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President Park Geun-hye

23 May 2017
South Korea's ousted president Park Geun-Hye arrives at court in Seoul to go on trial over the massive corruption scandal that led to her downfall.
9 May 2017
South Koreans begin voting to elect a new leader, looking to move on from a corruption scandal that brought down former President Park Geun-hye and shook the political and business elite to the core.
22 Mar 2017
Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye leaves prosecutors' offices after 22 hours in which she was questioned for 14 hours over a corruption scandal that ended her presidency this month.
21 Mar 2017
Ousted South Korean President Park Geun-hye apologises to the country as she prepares for an interrogation by prosecutors as a criminal suspect in a top-level corruption scandal.
6 Mar 2017
The South Korean special prosecutors office says President Park Geun-hye colluded with her friend Choi Soon-sil to receive bribes from Samsung Group, meant to cement Samsung Chief Jay Y. Lee's control of the business.
25 Feb 2017
South Korean protesters hold a massive candlelight rally against President Park Geun-Hye on the fourth anniversary of Park's inauguration.
12 Feb 2017
Samsung heir Lee Jae-Yong arrives for questioning by South Korean prosecutors as part of a probe into a corruption and influence-peddling scandal that caused President Park Geun-Hye to be impeached.
15 Jan 2017
South Korea's special prosecutor delays until Monday (January 16) a decision on whether to seek a warrant to arrest Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee, a suspect in an influence-peddling investigation involving President Park Geun-hye.
27 Dec 2016
Dozens of South Korean MPs have left the ruling conservative party over the corruption scandal surrounding impeached President Park Geun-hye.

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