Park Apologizes Before Questioning Over South Korea Scandal

Former South Korean leader Park Geun-hye pledged to cooperate with investigators before facing hours of questioning for the first time over a corruption scandal that ended her presidency.

Park is expected to return home after the interrogation, which could continue until after midnight, Yonhap News reported, citing an unidentified person at the prosecutors’ office. Flanked by two lawyers, she has responded to every question and her answers have been within authorities’ expectations, according to the report.

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