Lee Man-hee, leader of the Shincheonji Church of Jesus. File photo: AFP Lee Man-hee, leader of the Shincheonji Church of Jesus. File photo: AFP
Lee Man-hee, leader of the Shincheonji Church of Jesus. File photo: AFP

Shincheonji leader cleared of blocking South Korea’s coronavirus prevention effort

  • However Lee Man-hee was convicted of embezzling billions of won from his organisation and given a suspended prison sentence
  • The Shincheonji Church of Jesus was at the centre of controversy early last year when it accounted for more than half of South Korea’s infections

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Lee Man-hee, leader of the Shincheonji Church of Jesus. File photo: AFP Lee Man-hee, leader of the Shincheonji Church of Jesus. File photo: AFP
Lee Man-hee, leader of the Shincheonji Church of Jesus. File photo: AFP
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