The Upcoming South Korean Presidential Election, December 19th 2012

The Upcoming South Korean Presidential Election

It’s presidential election season in South Korea. Following U.S. president Obama’s re-election, and in the wake of current President Lee Myung-bak’s streak of enormous unpopularity, 3 remaining souls compete for who will get to pave the way for Korea’s next 5 presidential years. In the first political piece for KoreaBlogs.net, allow us to introduce you to the candidates, the issues, and the international circumstances surrounding this election.… Read the rest