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Did you know that there are more than 400,000 undocumented foreigners living in Korea? Recently, the South Korean government has intensified its efforts to crack down on those who are staying or working illegally, resulting in around 13,000 illegal immigrants leaving the country. But what do Korean locals think about the increasing number of undocumented foreigners and this crackdown on illegal immigrants? We hit the streets of Seoul and find out.
0:00 - Intro
0:43 - Where are most immigrants from and what jobs do they have?
1:54 - Media portrayal of immigrants
4:03 - Rising number of illegal immigrants in Korea
8:24 - Crackdown on illegal immigrants
9:52 - Positive effects of immigrants
12:33 - How can the government support immigrants?
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