South Korean President Park Geun-Hye, archive photo
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Constitutional court of South Korea upheld the impeachment of President Park Geun-Hye for who had previously voted the country’s Parliament. Presidential elections will be held within 60 days.
This was reported by the AFP news Agency.
#BREAKING S. Korea’s constitutional court dismisses president: judge
— AFP news agency (@AFP) March 10, 2017
It is reported that the decision to impeach the eight judges unanimously supported. This means that Park Geun-Hye will be immediately removed from power and could be subject to criminal prosecution on charges of corruption.
Park Geun-Hye is the first democratically elected President of South Korea deprived of this post.
As you know, political scandal in South Korea broke out after the end of October the journalists of the cable channel JTBC found in the dumpster of one of the hotels Seoul the tablet found 200 secret documents 2012-2014 . Among them were 44 draft speeches, Park Geun-Hye.
It turned out that the speech rules Choi sung-SIL, which the opposition calls a “fortune teller”.
Investigators suspect her of meddling in Affairs of state and using his position for financial gain.
Related news: the Court arrested the actual head of Samsung on charges of bribery
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