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South Korea's ruling party suffers devastating defeat in mayoral elections

South Korea's conservative opposition won landslide victories in votes for the mayors of the country's two biggest cities, results showed Thursday, in a bad sign for Moon Jae-in's Democratic Party a year before the next presidential poll.
South Korea's ruling party suffers devastating defeat in mayoral elections
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Crushing poll defeats for South Korea's ruling party

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South Korean attempts to engage with North Korea in doubt after hefty defeats for ruling party

South Korea's attempts to reach out to Pyongyang have been thrown into doubt after the ruling party suffered resounding defeats in two key mayoral elections on Wednesday. Voters punished the government of Moon Jae-in for a series of political mis-steps including a slow roll-out of coronavirus vaccines, failed economic policies, and scandals over property and sexual harassment. The Democratic party lost the bellwether by-elections for the mayoral…

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South Korea ruling party suffers crushing defeat in mayoral vote

South Korea's Democratic Party has suffered a crushing defeat in mayoral elections in Seoul and Busan.

3 days ago|United Kingdom
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South Korea's ruling party suffers devastating defeat in mayoral elections

South Korean President Moon Jae-in's ruling party suffered a devastating defeat in a special election for key mayoral posts amid political scandals and policy blunders, vote counts showed on Thursday.

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South Korea's opposition party wins 2 key local elections

South Korea's conservative opposition party has won sweeping victories in mayoral byelections in the country's two biggest cities, votes seen as a test of public sentiment ahead of next year's presidential election.

3 days ago|Toronto, Canada
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South Korea’s opposition party wins 2 key local elections

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korea’s conservative opposition party has won sweeping victories in mayoral by-elections in the country’s two biggest cities, votes seen as a test of public sentiment ahead of next year’s presidential election.Oh Se-hoon of the opposition People Power Party won 57.5% of the votes ...

3 days ago|Washington, United States
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South Korea's opposition party wins 2 key local elections

South Korea’s conservative opposition party has won sweeping victories in mayoral by-elections in the country’s two biggest cities

3 days ago|United States
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Election Rout Signals a Shift in South Korea’s Political Scene

Conservative opposition candidates won two mayoral races that were seen as a referendum on President Moon Jae-in and a bellwether for next year’s presidential contest.

3 days ago|New York, United States
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South Korea’s ruling party loses key mayoral election races

South Korean President Moon Jae-in’s ruling party suffered a devastating defeat in a special election for key mayoral posts amid political scandals and policy blunders, vote counts showed on Thursday.Millions of South Koreans went to the polls on Wednesday to elect chiefs of the country’s two largest cities, the capital Seoul and port city of Busan, among 21 local offices up for grabs.The election was widely seen a key barometer for potential po…

3 days ago|Hong Kong
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South Korea's opposition party wins 2 key local elections

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — South Korea’s conservative opposition party has won sweeping victories in mayoral byelections in the country’s two biggest cities, votes seen as a test of public sentiment ahead of next year’s presidential election.Oh Se-hoon of the opposition People Power Party won 57.5% of the votes cast in Wednesday’s election in Seoul, the capital city, according to the final vote tally released by the National Election Commission…

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