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Political crisis in South Korea

President Park Geun-hye visits the Sejong Government Complex

President Park Geun-hye delivers the keynote speech during an economic policy meeting on December 27 at the Sejong Government Complex.

December 27, 2013.

Sejong Government Complex, Sejong City

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President says 2014 will see great economic growth
http://www.korea.net/NewsFocus/Policies/view?articleId=116672

Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism
Korean Culture and Information Service
Korea.net(www.korea.net)
JEON HAN

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박근혜 대통령 정부세종청사 방문

박근혜 대통령이 27일 ‘2014년 경제정책방향 논의를 위한 경제관계장관회의’에서 모두발언을 하고 있다.

2013-12-27

정부세종청사, 세종특별자치시

문화체육관광부
해외문화홍보원
코리아넷
전한

Huge crowds are calling for the resignation of South Korea’s President, Park Geun-hye. 

Popular discontent has shaken the country with tens of thousands taking to the streets last Saturday to demand she step down.

It’s an image of mass disenchantment we have seen in the UK with Brexit and the US with Trump – different countries linked by a frustration at the political and economic situation.

Reporter Rochelle Kirkham takes a closer look at South Korea’s political crisis.

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