Anti-Park protests flare up across the country; 600000 people gathered in Seoul - Korea Times

The fourth mass anti-president rally has kicked off in downtown Seoul on Saturday evening with an estimated 600,000 people as of 10 p.m., including students and senior citizens, carrying lighted candles and chanting slogans calling for scandal-plagued ...

New rally pressures Park to resign - The Borneo Post

Supporters of Park Geun-hye chant slogans during a rally opposing calls for her resignation, in Seoul. The banner reads 'There is no better president than Park Geun-hye!'. — Reuters photo. Tens of thousands rally in Seoul for the fourth time in a ...

South Koreans Continue to Seek President's Resignation - Voice of America

Protesters shout slogans at a protest calling on South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in Seoul, South Korea, Nov. 19, 2016. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on Google+ · Email to a Friend. Print. See comments. Tens of ...

If a nation's 1st female president fails, does it make sexism worse: The South Korea case - Chicago Tribune

Protesters again take the streets of Seoul for the fourth week in a row on Nov. 19, 2016, demanding President Park Geun-Hye resign over a corruption scandal. Protesters again take the streets of Seoul for the fourth week in a row on Nov. 19, 2016 ...

Hundreds of thousands stage rally to call for Park's resignation - Yonhap News

SEOUL, Nov. 19 (Yonhap) -- Hundreds of thousands of citizens took to the streets in central Seoul on Saturday to call for President Park Geun-hye's resignation in the latest rally underscoring public anger over the corruption and influence-peddling ...

With rock music and pinatas, S. Koreans rally against Park - Boston Herald

A South Korean protester wearing a mask listens to a speech during a rally calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016. For the fourth straight weekend, masses of South Koreans were ...

Massive anti-Park rally held in central Seoul to demand resignation - Nikkei Asian Review

SEOUL (Kyodo) -- Hundreds of thousands of protestors gathered in central Seoul on Saturday night for a massive candlelight rally to demand the resignation of President Park Geun Hye over an influence-peddling scandal involving her close confidante Choi ...

A million protesters march in S. Korea to demand Park's resignation - Xinhua

Protesters attend a rally calling for the resignation of South Korean President Park Geun-hye in Seoul, South Korea, on Nov. 19, 2016. Almost one million South Koreans marched on Saturday night to demand the resignation of President Park Geun-hye over ...

Park's supporters fight back - Korea Times

President Park Geun-hye's supporters took up their arms on Saturday to fight against their political foes demanding the resignation of the scandal-scarred conservative head of state. About 10,000 members of pro-Park groups, collectively called ...

Fresh Mass Rally against South Korea's Park Geun-Hye - Tasnim News Agency (press release)

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Tens of thousands of protesters have gathered in South Korea's Seoul for the fourth in a weekly series of demonstrations aimed at forcing President Park Geun-Hye to resign over a corruption scandal. Saturday's protest came as Park's ...

Prosecution to indict Park's confidante, ex-key aides - Yonhap News

SEOUL, Nov. 19 (Yonhap) -- Prosecutors will indict President Park Geun-hye's close confidante and two former key aides at the center of a widening influence-peddling scandal, the prosecution said Saturday as they are also believed to be deciding how ...

South Korea protests demanding president resign continue - BBC News

Tens of thousands of protesters have gathered in Seoul for the fourth week in a row as they continue to demand President Park Geun-hye stand down. The protesters chanted "Park Geun-Hye resign" as they waved candles and placards above their heads.

What happens if South Korea's President Park Geun-hye resigns? - South China Morning Post

A million protesters flood Seoul's streets to demand the resignation of President Park Geun-hye amid an explosive political scandal, in what may be South Korea's largest protest since it shook off dictatorship three decades ago. Photo: AFP. Last ...

Huge protest against South Korean president as influence scandal intensifies - euronews

A huge demonstration has been held in the South Korean capital Seoul as people called on the president to resign. Local media said around 150,000 people took part in the rally, which turned into a vigil protest. Park Geun-hye has been rocked by a ...

Thousands protest South Korean president as older conservatives grumble - Reuters

South Koreans take to the streets in the city centre to demand President Park Geun-Hye to step down, in Seoul, South Korea November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Min-Hee/Pool. 10/10. left. right. Protesters hold candles during an anti-government rally in ...

1m South Koreans expected to rally to demand president's resignation - Malaysiakini (subscription)

About 1 million South Koreans are expected to join a mass rally nationwide today to demand scandal-hit President Park Geun-hye steps down, China's Xinhua news agency reported organisers as saying. In Seoul, around half-a-million demonstrators are ...

Seoul protesters demand resignation of scandal-hit president Park Geun-hye - Yorkshire Coast Radio

Tens of thousands of protesters have again taken to the streets in the South Korean capital to demand the resignation of the country's president embroiled in a corruption scandal. It is the fourth week running a mass candlelit rally has been held in ...

South Korean president's friend, former aides to be indicted: Yonhap - Nikkei Asian Review

SEOUL (Kyodo) -- A close friend of South Korean President Park Geun Hye will be indicted on Sunday as part of investigations into an influence-peddling scandal, prosecutors said Saturday, according to Yonhap News Agency. The indictment of Choi Soon ...

Park loyalists stage counter-protest - The Korea Herald

Some 4,000 people gathered in front of Seoul Station to voice support for President Park Geun-hye and oppose the rallies calling on her to step down over the scandal surrounding her confidante Choi Soon-sil. The participants were mostly senior citizens ...

Anti-Park rallies flare up across nation - The Korea Herald

Rallies demanding President Park Geun-hye's resignation flared up across South Korea on Saturday, in the fourth mass demonstration of public anger at the conservative leader over a scandal involving her confidante Choi Soon-sil that broke late last month.