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New PPP Leader Vows to Provide ‘Big Tent’ for Opposition Presidential Candidates

New PPP Leader Vows to Provide ‘Big Tent’ for Opposition Presidential Candidates

SEOUL, June 14 (Korea Bizwire) — Lee Jun-seok, the main opposition People Power Party’s young new chairman, on Monday committed to provide a “big tent” for opposition presidential candidates from both inside and outside the party. “A (potential) integration of opposition forces centered on our party is coming into view,” Lee said during a meeting [...]

Lee Jun-seok Wins Surprise Victory to Head Main Opposition as Youngest-ever Leader

Lee Jun-seok Wins Surprise Victory to Head Main Opposition as Youngest-ever Leader

SEOUL, June 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Lee Jun-seok, a 36-year-old politician with no experience as a lawmaker, won a victory Friday to take the helm of the main opposition People Power Party (PPP) as the youngest-ever leader of a mainstream party in modern South Korean politics. Lee was announced the victor in the party’s convention [...]