Weekly News Roundup – Week of November 28, 2016

Weekly News Roundup – Week of November 28, 2016

SOUTH KOREA NEWS Park Outmaneuvers Opposition At the start of this week, Park Geun-hye faced imminent impeachment. But she blindsided opposition parties on Tuesday with what appeared to be an offer of resignation. And with this game-changing move, she has effectively...
Weekly News Roundup – Week of October 31, 2016

Weekly News Roundup – Week of October 31, 2016

SOUTH KOREA NEWS Park Geun-hye “Will Cooperate with Investigations” but Refuses to Step Down On November 4, President Park Geun-hye made her second apology since the public learned that she and members of her cabinet had allowed Choi Soon-sil, an individual not...
Weekly News Roundup – Week of October 24, 2016

Weekly News Roundup – Week of October 24, 2016

SOUTH KOREA NEWS Park Geun-hye’s Days as President May be Numbered South Korean President Park Geun-hye faces widespread calls for impeachment after reports surfaced revealing her involvement in a bizarre corruption scandal. Park is specifically under criticism for...