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South Korean prosecutors seek 30-year jail term for Park

SEOUL/TOKYO — South Korean prosecutors on Tuesday sought a 30-year prison term for former President Park Geun-hye over her role in a high-profile corruption scandal that has shaken the country’s business and political establishment. At a hearing at the Seoul Central District Court, prosecutors also demanded that Park, 66, pay fines totaling 118.5 billion won ($110 […]