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South Korea's Park jailed for 24 years for corruption

Park, 66, was convicted of receiving or demanding more than $20 million from conglomerates.

Secret confidante of S. Korea's Park jailed for 20 years over scandal

Choi Soon-sil was vilified during the massive nationwide protests that rocked Asia's fourth-largest economy and culminated in Park's impeachment last year.

South Korea prosecutors seek 12 years jail for Samsung heir Lee in corruption case

The 49-year-old billionaire heir to South Korea’s Samsung Group was convicted by the lower court of bribing the country’s former president Park Geun-hye. 
December 28, 2017 | 08:58 am GMT+7

Ousted S.Korea leader Park willing to cooperate with prosecutors - Yonhap

Prosecutors to notify Park of summons date on Wednesday.
March 15, 2017 | 09:37 am GMT+7

South Korea court removes President Park from office over scandal

South Korea's Constitutional Court upheld the impeachment of President Park Geun-hye on Friday, removing her from office over a graft scandal involving big business that has gripped the country for months.
March 10, 2017 | 11:07 am GMT+7

South Korean parliament votes overwhelmingly to impeach President Park

The Constitutional Court must now decide whether to uphold the impeachment, a process that could take up to 180 days.
December 10, 2016 | 08:50 am GMT+7

Hundreds of thousands gather in S.Korea for 5th week of protests against Park

These are largests protests since the 1987 movement to democratize South Korea.
November 26, 2016 | 06:20 pm GMT+7
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