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Ousted South Korean president Park Geun-hye sentenced to eight years

The Seoul Central District Court handed Park six years on the spy fund charges.


Ousted South Korean president Park Geun-hye was sentenced to eight years in prison today on charges including illegally receiving funds from the country's spy agency, a court said.

The Seoul Central District Court handed Park six years on the spy fund charges, and two further years in jail for improperly intervening in the selection of parliamentary election candidates.

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