- no chr.!
Calls for the ouster of President Park Geun-hye continued to echo in the streets, on the last day of 2016, with 1 million protesters gathering in central Seoul.
The number of participants in Saturday night’s rally brought the cumulative number of people who have attended the protests since October to 10 million, according to rally organizers...
During the protest, rally-goers marched up to a point 100 meters from the presidential office of Cheong Wa Dae, the acting president’s office and the Constitutional Court, while demanding Park be punished and for a swift decision from the court.
A festive mood spread across the grounds as it was the last day of the year. Participants enjoyed cultural performances(an impressive example you'll get here) and events, including firecrackers and laser shows.
After the rally was over, a lot of the citizens remained to watch the symbolical New Year’s Eve bell-ringing ceremony at Bosingak, a large bell pavilion at Jongno in central Seoul to welcome the New Year...(source: Korea Herald, 1.01)
Finally here you'll get KCTU's report in Korean, incl. lots of pics.