South Korea elects opposition conservative Yoon Suk Yeol to be next president

In a nail-biting vote, the opposition leader won 48.56% of the ballot share, ahead of Lee’s 47.83%, with 99.99% of the total votes counted, South Korea’s National Election Commission said on Thursday. Incumbent Moon Jae-in was not allowed to run for a second term as the presidency is a single term of five years in … Read more