Hundreds of demonstrators call for release of South Korea’s ousted President Park Geun-hye

South Korea’s ousted President Park Geun-hye (L) arrives at a court in Seoul, August 25, 2017. (Photo by Reuters) Hundreds of demonstrators on Saturday called for the immediate release of South Korea’s ousted President Park Geun-hye whose corruption trial has been put on hold following mass resignations by her lawyers. Park’s trial was put on […]

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South Korea prosecutors seek South Korea’s ousted president Park Geun-hye’s arrest

South Korea’s ousted president Park Geun-hye (C) arrives at a prosecutor’s office in Seoul, March 21, 2017. (Photo by AFP) South Korean prosecutors are seeking an arrest warrant for ousted president Park Geun-hye, who has become vulnerable to prosecution and potential incarceration following the loss of her political immunity. The Seoul Central District Court said […]

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South Korea’s impeached President Park Geun-Hye leaves Blue House, apologizes to nation

South Korea’s impeached President Park Geun-Hye has issued an apology for not completing her full term as she left the presidential complex, two days after the Constitutional Court voted to remove her from office. Park left the presidential complex, the so-called Blue House, shortly after 19:00 local time (10:00 GMT) on Sunday. The ousted president arrived at […]

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Supporters of ousted South Korean president, Park Geun-hye hold rally in Seoul

Activists carry a mock prison containing a board-cut of South Korea’s ousted President Park Geun-hye after the announcement of the Constitutional Court’s decision to uphold her impeachment in Seoul on March 10, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Supporters of the ousted South Korean president, Park Geun-hye, have held another large protest rally against a recent Constitutional […]

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South Koreans rally ahead of scandal-hit President Park Geun-hye’s impeachment ruling

South Koreans have staged simultaneous rallies in the capital city Seoul in support and against the country’s scandal-hit president a day before the Constitutional Court is to decide her fate. Scandal-hit President Park Geun-hye has had her powers suspended since her impeachment by parliament in December. Thousands of police officers were deployed to Seoul on Thursday to […]

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