Moon appoints new prosecutor general

By Yonhap
  • Published : Jul 16, 2019 - 15:11
  • Updated : Jul 16, 2019 - 15:27

President Moon Jae-in appointed Yoon Seok-youl, a reform-minded veteran prosecutor, as new prosecution chief Tuesday, his office announced.


The president authorized the appointment of Yoon as prosecutor general, but Yoon's two-year tenure will begin next Thursday, one day after the term of the outgoing prosecutor general Moon Moo-il is to end, according to Cheong Wa Dae. (Yonhap)



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