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The Sewol ferry has emerged after 1,073 days under the sea. It has been a crushing experience for the South Korean public to see the ghastly marks of blackish rust and scratches, rather than the pale image they once had to achingly view from a distance.
The South Korean Constitutional Court's unanimous decision to uphold the impeachment of President Park Geun-hye was historic.

Former South Korean president Park Geun Hye drew flak yesterday for her "insincere" public apology, as prosecutors questioned her for the first time in a Criminal Investigation centred on her alleged involvement in a corruption and influence-peddling ...
Ousted South Korean president Park Geun-hye is expected to be released by prosecutors after a 14-hour interrogation over a corruption scandal that brought her down.
Denmark'S public prosecutor has decided Chung Yoo-ra, the 20-year-old daughter of Choi Soon-sil, a friend of ousted South Korean president Park Geun-hye, "is to be extradited for the purpose of prosecution in her home country". Choi Soon-sil is accused ...
Revelations that initially appeared mildly embarrassing for President Park Geun-hye quickly spiralled into disaster. Millions of protesters took to Seoul's streets and her approval ratings plummeted as details emerged of a bribery scandal involving a ...

One of Korea's most shocking political scandals, regarding former President Park Geun Hye and Choi Soon Sil, will be produced into a film.
Seoul - A South Korean animal rights group has filed a complaint with police against former President Park Geun-hye for abandoning nine pet dogs in the ...
Supporters of South Korea's ousted leader, Park Geun-hye, gathered outside her private home in Seoul on Monday. Credit Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters.
Protesters attend a rally calling for impeached President Park Geun-hye's arrest in Seoul, South Korea on March 11, 2017.
A day after former President Park Geun-hye returned home from the presidential residence, over a hundred die-hard supporters launched a special unit to guard her home around the clock.
Park Geun-hye's ouster as president leaves the South Korean economy facing a political leadership vacuum. It also comes at a moment when a number of external risks are becoming realities, including China's economic retaliation over the THAAD ...
South Korea's ousted leader Park Geun-hye is maintaining her silence after the constitutional court upheld the decision to impeach her.
Seoul: Ousted South Korean president Park Geun-hye left the presidential Blue House on Sunday and headed for her private home in the capital, Seoul, media said.
Seoul (CNN) The dramatic downfall of President Park Geun-hye comes at a time of heightened regional tension over South Korea's deployment of a controversial US missile defense system.
Seoul, South Korea -- South Korean official says ousted President Park Geun-hye has left the presidential palace . Tweet. This article filed under: News · Nation/World · Associated Press.
(CNN) South Korea's first female president, Park Geun-hye, is now also the nation's first impeached president. The Korean Constitutional Court on Friday voted unanimously to remove her from office, and snap elections for a new president will be held ...

