Final stretch for by-elections
The Korea Herald
Among them is former senior presidential secretary Lee Jung-hyun, who vows to bring a “budget bomb” to the Suncheon-Gokseong constituency in South Jeolla Province if he is elected. Aided in part by his connections to President Park, ... Ahn Cheol-soo ...
Parties call for heads to roll over Yoo case
Some members called for the resignation of Justice Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn, National Police Agency Chief Lee Sung-han and Prosecutor General Kim Jin-tae. Police admitted they found Yoo's body on June 12 but failed to identify him, continuing what ...
Seoul eyes 'mutually beneficial' reunification: minister
They, however, lacked ideas on ways to achieve reunification," he said. He was apparently criticizing what is commonly called the Sunshine Policy of peacefully engaging the North by the administrations of Kim Dae-jung and Roh Moo-hyun in the 2000s.
North walks out of talks on Incheon
Korea JoongAng Daily
For three international sporting events in the early to mid-2000s, the Kim Dae-jung and Roh Moo-hyun administrations covered all expenses incurred by cheerleading teams sent from Pyongyang. For the 2002 Busan Asian Games, for instance, Seoul forked ...