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Seoul – South Korea Prosecutor Seeks Arrest Of Samsung Chief For Bribery

January 16, 2017 at 07:50 AM
Seoul - South Korea's special prosecutor on Monday sought a warrant to arrest the head of Samsung Group [SAGR.UL], the country's largest conglomerate, accusing him of paying multi-million dollar bribes to a friend of President Park Geun-hye. Investigators had grilled Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee for 22 straight hours last week as a suspect in a corruption scandal, which last month led to...

Kyrgyzstan – Turkish Airlines Plane Crashes Into Homes Near Bishkek Killing 37

January 16, 2017 at 07:31 AM
Kyrgyzstan - A Turkish cargo jet crashed near Kyrgyzstan's Manas airport on Monday, killing at least 37 people, most of them residents of a village struck by the Boeing 747 as it tried to land in dense fog, Kyrgyz officials said. According to the airport administration, the plane was supposed to make a stopover at Manas, near the capital city Bishkek, on its way from Hong Kong to Istanbul. It...

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