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Park Geun-hye elected South Korea’s 1st female president

South Korean presidential candidate Park Geun-Hye of the ruling Saenuri Party waves to supporters after arriving at the party headquarters in Seoul on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012. (AP Photo/Kim Jae-hwan, Pool)

South Korean presidential election a historic moment for women Washington Post South Korean presidential election a historic moment for women. Park Geun-hye’s victory is a symbolic breakthrough in this country long dominated by boardrooms of men and ranked just slightly ahead of most Islamic countries when it comes to gender …

Park Geun-hye elected South Korea’s 1st female president Washington Post SEOUL, South Korea — Park Geun-hye’s election as South Korea’s first female president could mean a new drive to start talks with bitter rival North Korea, though it’s unclear how much further she will go than the hard-line incumbent, a member of her …

Dictator’s daughter Park elected South Korea’s first female president Washington Times South Korea’s presidential candidate Park Geun-Hye of ruling Saenuri Party, waves to supporters South Korea’s presidential candidate Park Geun-Hye of ruling Saenuri Party, waves to supporters after arriving at the party headquarters in Seoul, South …

South Korea’s Historic Presidential Election … abcnews.go.com South Korea’s Historic Presidential Election. Park Geun-Hye, the daughter of a former …

Ex-Dictator’s Daughter Elected President as South Korea Rejects Sharp Change New York Times “This is a victory for the people’s wish to overcome crises and revive the economy,” Ms. Park, 60, told her cheering supporters, who gathered in freezing weather in downtown Seoul to celebrate a woman whose steeliness in the face of adversity is legend …

Park wins South Korea presidency, to be first woman leader Reuters With more than 88 percent of the votes counted, Park led with 51.6 percent to 48 percent for her left-wing challenger, human rights lawyer Moon Jae-in, giving her an unassailable lead that forced Moon to concede. Her raucous, jubilant supporters braved …

South Korea votes in 1st female president abc7.com South Korea’s presidential candidate Park Geun-hye of ruling Saenuri Party waves to her supporters during her presidential election campaign in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Dec. 7, 2012. South Korea’s presidential election is scheduled for Dec. 19.

South Korea votes in first woman President TODAYonline SEOUL – Ruling party candidate Park Geun Hye has become South Korea’s first female President, making an emotional return to the nation’s presidential mansion more than three decades after she left it following the assassination of her father. Ms Park …

Park wins South Korea presidency, to be first woman leader Yahoo! News (blog) Reuters/Reuters – South Korea’s presidential candidate Park Geun-hye (bottom C) of conservative and right wing ruling Saenuri Party waves to supporters during an election campaign rally in front of a railway…

South Korea Could Elect First Woman President … newsy.com South Korea\’s conservative candidate is favored to become win the country\’s first female …

Former dictator’s daughter is elected S-Korea’s first female Prez Firstpost When Park Geun-hye last lived in the presidential Blue House more than 30 years ago, she was a young, stand-in first lady, serving after the assassination of her mother and before the killing of her dictator father. After defeating Moon Jae-in in …

South Korea elects first female president aljazeera.com South Korea elects first female president  The election was marked by a high turnout of 

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