Tens of thousands of protesters demand resignation from South Korean president

Tens of thousands of protesters demand resignation from South Korean president
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Embattled South Korean President Park Geun-hye faced at least 40,000 angry protesters demanding her resignation in Seoul on Saturday. Park is accused of giving an old friend, Choi Soon-sil, undue influence in state affairs.

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