Liberal son of war refugees projected to win
KOAM-TVLiberal son of war refugees projected to win S. Korea voteKOAM-TVFILE - In this May 23, 2009 file photo, South Korean presidential candidate Moon Jae-in, second left, of the Democratic Party, carries a portrait of former South Korea President Roh Moo-hyun during Roh's funeral near th... (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File).and more »
Posted on 6 May 2017 | 1:39 am
The pledge conundrum - 동아일보
The pledge conundrum동아일보As the presidential candidate for the Democratic Party, former President Roh Moo-hyun announced his pledge to relocate administrative bodies to the Chungcheong provinces on Sept. 30, 2002 when he was campaigning at the pledged region. It was only ...
Posted on 5 May 2017 | 4:24 pm
South Korea Holds A Presidential Election
Washington PostSouth Korea Holds A Presidential Election Next WeekJefferson Public RadioHe was the chief of staff, and he was also a very close friend of Roh Moo-Hyun. FRAYER: That's Kim Jiyoon, a research fellow at Seoul's ASAN Institute. She says Moon is likely to revive his late friend's Sunshine Policy of dialogue and economic aid to ...The Korean Peninsula's Other High-Stakes DramaThe AtlanticNext South Korean president likely to ease stance on NorthNew Jersey HeraldCan South Korea's Moon make 'sunshine' again with defiant North?ReutersWashington Postall 4,198 news articles »
Posted on 5 May 2017 | 11:56 am
Waxing Moon set for South Korea presidency -
Daily MailWaxing Moon set for South Korea presidencyDaily MailThe irony is that he was once chief of staff to liberal president Roh Moo-Hyun, who committed suicide in 2009 after being questioned over graft allegations. "Corruption is the biggest issue in South Korean politics," says Robert Kelly of Pusan National ...and more »
Posted on 4 May 2017 | 8:47 pm
N. Korea again dominates S. Korea's
WOKVN. Korea again dominates S. Korea's presidential electionWOKVMoon was chief of staff for late liberal President Roh Moo-hyun, who continued the "sunshine" policy of engaging with the North started by his predecessor President Kim Dae-jung. During his 2003-2008 term, Roh pushed to ease animosity with cross-border ...The NegotiatorTIMEMoon Jae-in, South Korea's likely president, to challenge Donald Trump policiesWashington TimesSouth Korean vote in play as presidential campaign winds upNikkei Asian ReviewThe Asia Sentinelall 101 news articles »
Posted on 4 May 2017 | 6:56 pm
Neutral duty in election
In 2004, then-President Roh Moo-hyun came close to impeachment for his remarks wishing his party would do well in parliamentary elections. The then-opposition Grand National Party (GNP) accused Roh of violating the Election Law that obligates all ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:37 pm
Asia Culture Center to hold children's play
The construction of the ACC, a multipurpose cultural facility, began in 2008 as part of then President Roh Moo-hyun's plan to foster Gwangju as a mecca of culture and arts in Asia. The four-story building will be home to various facilities for introducing ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:11 pm
NPAD calls for expansion in scope of family
The proposal came as part of Moon’s four initiatives, which included calls for the government to resume inter-Korea business, expand civilian exchanges and honor former inter-Korean agreements from the former Roh Moo-hyun and Kim Dae-jung administrations.
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 7:46 pm
Surprise apology by North Korea as historic
The talks were at the highest level between the two Koreas other than the 2000 summit between Kim Jong-il and Kim Dae-jung and an October 2007 summit between Kim Jong-il and Kim Dae-jung's successor, Roh Moo-hyun. Both those summits were in Pyongyang.
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 11:44 am
Korea's supreme court upholds prison term
Han and other members of the opposition have accused President Park Geun-hye's administration of gunning down her political rivals, particularly those who had been in the inner circles of former President Roh Moo-hyun. "I hope the political retribution ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 12:18 pm