TITLE

Start This Party Right?

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, B.J.
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);5/31/2004 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 143 Issue 22, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Speculates on the political future of South Korean president Roh Moo Hyun. Background on how Hyun survived an effort to impeach him by the conservative opposition party; Details of the election victory of Hyun's Uri Party; Discussion of the challenges Hyun faces in keeping the support of Uri members; Report that many South Koreans oppose Hyun's plan to send troops to Iraq; Claim that economic reform proposals by Uri members could threaten the South Korean economy.
ACCESSION #
13243164

 

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