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South Korean president impeached

Protesters supporting South Korean President Park Geun-hye clash with riot policemen near the Constitutional Court in Seoul, South Korea. 

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Protesters supporting South Korean President Park Geun-hye clash with riot policemen near the Constitutional Court in Seoul, South Korea. Kyodo/via REUTERS

Protesters supporting South Korean President Park Geun-hye clash with riot policemen near the Constitutional Court in Seoul, South Korea. Kyodo/via REUTERS
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People celebrate after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted, in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People celebrate after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted, in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People celebrate after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted, in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A woman cries during a protest against South Korean President Park Geun-hye, a day before South Korea's Constitutional Court ruling on President Park Geun-hye's impeachment, in Seoul. The signs read "The constitutional court should accept her impeachment". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A woman cries during a protest against South Korean President Park Geun-hye, a day before South Korea's Constitutional Court ruling on President Park Geun-hye's impeachment, in Seoul. The signs read "The constitutional court should accept her...more

A woman cries during a protest against South Korean President Park Geun-hye, a day before South Korea's Constitutional Court ruling on President Park Geun-hye's impeachment, in Seoul. The signs read "The constitutional court should accept her impeachment". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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People react after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People react after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People react after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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People make a toast as they celebrate after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted, at a restaurant near the Presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea. The sign reads "We won". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People make a toast as they celebrate after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted, at a restaurant near the Presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea. The sign reads "We won". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People make a toast as they celebrate after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted, at a restaurant near the Presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea. The sign reads "We won". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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People react after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted, in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People react after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted, in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People react after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted, in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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South Korean acting Constitutional Court's Chief Judge Lee Jung-mi (top C) speaks during the final ruling of South Korean President Park Geun-hye's impeachment at the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Min-hee/Pool

South Korean acting Constitutional Court's Chief Judge Lee Jung-mi (top C) speaks during the final ruling of South Korean President Park Geun-hye's impeachment at the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Min-hee/Pool

South Korean acting Constitutional Court's Chief Judge Lee Jung-mi (top C) speaks during the final ruling of South Korean President Park Geun-hye's impeachment at the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Min-hee/Pool
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People attend a rally calling for impeached President Park Geun-hye's arrest in central Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People attend a rally calling for impeached President Park Geun-hye's arrest in central Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People attend a rally calling for impeached President Park Geun-hye's arrest in central Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A supporter of impeached President Park Geun-hye lies in front of a barricade of riot police during a protest after Park's impeachment was accepted, near the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A supporter of impeached President Park Geun-hye lies in front of a barricade of riot police during a protest after Park's impeachment was accepted, near the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A supporter of impeached President Park Geun-hye lies in front of a barricade of riot police during a protest after Park's impeachment was accepted, near the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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People decorated with LED bulbs perform during a rally calling for impeached President Park Geun-hye's arrest in central Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People decorated with LED bulbs perform during a rally calling for impeached President Park Geun-hye's arrest in central Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People decorated with LED bulbs perform during a rally calling for impeached President Park Geun-hye's arrest in central Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Impeached President Park Geun-hye's house is seen in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Impeached President Park Geun-hye's house is seen in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Impeached President Park Geun-hye's house is seen in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A man reacts after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A man reacts after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A man reacts after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Students attend a rally calling for impeached President Park Geun-hye's arrest in central Seoul. The headline of the newspaper reads "Expulsion of Park Geun-hye, People's victory". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Students attend a rally calling for impeached President Park Geun-hye's arrest in central Seoul. The headline of the newspaper reads "Expulsion of Park Geun-hye, People's victory". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Students attend a rally calling for impeached President Park Geun-hye's arrest in central Seoul. The headline of the newspaper reads "Expulsion of Park Geun-hye, People's victory". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Protesters supporting South Korean President Park Geun-hye clash with riot policemen near the Constitutional Court in Seoul. Kyodo/via REUTERS

Protesters supporting South Korean President Park Geun-hye clash with riot policemen near the Constitutional Court in Seoul. Kyodo/via REUTERS

Protesters supporting South Korean President Park Geun-hye clash with riot policemen near the Constitutional Court in Seoul. Kyodo/via REUTERS
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A view of the scene where a supporter of impeached President Park Geun-hye was injured during a protest after Park's impeachment was accepted, near the Constitutional Court in Seoul. The protester later died in hospital, local media reported. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A view of the scene where a supporter of impeached President Park Geun-hye was injured during a protest after Park's impeachment was accepted, near the Constitutional Court in Seoul. The protester later died in hospital, local media reported....more

A view of the scene where a supporter of impeached President Park Geun-hye was injured during a protest after Park's impeachment was accepted, near the Constitutional Court in Seoul. The protester later died in hospital, local media reported. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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People attend a rally calling for impeached President Park Geun-hye's arrest in central Seoul. The sign reads "Clean up deep-rooted evils, Change of regime". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People attend a rally calling for impeached President Park Geun-hye's arrest in central Seoul. The sign reads "Clean up deep-rooted evils, Change of regime". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People attend a rally calling for impeached President Park Geun-hye's arrest in central Seoul. The sign reads "Clean up deep-rooted evils, Change of regime". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A man reacts after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A man reacts after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A man reacts after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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The Presidential Blue House is seen in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

The Presidential Blue House is seen in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

The Presidential Blue House is seen in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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People celebrate after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted, in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People celebrate after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted, in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People celebrate after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted, in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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People listen to the Constitutional Court ruling on President Park Geun-hye's impeachment in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People listen to the Constitutional Court ruling on President Park Geun-hye's impeachment in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People listen to the Constitutional Court ruling on President Park Geun-hye's impeachment in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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People celebrate after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People celebrate after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People celebrate after hearing that President Park Geun-hye's impeachment was accepted in front of the Constitutional Court in Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A sign that reads "Park Geun-hye is impeached, We won" is seen on the back of a dog during a rally calling for impeached President Park Geun-hye's arrest in central Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A sign that reads "Park Geun-hye is impeached, We won" is seen on the back of a dog during a rally calling for impeached President Park Geun-hye's arrest in central Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A sign that reads "Park Geun-hye is impeached, We won" is seen on the back of a dog during a rally calling for impeached President Park Geun-hye's arrest in central Seoul. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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