South Korea

South Korean New Networks Projecting Park Gyeun-hye as Winner of Presidential Election

Ruling party to remain in power

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With partial returns counted, several broadcast networks in South Korea project Park Gyeun-hye will win the country's election, making her the country's first female president.

Three major broadcast networks are predicting Park Gyeun-hye of the conservative Saenuri Party will defeat Moon Jae-in, the candidate of Democratic United Party.