/ Mar 10, 2017

Komeito agrees to cooperate with Koike's party in Tokyo poll

Komeito has broadly agreed to cooperate with the regional political party effectively led by Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike in the July 2 metropolitan assembly election, sources said Friday. Komeito, the partner of the Liberal Democratic Party in national politics, and Koike’s Tomin First no ...

South Korean court formally removes impeached Park

/ Mar 10, 2017

South Korean court formally removes impeached Park

In a historic and unanimous ruling Friday, South Korea’s Constitutional Court formally removed impeached President Park Geun-hye from office over a corruption scandal that has plunged the country into political turmoil. It capped a stunning fall for Park, the country’s first female leader, who ...

South Korean court to rule on Park's fate Friday

/ Mar 8, 2017

South Korean court to rule on Park's fate Friday

South Korea’s highest court said Wednesday it will rule this week on whether impeached President Park Geun-hye should permanently step down over a corruption scandal or be reinstated, a decision that could radically reshape the country’s political landscape. If the Constitutional Court formally unseats ...