China organizes forced repatriation and likely prospect of family’s imprisonment and possible execution in North Korea
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Former President Park Geun-hye refused to be questioned in prison by prosecutors, Tuesday, over allegations she received bribes from the National Intelligence Service (NIS) while in office. Senior prosecutor Yang Suk-jo and three other investigators from the Seoul Central District Prosecutors’ Office visited Seoul Detention Center at 8:30 a.m. to question Park, who allegedly received […]
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Some politicians now consider “text bombs” a legitimate way to express their political opinions
Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye denied all charges against her in court
North Korean athletes allowed through demilitarized zone to compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics
South Korean prosecutors on Monday indicted ex-president Park Geun-hye on high-profile corruption
Reaction in South Korea to the arrest of impeached President Park Geun-hye has been relatively restrained
Impeached South Korean President Park Geun Hye has now lost her title of “queen of elections”