Choo to Spur Joint Efforts for Park’s Resignation

After canceling her plan to hold a one-on-one meeting with President Park Geun-hye, the main opposition chief said she will cooperate with minor parties and civil society to establish an emergency body to respond to the current crisis.

Democratic Party(DP) Chairwoman Choo Mi-ae wrote on Facebook Tuesday that she apologizes if she created confusion and asked for the understanding of the opposition parties.

She said she will put in every effort for the resignation the president and normalization of state affairs.

She said her meeting with Park would have been to provide an ultimatum in a final negotiation, but she gave up her plan as she embraced concerns that it could lead to misunderstanding.

Choo announced Monday that she would meet Park the next day, but abruptly canceled the plan after facing strong resistance from party members.

Source: KBS World Radio