Ruling party’s ethics panel opens new disciplinary process against ex-leader

SEOUL– The ruling People Power Party’s (PPP) ethics committee initiated yet another disciplinary process Sunday against its former leader, Lee Jun-seok, over his sharply worded criticism of President Yoon Suk-yeol and the party.   The move came after PPP lawmakers called for disciplinary action against Lee last month, taking issue with his earlier broadsides seen […]

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Presidential office says ‘no change’ in planned Korea-Japan summit during U.N. General Assembly

SEOUL– The South Korean presidential office said Sunday there’s “no change” in the plan to hold a South Korea-Japan summit meeting this week on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly in New York.   A ranking presidential official made the remarks in a phone call with Yonhap News Agency, rejecting Japanese news reports on […]

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