Reuters: South Korean court throws president out of office, two dead in protest


South Korea’s acting Constitutional Court’s Chief Judge Lee Jung-Mi (top C) speaks during the final ruling relating to South Korean President Park Geun-hye’s impeachment at the Constitutional Court in Seoul on March 10. South Korean President Park Geun-Hye was fired by the country’s top court on March 10, as it upheld her impeachment by parliament over a wide-ranging corruption scandal.

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South Korea’s Constitutional Court removed President Park Geun-hye from office on March 10 over a graft scandal involving the country’s conglomerates, sparking protests from her supporters two of whom were killed in clashes with police.

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