The North Korean authorities sentenced to death the former South Korean President Park Geun-Hye, as well as the head of the intelligence Department in her government, which is accused of plotting the elimination of North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN.
About it writes on Wednesday, June 28, the news Agency Reuters citing North Korean state news Agency KCNA.
According to a source, the plot was drawn up in 2015, and «traitor» pack «worthy of death». On what basis was such a conclusion, the newspaper reported.
Reuters reminds that earlier, a certain Japanese newspaper confirmed that the former leader of South Korea really approved the plan for regime change in North Korea and overthrow Kim Jong-UN.
Recall that in March this year, a Seoul court issued a warrant for the arrest of Park Geun-Hye, recognized guilty of bribery, abuse of power and rendering illegal pressure and leaking of state secrets. Just in relation to the ex-head of state indicted on 13 counts.
The scandal erupted last fall, when the media reported that for several years, Park Geun-Hye devoted to state Affairs his girlfriend Choi sung-SIL, which, according to the suspicions, influenced the course of government decision-making.
In addition, Choi sung-SIL has put pressure on large companies so that they transferred money to affiliated funds. Thus was obtained tens of millions of dollars.
The country’s opposition claims that the former head of state was involved in corruption schemes. In December the Parliament voted for impeachment, Park Geun-Hye, and on March 10 approved by the constitutional court.
Park Geun-Hye was third after the Roh Tae-Woo and Chun Doo-hwan ex-President against whom a criminal investigation was opened.