Choi Soon-sil, the close confidante of South Korea's ousted president Park Geun-hye. Photo: AFP

South Korea prosecutors demand 25 years jail for ex-president’s friend in corruption scandal

Choi Soon-sil is accused of colluding with Park Guen-hye to extort millions of dollars from conglomerates, and using her connection with the president to meddle in state affairs

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Choi Soon-sil, the close confidante of South Korea's ousted president Park Geun-hye. Photo: AFP
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