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South Korean ex-President Lee gets 17-year jail term for bribery, embezzlement

78-YEAR-OLD Lee Myung-bak, former South Korean president has bagged a 17-year jail term for bribery and embezzlement offences. The country's...

South Korean Lawmakers Impeach President

South Korea's parliament has voted to impeach President Park Geun-Hye over a corruption scandal. The motion passed by 234 votes to 56, meaning some members of Park's ruling Saenuri party voted in favour.
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