Round-up: Today’s top stories in the morning papers in Korea (July 12, 2016)
1. Lee Myung-bak, the former president of South Korea, met with Han Seon-gyo, the lawmaker of Saenuri Party, appraised the President’s Park Geun-hye’s ability to run a government. Lee made a critical comment against Park, saying, ‘I was not good at running a government but she is even worse.’
He knows that. Koreans are the only ones who suffer from this consequence.
2. Han Seon-gyo, the lawmaker of Saenuri Party, recalled the moment when he met with President Park for a luncheon and shook hands with her at Chungwadae. He said ‘he felt sister-like warmth when he had a handshake with President Park. ‘
She must be happy because she has many brothers. However, that does not mean that I am jealous.