Find out who is sworn in as South Korea's new President

  • What: Conservative Yoon Suk Yeol took charge as the President of South Korea on Tuesday, facing political challenges in terms of domestic policies and foreign relations.

  • How: Yeol, a former top prosecutor, took charge at midnight by taking command of South Korea's 555,000-member military and eceiving a briefing on North Korea from the military chief.

  • What next: Yeol, who won elections in March, is an advocate of a more hardline approach towards North Korea. Surveys have shown that less than 60% of the respondents believed that he will do well.


Subscribe to us

Thanks for submitting!

  • Instagram
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Facebook




the breif bulletin logo