Ousted South Korean president jailed over corruption.
A South Korean court jailed former President Park Geun-hye for 24 years on Friday over a scandal that exposed webs of corruption between political leaders and the country's conglomerates.
Former South Korean President Park Geun-hye has been jailed in Seoul over a corruption and influence-peddling scandal that led to her impeachment.
South Korea on Friday locked up its fourth former president as a court in Seoul sentenced Lee Myung-bak to 15 years in prison for a string of corruption offences.
South Korea’s disgraced former president Park Geun-hye was jailed for 24 years yesterday for corruption, closing out a dramatic fall from grace for the country’s first woman leader who became.
South Korea’s former President’s close friend has been jailed for three years for corruption. Choi Soon-sil has been convicted for soliciting favours for her daughter; it is the first in a wide reaching influence peddling scandal which has been brought down on President Park Geun-hye.
The President of the Republic of Korea. Myung-bak and Geun-hye, two of the living formers, have been jailed for allegedly misconducting the government's financial with the corruption. Myung-bak was charged with corruption and grant a bribery to pardoning Samsung chairman, Lee Kun-hee. Geun-hye charged with corruption, corecion and abuse of power, which leads to her impeachment. She and her.
Former South Korean president Lee Myung-bak was taken to prison Wednesday to begin a 17-year term for bribery and embezzlement after losing an appeal against a lighter sentence. Several South.