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[VIDEO NEWS] The merger of the People's Party and Bareun Party and Ahn Cheol-soo’s status as People’s Party head

Jan 03,2018
1) Rep. Lee Dong-sup (People’s Party): “The results of the vote are 44,706 (74.6%) in favor and 15,205 (25.4%) against.”

2) Rep. Lee Dong-sup (People’s Party): “In conclusion, based on a party-wide vote of confidence on People’s Party’s head Ahn Cheol-soo and his proposal to unite the party with the Bareun Party, we declare the finalization of the merger.”

3) As the result was being announced, an unidentified middle-aged man infiltrated the People’s Party headquarters and tried attacking Rep. Lee.

4) He was restrained by other party members as he hurled a string of expletives at Lee.

Video sourced from JTBC / JoongAng Ilbo
Produced by Kim Soo-ji
Translated by Kim Hyeon-sung
Edited by Matthew Silberman