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[Editorial] Expulsion date

A nationwide interest is whether the Constitutional Court will finalize the review on the parliamentary impeachment accord and publicize its decision before its President Park Han-chul’s term expires...

Updated : 2016.12.11 16:32

[Editorial] Lost 46 months

The fate of President Park Geun-hye has been handed over to nine justices at the Constitutional Court by the 300-seat National Assembly. It has been 46 days since her irregularities were exposed to ...

Updated : 2016.12.09 17:54

[Editorial] Politicians’ obligation

The National Assembly votes on the bill to impeach President Park Geun-hye on Friday. If it gets 200 or more votes, Park will be suspended from her duties and the Constitutional Court will have up to...

Updated : 2016.12.08 16:17

[Editorial] Loopholes in economy

The Park Geun-hye scandal has posed increased uncertainty over the economy, while the finance and business sectors are pinning hopes on the passage of a parliamentary bill to impeach her, to be voted...

Updated : 2016.12.07 16:16

[Editorial] Acting president

The impeachment clock is ticking. All things considered, the vote to impeach President Park Geun-hye is all but certain to proceed Friday and earn enough votes from lawmakers to pass the National Ass...

Updated : 2016.12.06 16:22

[Editorial] After impeachment vote

Over the past six weeks, President Park Geun-hye and Cheong Wa Dae might have destroyed some evidence on the allegations of the influence-peddling scandal involving her civilian friend Choi Soon-sil,...

Updated : 2016.12.05 16:16

[Editorial] Uncertainties abound

Opposition parties submitted a motion to impeach President Park Geun-hye, Saturday, vowing to get it through a full session of the National Assembly on Friday. The motion -- the second of its kind a...

Updated : 2016.12.04 16:09

[Editorial] Finding the truth

There are two things that must be done regarding the influence-peddling and corruption scandal involving President Park Geun-hye and her associates: Removing Park from her office and getting to the b...

Updated : 2016.12.02 16:58

[Editorial] Suspect's Constitution

In the wake of the Park Geun-hye scandal, the nation may face its seventh referendum next year. However, the possibility of this happening is very low. Nevertheless, it is feasible that the Saenuri ...

Updated : 2016.12.01 16:15

[Editorial] Park’s accomplices

President Park Geun-hye’s offer to leave her fate to the National Assembly – an apparent bid to avoid an impending impeachment and buy time – gives a clue to why her loyalists in the Saenuri Party re...

Updated : 2016.11.30 16:05

[Editorial] Just halt duties

Embattled President Park Geun-hye remains unblushing as she again rejected citizens’ demands for an “immediate” resignation in another public address on Tuesday. Instead, Park seemingly chose to fol...

Updated : 2016.11.29 15:03

[Editorial] Crucial week

The political crisis stemming from the Choi Soon-sil scandal has entered a crucial stage, with a set of important events scheduled for later this week. First, the National Assembly will launch its o...

Updated : 2016.11.28 14:53

[Editorial] Election mode

Time is up. The nation confirmed over the weekend that President Park Geun-hye has already been “impeached by citizens,” as the National Assembly fine-tunes plans to propose and vote on an impeachmen...

Updated : 2016.11.27 15:23

[Other view] How Trump can help Medicaid

President-elect Donald Trump has already stepped back from his campaign pledge to entirely repeal Obamacare, saying he’ll keep a couple of the law’s popular insurance protections. Soon enough, certai...

Updated : 2016.11.25 16:31

[Editorial] Investigators’ showdown

Citizens are closely watching the prosecution’s movements over its investigation into the Park Geun-hye scandal. The ongoing probe is offering a timely opportunity for the agency to regain some of it...

Updated : 2016.11.25 16:30