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South Korea elects its first woman president

South Korea elects its first woman president

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Park Geun-hye

By Staff
The Associated Press

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Park Geun-hye, daughter of a divisive military strongman from South Korea’s authoritarian era, was elected the country’s first female president Wednesday, Dec. 19, a landmark win that could mean a new drive to start talks with rival North Korea. Read the full story

Posted in Vol 31 No 52 | 12/22-12/28, World NewsComments (0)

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