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South Korea’s ruling party selects Lee Jae-myung as its candidate for Presidential Election


  • South Korea’s ruling Democratic Party has selected the governor of Gyeonggi Province, Lee Jae-myung, as its candidate for the Presidential Election next March. 
  • The Democratic Party, which supports President Moon Jae-in, announced the final results of its presidential primaries in the Capital, Seoul. 
  • The primaries were conducted at 11 locations across South Korea.  
  • The party says Lee gained an overall majority.