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South Korea's Moon to hold news conference, name key aides - parliament official
May 10, 2017 / 12:42 AM / 6 months ago

South Korea's Moon to hold news conference, name key aides - parliament official

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in will hold a news conference at 2:30 p.m. (0530 GMT) on Wednesday at the presidential Blue House, a parliament official told Reuters.

South Korea's President Moon Jae-in arrives at the National Cemetery in Seoul, South Korea, May 10, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

It will be his first news conference since Moon was confirmed as president by the National Election Commission earlier on Wednesday.

Moon will also name officials to the key positions of prime minister, head of the National Intelligence Service, chief of staff, and chief bodyguard, the parliament official said.

Reporting by Christine Kim; Editing by Paul Tait

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