TITLE

LETTER FROM SOUTH KOREA

AUTHOR(S)
Shaplen, Robert
PUB. DATE
November 1980
SOURCE
New Yorker;11/17/1980, Vol. 56 Issue 39, p174
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reflects on the assassination of President Park Chung Hee, an authoritarian president of South Korea, by the chief of his own intelligence agency. It states that the death of President Park Chung Hee has brought significant changes in the political system in South Korea. South Korea has been focusing on the implementation of its "purification" program which aims at providing democratic welfare.
ACCESSION #
23341286

 

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