South Korea Presidential Election

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Supporters of Park Geun Hye, the president-elect from the ruling New... News PhotoAsia,Candidate,Celebration,Democracy,Domination,East Asia,Economy,Election,Environment,Father,Government,Holding,Horizontal,Park Chung-Hee,Park Geun-hye,Politics,Portrait,President,Presidential Candidate,Presidential Election,Seoul,South Korea,Supporter,VotingPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergSupporters of Park Geun Hye, the president-elect from the ruling New Frontier Party, celebrate as they also hold a portrait of Park's father, the late president Park Chung Hee, center, in Seoul, South Korea, on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012. Park was elected president of South Korea, becoming the first woman to lead Asia’s fourth- biggest economy more than 30 years after her father’s reign as dictator ended with his assassination. Photographer: Jean Chung/Bloomberg via Getty Images