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  1. Samsung accused of trying to use son of disgraced African lobbyistRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2018 | The Standard

    ... Hee was granted a special presidential pardon _ by the then South Korean government of conservative President Lee Myung-bak _ from a suspended sentence for illegal financial dealings so he could rejoin South Korea's campaign to host the Winter ...

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  2. President's first one-on-one meeting with opposition leaderRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2018 | English Dong-A

    ... a meeting with the then opposition head eight times; former President Roh Moo-hyun, two, and his successor Lee Myung-bak, three. Yet, for Moon's predecessor Park Geun-hye, it was only in her third year in office that she held the first trilateral ...

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  3. Can pardoned former presidents be buried at National Cemetery?Read the original story

    Apr 13, 2018 | English Dong-A

    ... 14, 2018 09:58. by Kwan-Seok Jang jks@donga.com. Four former Korean presidents, Chun Doo-hwan, Roh Tae-woo, Lee Myung-bak and Park Geun-hye, are alive as of today. It is questionable that they all can be buried at the National Cemetery after they ...

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  4. Park declares bid for third term as Seoul mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | Korea Herald

    ... happy" in a press conference at the ruling party's headquarters Thursday. "Six years ago, when the president (Lee Myung-bak) was digging rivers and building a wall of distrust, I became the mayor of Seoul and promised that I would become the first ...

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  5. Change required to end South Korean presidential scandalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    ... failed to prevent five of the past six democratically elected presidents from falling from grace. She joins Lee Myung-bak, charged last month with corruption while in office, Chun Doo-hwan and Roh Tae-woo, convicted for treason and corruption in the ...

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  6. Union officials questioned in probe into Samsung's alleged attempts to sabotage organized laborRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Korea Herald

    ... buildings early this year as part of an investigation into bribery suspicions involving former President Lee Myung-bak. The documents are known to contain details regarding Samsung Group's attempts to hamper workers' efforts to set up labor unions. ...

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  7. Samsung Electronics rejects 2018 lobbying allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Reuters

    ... contracts, its sponsorship with the federation was legal," it said. In 2009, former Korean President Lee Myung-bak pardoned then-Samsung chief and International Olympic Committee member Lee Kun-hee after he had been convicted of tax evasion and ...

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  8. US think tank to close in May following Seoul's decision to halt fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Korea Herald

    ... hampering independent studies. Ku is known to be close to members of the former conservative administration of Lee Myung-bak. The presidential office, Cheong Wa Dae, has denied the claims. "As the National Assembly has raised issues (regarding the ...

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  9. China and South Korea Corruption: The Globalists' Globe Isn't a Very Nice PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | RedState

    ... Korean President Indicted for Corruption : "South Korean prosecutors on Monday indicted former President Lee Myung-bak with 16 counts on a number of corruption charges, which also includes taking bribes. "Lee has been in pre-trial detention since he ...

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  10. Sport24.co.za | Samsung denies Olympics bid corruption allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | News24

    ... Lee Kun-hee, an IOC member until last year, was convicted of tax evasion in 2008. Months later then-president Lee Myung-bak controversially pardoned him so that he could be involved in the Pyeongchang 2018 bid. In its statement Tuesday, Samsung said ...

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  11. Revisiting multicultural policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Korea Herald

    The year 2008 is remembered most around the world for the financial crisis that brought on the worst economic downturn since the 1930s. In South Korea, 2008 is remembered as the first year of recently jailed Lee Myung-bak's presidency.

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  12. Moon says efforts to root out 'social evil' not aimed at punishing individualsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Korea Herald

    ... growing public criticism against the ongoing criminal investigations and trials of former presidents -- Lee Myung-bak and Park Geun-hye -- and their top aides. Lee was formally indicted earlier this week on various counts of corruption charges while ...

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  13. Corruption Currents: Ex-Brazil President Lula SurrendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Wall Street Journal

    ... can sign up for here . Follow us on Twitter at @WSJRisk. South Korea filed charges against former a president, Lee Myung-bak, accusing him of bribery. He denied the allegations. (Yonhap, AFP) Local cases: A convicted businessman and his son were ...

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  14. Ex-South Korean president indicted for corruptionRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    Seoul [South Korea], Apr 9 : South Korean prosecutors on Monday indicted former President Lee Myung-bak with 16 counts on a number of corruption charges, which also includes taking bribes. Lee has been in pre-trial detention since he was arrested last month on charges of bribery, embezzlement, abuse of power and other irregularities.

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  15. The Morning Risk Report: U.S. Tells Americans to Leave Blacklisted Russian FirmsRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | Wall Street Journal

    ... organizations. South Korea indicts former president. South Korean prosecutors indicted former President Lee Myung-bak on graft charges, days after a fellow former president was sentenced to 24 years in prison in another case tying top political ...

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  16. S. Korea ex-President indicted over graft chargesRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    Seoul, April 9 : Prosecutors indicted former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak on Monday over a string of corruption charges, including taking millions of dollars in bribes, making him the country's fourth former leader to face trial. Lee, President from 2008-2013, had been in pre-trial detention since his arrest in March on charges of bribery, abuse of power, embezzlement and other irregularities, Yonhap news agency reported.

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  17. South Korean ex-President Lee Myung-bak to stand trial for corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | UPI

    Former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak will stand trial on a slew of corruption charges, including bribery, tax evasion and abuse of power. The Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office announced Monday its decision to indict the former leader on 16 charges, making him the fourth president in the country's history to face trial, YTN reported.

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  18. Spring storm wallops Atlantic Canada with heavy snowfall, gusty windsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Penticton Herald

    ... for the morning. SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of - South Korean prosecutors formally charged jailed ex-President Lee Myung-bak with a range of corruption charges on Monday, making him the country's fourth leader to face a criminal trial in about two ...

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  19. SKorea's Park jailed for 24 years for corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | The Daily Star

    ... Tae-woo, who were both found guilty of treason and corruption in the 1990s. Park's presidential predecessor Lee Myung-bak is currently in custody as prosecutors investigate multiple corruption charges involving him and his relatives. Judge Kim ...

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  20. Disgraced ex-South Korean President Park Geun-hye sentenced to 24 years in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | WHAS11

    ... mbered. Park Geun-hye is not the only former South Korean president to face criminal charges. Her predecessor, Lee Myung-bak, was arrested last month on a raft of corruption allegations, including bribery, embezzlement and tax evasion.

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