after four years of preparation and USD10 billion investment, with 104 participating nations showcasing their oceanic culture and science.