Ferry crew ignored evacuation orders according to South Korean president

The South Korean president, Park Geun-hye, said today, Monday 21, that the actions of the captain and the crew are ‘equivalent to murder.’ This regarding the sinking of a ferry last week in South Korean waters. During a meeting with her advisers, Park said that the...

South Korea would respond in the event of North Korean provocation

Park Geun-hye, the president of South Korea, “strongly” warned on Monday with a retaliation against any provocation by North Korea. She stated this with the support from the United States, which deployed a stealth fighter F-22, while increasing the strained relations...
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South Korea elected its first female president in its history

The daughter of former military ruler of South Korea won the presidential election today, making her the first female head of state in the country. The 60 year-old conservative, Park Geun-hye will return to the presidential palace in Seoul where she served as first lady of his...