The loud and intimidating Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) System has disrupted the lives and economy of rural South Koreans who just want their peace back.
Beyond her own personal humiliation, the ramifications of Park’s fall are already reverberating from domestic South Korean politics into the fraught geopolitics of Northeast Asia.
Fighting corruption in the business world requires transforming the internal structure and culture of big companies.
While the People’s Party has cautioned against a motion for impeachment without the support of the ruling Saenuri Party, the Democratic Party insisted on it
“I will leave to parliament everything about my future including shortening of my term,” Park Guen-hye said in a brief televised speech.
The missiles hit Japan’s air defence identification zone, and was meant to be a show of strength as the G20 met in China.
Mapping the historical journey of women as elected heads of globally recognised nations, from Sirimavo Bandaranaike in 1960’s Ceylon to Theresa May in 2016’s United Kingdom