Ex-South Korea President Lee Myung-bak questioned on graft

Asia Pacific / Politics Mar 14, 2018

Ex-South Korea President Lee Myung-bak questioned on graft

Former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak was questioned over corruption Wednesday, the last of the country's living ex-leaders to be embroiled in a criminal inquiry. Allegations of graft involving the conservative 76-year-old's relatives and aides during his term have mounted in recent weeks as prosecutors ...

Editorials Jul 1, 2009

United front against North Korea

Prime Minister Taro Aso and South Korean President Lee Myung Bak agreed in their Sunday meeting in Tokyo that North Korea's nuclear and missile development programs pose a grave threat, and that Japan, South Korea and the United States must closely cooperate to counter ...