A poster showing portraits of Park Geun-hye, Choi Soon-sil, her jailed confidante, and Lee Jae-yong, vice-chairman of Samsung. Photo: AP

What next for South Korea? Optimism and uncertainty follow Park Geun-hye’s dismissal from office

Elections could be held as early as May 9 and complex challenges – both domestic and international – will confront whoever replaces Park in the Blue House

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A poster showing portraits of Park Geun-hye, Choi Soon-sil, her jailed confidante, and Lee Jae-yong, vice-chairman of Samsung. Photo: AP
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