Park Geun-hye arrives at a court in Seoul last year. Photo: AFP

Appeal court extends sentence of former South Korea president Park Geun-hye to 25 years

The Seoul High Court finds that Park colluded with a friend, Choi Soon-sil, to receive tens of billions of won from major conglomerates to help Choi’s family and fund non-profit foundations owned by her

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Park Geun-hye arrives at a court in Seoul last year. Photo: AFP
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