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# Park Geun-Hye

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South Korea's ex-president accused of €5.7 million bribe and 'leaking state secrets'
Park Geun-Hye, detained at a centre near Seoul, was officially charged today.
South Korean leader Park Geun-hye removed from office after historic court ruling
Park’s removal from office means that a new President must be elected by May.
South Korea impeaches its president over corruption scandal
There had been massive street protests over the scandal.
South Korea swears in first female president
Taking the oath of office, Park Geun-Hye called on the regime in North Korea to “abandon its nuclear ambitions without delay”.
Kim Jong-Un calls for Korean reunification in rare TV address
North Korea’s Supreme Leader also called for a “radical turnabout” in his struggling country’s economy.
South Korea elects its first female president
Park Geun-Hye, daughter of the country’s former military ruler, faces many challenges including an ageing population, rising welfare costs and North Korea.