Cho Kuk after offering his resignation as justice minister. Photo: AP

South Korean justice minister Cho Kuk quits after corruption scandal provoked mass protests

  • Since Cho’s appointment, huge crowds have taken to the streets – both against and in support of the former law professor
  • Cho is the subject of investigations into his family’s financial investments and the university admissions of his children
Topic |   South Korea

TOP PICKS

Cho Kuk after offering his resignation as justice minister. Photo: AP
READ FULL ARTICLE