South Korea: Arrest warrant out for former president Park Gen-hye

A court in South Korea has issued an arrest warrant for impeached president Park Geun-hye. Park faced eight hours of questioning in court over accusations of bribery and abuse of power.

    A court in South Korea has issued an arrest warrant for impeached president Park Geun-hye.

    Park faced eight hours of questioning in court over accusations of bribery and abuse of power.

    Prosecutors accuse her of colluding with a friend to solicit bribes from big companies.

    Al Jazeera’s Yaara Bou Melhem reports from Seoul.


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