Park Geun-hye greeted supporters on Sunday as she arrived at her private home in Seoul. Credit Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters. SEOUL, South Korea - For months, hundreds of thousands of demonstrators have gathered almost weekly near the presidential ...
A day after a court removed South Korean president Park Geun-hye from power over a corruption scandal, opponents and supporters divided the capital's streets with massive rallies that showed a nation deeply split over its future.
The leader of South Korea's opposition Labor Party, Lee Gap-yong, has accused ousted President Park Geun-hye of illegally occupying the presidential residence and filed a petition to have her removed by the police.
Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Seoul on March 11, 2017, to celebrate the impeachment of South Korean president Park Geun-hye. They were opposed by a small counter-demonstration of Park supporters.
Disgraced South Korean leader Park Geun-hye has left the presidential Blue House, two days after a court dismissed her over a corruption scandal, bound for her private home and facing the possibility of prosecution and jail.
Seoul (Reuters) - The South Korean politician likely to emerge as the next president promised justice and common sense on Sunday (March 12) as ousted leader Park Geun Hye moved out of the presidential Blue House. The Constitutional Court ruled on ...
South Korea's Constitutional Court voted unanimously on Friday morning to remove Park Geun-hye from office. The National Assembly had already voted 234 to 56 in favor of Park's impeachment last December.
A day after a court removed South Korean president Park Geun-hye from power over a corruption scandal, opponents and supporters divided the capital's streets with massive rallies that showed a nation deeply split over its future.
MBC's music show "Music Core" will not be airing today due to the aftermath of former President Park Geun Hye's impeachment proceedings. On March 11, according to MBC's organizational program chart, "Music Core" (which usually airs at 3:50 p.m. KST) ...
'Gangnam Style' rapper PSY is now being implicated in a worsening South Korean corruption scandal. Here are the potentially damaging associations following the ouster of Park Geun-hye. One of South Korea's greatest cultural exports may have been ...
Seoul, South Korea (CNN) South Korea has been plunged into a period of political uncertainty after the President, Park Geun-hye, was forced out of office by a corruption scandal. The country's Constitutional Court upheld a parliamentary vote to impeach ...
South Korea's Constitutional Court has ruled to uphold the impeachment of President Park Geun-hye, triggering her removal from office.
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Park Geun-hye, the nation's first female president and the daughter of the Cold War military dictator Park Chung-hee, had been an icon of the conservative establishment that joined Washington in pressing for a hard line against North Korea's nuclear ...
The rather swift downfall of South Korea's first female president is complete. A panel of judges has ruled unanimously that a December impeachment by lawmakers should be upheld, immediately ousting President Park Geun-hye from office. Park loses her ...
On Friday, South Korea's constitutional court unanimously ruled to remove the country's president, Park Geun-hye, from office.
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Seoul (CNN) Park Geun-hye's story is South Korea's history. The first South Korean president to be impeached, Park spent both her youth and later years in the Blue House.
A constitutional court on Friday confirmed the impeachment of South Korea's President Park Geun-hye. Her departure from office follows a series of corruption and cronyism scandals that touched the Entertainment industry.
The night before the Constitutional Court's ruling, the state broadcaster devoted close to an hour of rolling news coverage to protests in Seoul against Ms Park.
Seoul (CNN) Park Geun-hye's story is South Korea's history. The first South Korean president to be impeached, Park spent both her youth and later years in the Blue House.
"According to the reports from Seoul, the 'Constitutional Court' pronounced the impeachment of Park Geun-hye on (March) 10 amid ongoing mass struggle of South Korean peopled demanding the impeachment of Park Geun-hye," Korean Central News ...
The Special Prosecutor referred to the hearing as "trial of the century" as it created a massive political uproar in the country that led to the impeachment of South Korea's President Park Geun-hye. Lee was arrested Feb. 13 over his alleged role in a ...
South Korean president Park Geun-hye was fired by the country's top court on Friday, as it upheld her impeachment by parliament over a wide-ranging corruption scandal.
The Constitutional Court in South Korea upheld the impeachment of President Park Geun-hye on Friday. She has now been formally removed from office over a bribery and big business corruption scandal that dragged on for months.
The first South Korean president to be impeached, Park spent both her youth and later years in the Blue House. A life in the spotlight rich in tragedy and scandal.
Following the Constitutional Court's decision to confirm her opposition-led parliamentary impeachment, Park Geun-hye was immediately stripped of her status as president of South Korea.
Park Geun-hye is the daughter of the controversial former South Korean president Park Chung-hee, who was assassinated five years after her mother was murdered by a North Korean gunman in 1974.
This year's opening ceremony at Munmyeong high school in North Gyeongsang Province was cancelled. The chairs in the hall are left empty, as students and parents protested against the school's decision to adopt a state-issued history textbook.
The Special Prosecutor office said that South Korea President Park Geun-hye colluded with a friend to take bribes from Samsung Group, aimed at cementing Samsung Chief Jay Y. Lee's control of the country's largest conglomerate, Reuters reported.
South Korea gambling revenue surged in 2016 despite an economic downturn in the country. According to the Yonhap news agency, the nation's largest media outlet, revenue from the lottery, casinos, and horse racing sectors totaled 20.3 trillion won ($17 ...
South Korean Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn, who serves as caretaker president following the impeachment in December of the defamed President Park Geun-hye, denounced the missile launch as a grave provocation and a direct challenge to the ...
FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2017, file photo, protesters hold cutouts of impeached President Park Geun-hye who is embroiled in a corruption scandal, during a protest in Seoul, South Korea.





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