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Why Park Geun-hye should resign - The Economist

MANY members of the party of South Korea's president, Park Geun-hye, want it. So does the opposition, which controls South Korea's parliament. So do most ordinary Koreans: they have been marching for it by the millions. Even Ms Park says she is ready ...and more »

South Korea's Shamanic Panic - Foreign Affairs

For over a month now, South Koreans have been asking a rather unusual question for citizens of a modern democracy: whether their president, Park Geun-hye, could have been under the influence of the supernatural while in office. This question was ...and more »

South Korean president Park Geun-Hye to face impeachment vote - The Guardian

The motion, backed by 171 lawmakers in the 300-seat legislature, will be put to a vote in the National Assembly on Friday. Agence France-Presse. Fri 2 Dec 2016 23.36 EST Last modified on Sat 13 May 2017 13.32 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter ...and more »

South Korea political crisis causes cinema slump - BBC News

The political crisis in South Korea is having unintended consequences for the country's cinemas, as customers stay away in droves. Huge weekly demonstrations against President Park Geun-hye in Seoul and other major cities, in which hundreds of ...and more »

S. Koreans to march for 6th weekend calling for Park ouster - Daily Mail

Published: 21:23 EDT, 2 December 2016 | Updated: 21:23 EDT, 2 December 2016. e-mail. SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of South Koreans are expected to march in capital Seoul for the sixth straight Saturday calling for the removal of ...and more »

Park impeachment filed as South Koreans step up protest -

More than two million South Koreans hit the streets demanding the ouster of President Park Geun-hye, the largest-ever mass gathering in the country's history. It was the sixth straight weekend that massive crowds gathered in the capital, Seoul, to ...and more »

Protesters Take to Seoul Streets for Sixth Straight Weekend - Voice of America

Hundreds of thousands of protesters gathered in Seoul on Saturday to call for the ouster of President Park Geun-hye, marking the sixth straight weekend of demonstrations in the city. The protests started shortly after South Korea's National Assembly ...and more »

Mass anti-Park protest in Seoul ahead of impeachment vote - Deutsche Welle

Massive crowds of people met in Seoul, South Korea, on Saturday for the sixth week in a row, calling for the ouster of embattled President Park Guen-hye. The latest anti-Park demonstration drew hundreds of thousands of people to the capital and came ...and more »

South Korea shaken by new civic revolution - Green Left Weekly

South Korea is currently in a vortex of an unprecedented political crisis. President Park Geun-hye is under huge pressure to resign after a series of exposures of her shameful scandals related to Choi Soonshil, her friend of 40 years and daughter of ...and more »

(3rd LD) Protesters take to streets for 6th weekend in a row to demand Park's resignation - Yonhap News

(ATTN: ADDS more info in 12th para). By Joo Kyung-don. SEOUL, Dec. 3 (Yonhap) -- A record number of people took to the streets in central Seoul and across the country on Saturday to call for President Park Geun-hye's resignation in the latest rally ...and more »