Confidante of disgraced South Korean president sentenced to 20 years in jail
Choi Soon-sil Sentenced to 20 Years in Jail
World News - SEOUL Choi Soon Sil - a friend of former South Korean leader Park Geun Hye - who was at the centre of an influence-peddling scandal, has been sentenced to 20 years in jail, a Seoul court said yesterday. Choi, a confidante of Park, was convicted of receiving bribes from... Read more at www.tnp.sg
20-Year Sentence for Woman Linked to Former S. Korean President
Choi Soon-sil had no government position, but great influence over former president Park Geun-hye. A South Korean court found Choi guilty of charges including bribery and abuse of power.
SEOUL • The daughter of a shadowy religious figure, 61-year-old Choi Soon Sil has been at the side of now-ousted South Korean president Park Geun Hye for decades, bound to the politician by her father.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
The “female Rasputin” at the heart of the corruption scandal that brought down a South Korean president was sentenced to 20 years in prison today in the lat
The secret confidante of ousted South Korean president Park Geun-hye was convicted Tuesday and jailed for 20 years for her key role in the scandal that brought down the head of state.
: THE BUSINESS TIMES Government & Economy - [SEOUL] The friend of former South Korean leader Park Geun-hye who was at the centre of an influence-peddling scandal that rocked the country's business and political elite has been sentenced to 20 years in jail, a Seoul court said on Tuesday.. Read more at The Business Times.
Choi Soon-sil, 61, was at the center of the corruption scandal that brought down President Park Geun-hye last year.
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