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Ex-President Roh Tae-woo dies

General 15:21 October 26, 2021
Ex-President Roh Tae-woo dies
Ex-President Roh Tae-woo dies

Roh Tae-woo, the ruling party's candidate for the 1987 presidential election, announces a plan in Seoul to impose a series of democratic reforms, in this file photo dated June 29, 1987. The June 29 Declaration introduced a direct vote for president and promised to release political prisoners. Roh, who served as president from 1988-93, died on Oct. 26, 2021, at the age of 88. Roh was recently admitted to a hospital after his health deteriorated but failed to recover, his aides said. (Yonhap)

15:21 October 26, 2021
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