South Korea’s Parliament voted for the impeachment of President Park Geun-Hye

В Южной Корее парламент проголосовал за импичмент президента Пак Кын Хе

South Korean President Park Geun-Hye, archive photo

South Korea’s Parliament has voted to start impeachment proceedings on President Park Geun-Hye. About it reports AP.

Their voices for the resignation of the President, which was caught in a corruption scandal gave 234 out of 300 MPs.

During voting, under the Parliament building held a mass rally.

Political scandal in South Korea broke out after the end of October the journalists of the cable channel JTBC found in the dumpster of one of the hotels Seoul the tablet found 200 secret documents 2012-2014. Among them were 44 draft speeches, Park Geun-Hye. It turned out that the speech rules Choi sung-SIL, which the opposition calls a “fortune teller”.

Investigators suspect her of meddling in Affairs of state and using his position for financial gain. After the publication of this information, the President of South Korea declared readiness ahead of schedule to leave the post.