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Ex-prosecutor, foreign policy neophyte wins S Korea election | Health/Fitness

By HYUNG-JIN KIM and KIM TONG-HYUNG - Related Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Yoon Suk Yeol, a conservative former high prosecutor and overseas coverage neophyte, was elected South Korea’s president in a win anticipated to herald a drive to hunt a stronger alliance with the US and take a harder line on North Korea.With over 99% of the votes counted early Thursday, Yoon ...

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Ex-prosecutor, foreign policy neophyte wins S Korea election | Health and Fitness

By HYUNG-JIN KIM and KIM TONG-HYUNG - Related Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Yoon Suk Yeol, a conservative former high prosecutor and overseas coverage neophyte, was elected South Korea’s president in a win anticipated to herald a drive to hunt a stronger alliance with america and take a harder line on North Korea.With over 99% of the votes counted early Thursday, Yoon from ...

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South Koreans vote for president in tight, bitter election | Health and Fitness

By HYUNG-JIN KIM and KIM TONG-HYUNG - Related Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Koreans have been voting for a brand new president Wednesday, with an outspoken liberal ruling social gathering candidate and a conservative former prosecutor thought-about the favorites in a good race that has aggravated home divisions.Pre-election surveys confirmed liberal Lee Jae-myung, a former governor of South Korea’s most populous Gyeonggi ...

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What to know about South Korea’s presidential election | Health and Fitness

By HYUNG-JIN KIM and KIM TONG-HYUNG - Related Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Whoever wins South Korea's presidential election Wednesday will face a bunch of main points, together with skyrocketing housing costs, threats from nuclear-armed North Korea and a debate about the best way to heal a nation sharply cut up alongside ideological, generational and gender strains.This is what to know in regards ...

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