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Buckle Up, Korea: Presidency May Hinge on Three Votes in 60 Days

  • Three of five top candidates from Democratic Party of Korea
  • Primary seen as ‘mini version of the presidential election’

The race to run South Korea may suddenly shift into high gear.

As early as next month, the Constitutional Court may rule on whether to uphold the impeachment of suspended President Park Geun-hye. If it does, it will trigger an election to replace her within 60 days.